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    • Rich1976
    • By Rich1976 19th Feb 10, 4:30 PM
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    • 19th Feb 10, 4:30 PM
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    • 19th Feb 10, 4:30 PM
    Hi all

    I've got a HSBC cheque from someone (AA breakdown repair cover insurance payout) and want to pay it into my current account, which is also HSBC. How long will it take to clear?

    Cheers

    Lee
    Originally posted by Flearoy
    3 days, although I had the odd one cleared in 2 days. But I think it can take up to about 5 days before the issuer cannot cancel it with their bank.
  • Flearoy
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    • 19th Feb 10, 4:40 PM
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    • 19th Feb 10, 4:40 PM
    According to HSBC call centre, funds should be available on the fourth working day after I pay it in. As I am paying it on a Saturday morning, I'm going to assume the following Friday! Progress eh?
    Skip dipper and proud....
  • eleruen
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    • 19th Feb 10, 6:59 PM
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    • 19th Feb 10, 6:59 PM
    some branches have a special cheque paying in machine...as you are both HSBC it goes into your account on the same day. Using this machine it takes 3-4 working days if the cheque is coming from a different account.
    • escortg3
    • By escortg3 20th Feb 10, 8:57 AM
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    • 20th Feb 10, 8:57 AM
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    • 20th Feb 10, 8:57 AM
    i pay my cheques in on a thursday morning and it clears on a tuesday morning
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