I'm designing some logos and other branding for a client. After I finished the logo, I asked him if he would like to use paypal or another digital method of payment. He said he'd like to do a wire tranfer, so I talked with my bank and they told me what info I should and shouldn't give him for that. Later on today, the gentlemen tells me that his bank couldn't tranfer it for some reason and he said his bank is sending me a check that will arrive a week from now. I tell him that there are other methods like he could use USPS and just put a check in the mail and for him to ask for a tracking number so I can use that as confirmation. Long story short, the guy is using this platform(Thumbtack), but acts like he can't use a digital form of payment for his company he is paying through. I don't want to think the worst, but it's starting to look more and more like I could be getting scammed. Should I tell him that I can't finish my work until payment is received or should I just take him at his word and see if it works out and continue working?
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