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How to Order Check-Writing Checks


Step
1

Get Prepared

Confirm your account is set up with the check-writing option. If you’re not sure, contact your financial advisor.

Step
2

Submit the Request

Do it online:

  1. Go to My Accounts.
  2. Sign in to your account.
  3. Click Profile & Settings.
  4. Under Other, next to Money Market Checks, click Order.

Contact your financial advisor.

Call us: (800) 421-4225.

Send it to us: We need a letter of instruction with your account number and signature.

Step
3

Afterward

You will receive a book of 20 checks.

How long will it take?

  • Online or phone: Changes are immediately reflected in your account.
  • Mail: Requests are generally processed within 5 days of receiving them, provided they contain the necessary information and legal documentation.


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