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    Ordering Bank Checks

    I'm about out of checks for my checking account and last time I ordered through Checks Unlimited it seemed like the box size had gotten smaller and the cost higher. Have been looking around a bit and noticed Wal Mart seems to have some good values. Wondering if anybody has had experience with them and how has it gone? Also any ideas on other sites to go to? Certainly security is important on this.



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    Re: Ordering Bank Checks

    you could always just order checks from your bank...


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    Re: Ordering Bank Checks

    Quote Originally Posted by Daserop View Post
    you could always just order checks from your bank...
    Fee generation tool for banks. Quite expensive relatively speaking.



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    Re: Ordering Bank Checks

    Quote Originally Posted by Bobber View Post
    Fee generation tool for banks. Quite expensive relatively speaking.
    oh....ours are free....i thought that was the norm.


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    Re: Ordering Bank Checks

    Quote Originally Posted by Bobber View Post
    Fee generation tool for banks. Quite expensive relatively speaking.
    Free for me with USBank.


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    Re: Ordering Bank Checks

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    Free for me with USBank.
    I'm with USBank and they charge me for a box of checks.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclones_R_GR8 View Post
    I'm with USBank and they charge me for a box of checks.
    I should clarify... it's free with the Platinum Checking Account, which is what I have.


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    Re: Ordering Bank Checks

    do you still get check with the carbon copy? That i know costs people a lot now-a-days.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Daserop View Post
    do you still get check with the carbon copy? That i know costs people a lot now-a-days.
    Nope. Single checks. I think box cost $20 at the local bank(I'm in the interest bearing account, so maybe that's why they charge). Can buy at least 2 to 3 boxes of checks from outside vendors for that.



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    Re: Ordering Bank Checks

    1. Get a new bank.
    2. Who still writes checks?



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    Re: Ordering Bank Checks

    Quote Originally Posted by JWIL4CY View Post
    1. Get a new bank.
    2. Who still writes checks?
    I do for rent.

    That's it.

    Hate it when people write checks at stores. Join the 21st century and get a damn debit card



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    Quote Originally Posted by WhatchaGonnaDo View Post
    I do for rent.

    That's it.

    Hate it when people write checks at stores. Join the 21st century and get a damn debit card
    Oh I do (however I avoid debit cards and use credit cards). I just write checks at home. Have not jumped on the electronic transfer out of bank account bandwagon partially because I like to look at the bills and feel it helps me control spending.



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    Re: Ordering Bank Checks

    Quote Originally Posted by Bobber View Post
    Oh I do (however I avoid debit cards and use credit cards). I just write checks at home. Have not jumped on the electronic transfer out of bank account bandwagon partially because I like to look at the bills and feel it helps me control spending.
    I get that, but I'm still paperless. EFT doesn't have to be automatic.



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    Re: Ordering Bank Checks

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    Oh I do (however I avoid debit cards and use credit cards). I just write checks at home. Have not jumped on the electronic transfer out of bank account bandwagon partially because I like to look at the bills and feel it helps me control spending.
    same here.


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    Re: Ordering Bank Checks

    Quote Originally Posted by WhatchaGonnaDo View Post
    I do for rent.

    That's it.

    Hate it when people write checks at stores. Join the 21st century and get a damn debit card
    Hate it when people use debit cards at stores. Join the 2010s and get a damn tap-and-pay virtual wallet. I'm tired of getting stuck behind you stooges that waste time fumbling around looking for your debit card, having to re-scan it because the magnetic strip is dirty or cracked, and scribbling your signature down or keying in your PIN.



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