Cheque Cashing in Canada

Cash Canada

Fast and easy with low fees

It’s easy to cash almost any kind of cheque at a Cash Canada pawn store in Edmonton, Calgary, across Alberta and beyond.

What kinds of cheques do you cash?

We cash all kinds of cheques from many sources. Our goal is to approve your cheque and give you cash quickly and efficiently.

Here is a list of the types of cheques we cash:

  • Payroll
  • Insurance
  • Money orders
  • Government
  • Personal (case by case basis)
  • Western Union
  • Money Gram
  • Certified Cheques
  • Post-Dated (No more than 7 days)

Low fees and fast service

What is the process to cash a cheque

The cheque cashing process at Cash Canada is easy, fast and simple.

  1. Bring us the cheque
  2. Show two pieces of ID (including govt. photo ID)
  3. Walk out with cash usually within 20 minutes.

If you have questions take a few moments to read the cheque cashing FAQ’s and feel free to contact us if you have other questions of your own.


Cheque Cashing FAQ

What are the fees?

Our fees are very competitive. The cost to cash a cheque at a Cash Canada pawn shop is just 3.5% of the value of the cheque.

What does it mean to have a cheque certified?

To certify a cheque, you need to take the cheque to the bank where the cheque is from and receive confirmation that funds are available. Some banks charge a small fee to do this.

Can I have someone cash my cheque on my behalf?

No, we only cash cheques for the "payee" on the cheque.

What do I need to cash a cheque?

All you need is one valid piece of government issued photo ID and any other second piece of ID, like your health or SIN card. And of course, a cheque.

Do you accept out of my country currency or cheques?

Sorry, but unfortunately we do not.

What if my cheque doesn’t clear?

We will contact you to resolve the problem and arrange repayment options.

How long does it take to cash my cheque?

If you are a new client you will have your money in less than 20 minutes. If you are a returning client, the process will take even less time.

Do you cash cheques larger than $10,000?

Of course we do! It does not matter the amount of the cheque. We will take care of you whatever amount your cheque is.

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