Online cheques

Where Can I Buy Checks? – Online vs. Banks If you’re looking where to buy cheques in Canada, you typically have two options – online and from your bank. Traditionally, you went to the bank to buy your cheques. But these days when you ask a bank teller for cheques, they will most often look […]

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Fintech vs. Cheques

I just read an interesting article around responsibility and liability for cheque fraud.  The following text especially caught my eye.           Relevance for FinTech?             As financial service providers turn increasingly to technology solutions (“FinTech”), startups and legacy institutions alike are wrestling with anti-fraud initiatives on electronic platforms. The risks involved are arguably much higher […]

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Cheque Cashing

Cashing Cheques In Canada Every year at Christmas, my 82 year old Grandmother gives each of her children’s families a cheque, and every year, she gets more and more anxious when it takes longer than a week for the money to come out of her account. We all live hectic lives, and many times, getting […]

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Canadian Cheque Account Number

Where to find your Canadian cheque account number When I first started working here at Cheque Print, I knew very little about what cheques were. I knew they acted in place of cash and I knew they were paper… that’s about it! As I trained for this job, I learned a lot. For example, there […]

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Styles Of Cheques

The style of cheque needed depends mainly on the purpose; are you giving a birthday present, paying off an invoice, or, are you completing your weekly payroll.  Once this is determined, the cheque styles are as follows: Personal Cheques – Handwritten and ideal for presents, rent or other common items. Manual Cheques – Used by […]

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(D.F.S.) – Do you Suffer From It?

Do you suffer from Donor Fatigue Syndrome (D.F.S.)?Yes, Donor Fatigue Syndrome (D.F.S.) is real. Your organization has many people that want to support you, but they feel tapped out, overdrawn or are simply fatigued from giving. The solution? Cheque Print. Real People, Real Solutions, Real Easy; a cheque printing company, that has created an excellent […]

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Lamination – It’s not just for placemats!

When we think lamination in the printing world, a lot of people immediately think of things like placemats or posters. How about laminating a business card? Not just in the usually glossy laminate, but in a soft-touch laminate that provides an intriguing and yet somewhat comforting feel when handled. How about the cover of an […]

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Tips on Productivity

I came across this article on Harvard Business Review that lays out some great tips for increasing productivity. Some of the points are a bit controversial – for instance, napping at work. While I’ve never seriously considered doing so, there is strong evidence that links power naps (anywhere from 10-30 minutes) to a boost in […]

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Security Feature for Cheques – Invisible Fluorescent Fibers

Cheque security has improved significantly over the last several decades. One interesting feature that you want to make sure your cheque provider includes is invisible fluorescent fibers. This small security element can prevent a stolen cheque from being falsified or forged and can mean all the difference in protecting both the payer and the recipient. These fluorescent […]

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