How long will a bank honor a check?

Answer According to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), banks will honor a check up to six months after it was written. However, if the check has a "valid until" date, the bank will honor it... Read More »

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How long does a bank honor a check?

According to the State of New York Banking Department, a personal check is valid for 6 months. After 6 months, the bank is not obligated to cash the check.Source:State of New York Banking Department

How long does it take a bank to get a check through a machine?

How long it takes a bank to get a check you deposit in an ATM varies. Some ATM networks, like NYCE Corp., require banks to retrieve checks within a certain amount of time, such as 24 hours. Other A... Read More »

For how long is a bank check good?

A bank check is a cashier's check. These checks never expire; however, if a cashier's check is not cashed for 2 or 3 years, it can be turned over to the state as unclaimed property. The check can s... Read More »

How long should it take a bank to clear a check?

The amount of time it takes for a bank to clear a check depends on the method it was sent to the bank. If it was sent electronically, it clears automatically. If it has to be run manually, it takes... Read More »