When you need to keep a check from posting against your account for any reason, we'll respond quickly. Stop payments become active within 24 hours of them entering our system, and they're active for six months.
When you're ready to stop payment on a check, make sure you have this information:
- Check number
- Dollar amount of each affected check
- Payee's name
- Date of each check written
Activate a stop payment by using one of the following three methods: