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Anonymous asked in Business & FinancePersonal Finance · 1 decade ago

How long until a personal check is cashed before it's void?

I wrote a [rather large] check at the beginning of June that hasn't been cashed - is it voided after 90 days or something?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Unless the check has an expiration date printed on it, it never officially expires. However, banks are never required to accept checks they consider 'stale'. Most banks use 6 months as the cutoff.

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  • 1 decade ago

    A check is considered stale-dated after 6 months from the date on the check. A teller should catch that before they try to cash it because stale-dated checked almost always get returned because of the date. Many business checks say on the front of the check if they are void after 60 or 90 days and many rebate checks don't even have a date they just say "void if cashed after XXX, 200X"

  • rapko
    Lv 4
    3 years ago

    How Long Before Checks Expire

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  • 5 years ago

    According to Bank of America on September 10th, 2014, if you issued the check in good faith, regarless of age or any information on the front of the check, it can be cashed. Hey, it only took 7 years for the check to get cashed.....There is no such thing as "stale"

  • 1 decade ago

    According to bankersonline.com, six months.

    "A bank is under no obligation to a customer having a checking account to pay a check, other than a certified check, which is presented more than six months after its date, but it may charge its customer's account for a payment made thereafter in good faith."

    Hope I could help!

    Source(s): bankersonline.com
  • 1 decade ago

    I think it's 60 or 90 days. One of those. Might depend on the bank.

  • 1 decade ago

    No, but I'd call who ever you wrote it to and ask why it has not been cashed.

  • valda
    Lv 4
    3 years ago

    That is a tricky question..

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