However you can track money order payments by requesting information from the money order issuer. The status of the money order including whether it has been cashed will appear on the next screen.
If it turns out the money order was cashed then a photocopy of it will be sent to you.
How to tell if your money order has been cashed. You can give the folks at amscot a call and ask then if it has been cashed. If the money order was not cashed then the amount will be refunded to you as a check. Typically domestic money orders are 11 digits long and international money orders are 10 digits long.
Include copies of the submission stub purchaser s receipt the money order number from the submission and dollar amount sent. Select the prompt for assistance if you do not have the 11 digit serial number from your western union money order stub. The process can take at least 30 days and if the money order has been cashed or deposited you ll receive a copy of the front and back of the document.
To do so you will need the money order stub or receipt that shows the money order serial number. Select 6401 inquiry and enter the money order s serial number in the field underneath. If the shipping service provided a tracking number use it on their website to see when the money order was delivered.
If you want to know if a money order has been cashed the method depends on the issuer. However most issuers offer a way for you to request information without the stub or serial number. The automated system will take information so the company can fax or mail a copy of a lost serial number form to you.
Most money order issuers will allow you to check if your money order has been cashed by tracking the money order. When you pay with a money order there s no easy way to know if the payment has been cashed or received. With that information you can learn where the money ultimately went.
Some let you put the money order s serial number on their website while others let you enter details on an automated phone call. You can t just log in to your account and view a transaction history or instantly see an image of the processed payment. Unlike personal checks money orders aren t directly linked to your personal bank account.
Without the money order serial number you may not be able to check a money order s status. Currently the usps charges 6 15 for researching your money order. Fill out the form entirely and fax email or mail it back to western union so they can trace the money order and determine if it s been cashed.
Click the go button. Once you ve entered the serial number the automated service will tell you when your money order was cashed. Money orders the basics faq usps.