ONTARIO-L ArchivesArchiver > ONTARIO > 2002-03 > 1017081008
From: "Carol Lylyk" <>
Subject: Fw: [Ont] Sending Money
Date: Mon, 25 Mar 2002 11:35:35 -0700
I just phoned my bank (Bank of Montreal) and asked what their policy was. They charge 2.75 for
cashing a US cheque unless the person has a banking plan called Unlimited Banking (or something like
that) which costs the customer $22.00 a month. I used to work for the bank up to about 5 years ago
and boy have things increased in price since then. So if they are charging all the banks likely
----- Original Message -----
From: "C. L. Radford" <>
Sent: Monday, March 25, 2002 12:33 PM
Subject: Re: [Ont] Sending Money
> I have read with interest on this money exchange/checks US vs Canadian
> About 6 months ago I had the
> pleasure of having someone do a look up at the Archives...there was a
> price set, job completed and was very pleased...she asked that payment
> be made in cash US because the banks in Canada charge $5 to $10 to cash
> the check...or they charge against her account...
> Then, shortly afterwards I had another
> occasion to send money for service, and they too asked me to send
> cash...the same reason...now, it didn't
> matter to me...except in the loss of the letter they would be out...but,
> in light of this ongoing thread, does this ring true?
Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free.
Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com).
Version: 6.0.342 / Virus Database: 189 - Release Date: 14/03/2002
|Fw: [Ont] Sending Money by "Carol Lylyk" <>|