A postal money order is treated like a personal check, so it can be cashed anywhere a personal check can be cashed, such as at the recipient's bank or a convenience store. The difference is that a money order does not carry the risk of bouncing, since the money is paid to the post office at the time of purchase.Know More
A signature is required on the back of a money order to cash it, just as it is required on the back of a check. The process for cashing a check and the process for cashing a money order are very similar.
Banks typically cash money orders for free for people who have an account at the bank. If the recipient does not have a bank account, many convenience stores, grocery stores and discount stores, such as Walmart, offer check-cashing services. These check-cashing services do carry a fee, as that is how the company makes money.
Showing a valid, government-issued photo ID is required to cash a money order. Some places may also require a picture or fingerprint, depending on the specific check-cashing policies of the bank or store.
While it is possible to send cash through the mail, the United States Postal Service discourages this practice. If a letter or package containing money is lost, damaged or stolen, neither the sender nor the recipient have many resources to help them recover what was lost.Full Answer >
It is not possible to stop payment on a postal money order. However, some money orders can be replaced if they are lost, stolen or damaged.Full Answer >
United States postal money orders are a financial instrument issued by the post office.Â They are similar to a check in that the money order is made out to a specific person or party for a specific amount of money.Full Answer >
The postal code of Vientiane is 01. There are also different postal codes for the different districts inside of the city of Vientiane in Laos. Chanthabuly has a postal code of 0101, Hadxaifong is 0107, Mayparkngum is 0109, Naixathong is 0105, Sangthong is 0108, Sikhottabong is 0102, Sisattanak is 0104, Xaysetha is 0103, and Xaythany is 0106.Full Answer >