Can a bank refuse to cash a check drawn on it?

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asked Apr 14 in Other-Finance by marthaegan (380 points)
Can a bank refuse to cash a check drawn on it?

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answered Apr 14 by Larry S (14,740 points)
Yes a bank can refuse to cash the check for you even if the check is drawn from there own bank if you don't have a checking or savings account with them with sufficient funds.

There's no federal or other law that requires any bank to cash any checks if they don't want too.

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