For how long is an uncashed personal check valid?

Answer The law allows, but it is not required, for a bank to refuse to cash a personal check that is more than six months old. In order to avoid this, it is best to have the check cashed or deposited imme... Read More »

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How long is a UK personal check valid?

A UK personal check is valid legally for six years. However, UK banks commonly reject checks that are over six months old to protect the person who wrote the check.Source:UK Payments Administration... Read More »

How long is a personal check valid?

Although different banks pose different rules on personal check cashing, the validity of a personal check is 180 days. After 180 days, the bank has the option to cash the check or to refuse payment... Read More »

How long is an Australian personal check valid?

In Australia, a personal cheque remains valid for 15 months. After this time, the cheque is considered "stale" and banks will refuse to cash it. A cheque may also be "dishonored" if it's post-dated... Read More »

How long is a personal check valid in Florida?

In Florida, a check becomes stale-dated after 180 days. This means that a bank is not required to cash the check. However, because many machines that process checks do not read the dates, cashing a... Read More »