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I want to deposit a check and have great difficulty going to a branch, as I am disabled. Can I mail a check to deposit it?
Karen, Allentown, PA
November 20, 2014 06:23:57 PM
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In reply to Karen, Allentown, PA
Thank you for coming to TD Helps with your question, Karen. We're happy to say there are options to make a deposit if you can't reach a TD Bank or a TD ATM.
To make a deposit when you are unable to visit a TD Bank Store or ATM you can either send your deposit to the Bank via mail or through our Mobile App if you have an Android or iPhone.
To send your deposit via Mail, please send to the following address:
TD Bank, N.A. ME2-001-033 P.O. Box Number 1190 Lewiston, ME 04243
Some tips to consider prior to mailing your deposit include:
- Cash should not be sent through the mail
- Payee of the check and name on deposit ticket should be the same
- Checks should be endorsed (and restricted for deposit only)
- Multiple checks should be listed and a total of the deposit listed
- Enclose the deposit ticket, not the carbon copy
- If using a blank deposit ticket, please write account number clearly
- Do not staple transactions
You may also be eligible to make deposits through your smart phone. In order to be eligible to use our free Mobile Deposit service, you must be a TD Customer for at least 90 days or more and have at least one active Checking, Money Market, or Savings account. CDs, IRAs, and Passbook accounts are not eligible. Once you're able to use this feature, there is also a limit to the amount you can deposit using the Mobile Deposit feature. We invite you to take a look here: http://bit.ly/1e3jiYF for more information.
Once you're ready to use the mobile deposit feature you’ll first need to ensure that you're enrolled for Online Banking. To do so, you may sign up by viewing this link: http://bit.ly/1lU2qfY from a computer or the web browser on your phone. You will need your account number, debit card number and Social Security number to get started. Then you can download the app by clicking here: http://bit.ly/1EWKkPz and then you'll be ready to deposit your check from the comfort of your own home!
Hope this helps you out and enjoy your day.
Colleen B, Mount Laurel
November 20, 2014 06:24:59 PM
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Hi Karen, please let me know if i am depositing a check by mail into my own account do I still need to endorse it by signing my name at the back of the check or can i just state the account number and "for deposit only'. thank you.
angela, new york city
June 25, 2015 10:54:46 AM
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In reply to angela, new york city
Good morning, Angela and thanks for joining us today.
It's our pleasure to let you know that you may choose to write "For Deposit Only" with your account number on the back of your check and mail it to the address previously provided.
Please do not hesitate to let us know if you have any additional questions and have a lovely day!
Sandy D, Mount Laurel
June 25, 2015 11:05:23 AM
In reply to Sandy, Mount Laurel
Hi, I'm in the same boat as Karen and Angela. My question is, if I have a cheque to deposit and I write For deposit only into acct# and sign the back, and mail it to the above mentioned address, do I need to include any other paperwork such as a deposit slip? And where would I find such a deposit slip on line? Is the above address for couriers as well if I chose to FedEx or UPS it? Thank you.
August 11, 2016 07:23:50 AM
In reply to Holly, Seattle
Thanks for joining us, Holly. We'd be glad to help.
Please know that it is recommended to include a deposit slip when mailing in a deposit however it is not necessary if you're including your account number on the back of your check. We apologize for any inconvenience however deposit slips are not available online at this time.
When mailing in a deposit, regardless of the method you choose, be sure to include the address exactly as it appears above to ensure your deposit is received.
We hope this clears things up, Holly. Have a good day.
Megan K, Mount Laurel
August 11, 2016 07:24:04 AM
In reply to Colleen, Mount Laurel
I have only been a TD bank customer for about 30 days. I still can't use mobile app? I must mail in my deposit. I am also disable and have no deposit slip. The rep never mail anyone deposit slip out to me as of yet. Can I deposit a check without a deposit slip?
Latrece, East Stroudsburg
September 15, 2016 08:10:24 AM
In reply to Latrece, East Stroudsburg
Thanks for joining in, Latrece.
As Colleen mentions above, account holders are eligible for Mobile Deposit after 90 days of banking with TD. We apologize for any inconvenience.
You are able to mail in your deposits using the information mentioned above. Though it is recommended, a deposit slip is not necessary to complete your transaction. Simply write your account number and "For Deposit Only" on the back of the check you intend to deposit.
Please know that you are able to order checks and deposit slips for your account online. To do so, please follow the steps below after signing in to your online account here: http://go.td.com/1eaISlq:
1. Click on the Customer Service tab located at the top of your screen
2. Click on the Reorder Checks link located in the right-hand column, the next link from the top
3. Select the account for which you would like to order checks and click Continue
4. Click on OK to open a new window
5. Click on Checks & Accessories
6. Select the style of checks you would like to order
If you do not wish to order other accessories, skip to step five and checkout.
If you have any trouble or would like to discuss things further, feel free to reach a Banking Specialist 24/7 at 888-751-9000.
We hope this helps and have a good day.
Megan K, Mount Laurel
September 15, 2016 08:10:40 AM
I do not havve a deposit slip with me and I am in Arizona. The check amount exceeds that allowed for mobile deposit. Other options to get a deposit slip to mail with the check?
December 15, 2017 01:13:12 PM
In reply to Warren, Provincetown
Thanks for stopping by TD Helps, Warren!
As you mentioned you are in Arizona and do not have a deposit slip at this time, you may write your account information down on a small piece of paper to include in the envelope with your check.
We recommend reviewing the above replies from our friends for instructions on how to mail in a deposit.
We hope you have a great day!
Alara B, Mount Laurel
December 15, 2017 01:13:30 PM
I was given a mail address that is slightly different... "ME2-074-017"..what is the difference
January 30, 2018 11:17:33 AM
In reply to Richard, Mississauga
Thanks for joining us today, Richard.
We apologize for any confusion.
It sounds as though you're looking to mail your deposit to us so that we may process this transaction to your TD Bank account on your behalf. If this is the case, we're happy to confirm that the address you'll need is as follows:
TD Bank, N.A.
P.O. Box Number 1190
Lewiston, ME 04243
As our friend Colleen mentioned above, please be sure to follow these guidelines when mailing in your deposit:
Cash should not be sent through the mail
Payee of the check and name on deposit ticket should be the same
Checks should be endorsed (and restricted for deposit only)
Multiple checks should be listed and a total of the deposit listed
Enclose the deposit ticket, not the carbon copy
If using a blank deposit ticket, please write account number clearly
Do not staple transactions
If you have any questions or concerns, as a friendly reminder, we're here to help! Banking Specialists can be reached by simply dialing 1-888-751-9000, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You may also visit your nearest TD Store location, during lobby hours, to speak with a Customer Service Representative. To take a look at Store locations and their hours, please visit http://go.td.com/1f9DSJR.
Thanks again for bringing your question to TD Helps, Richard!
Brittany M, Mount Laurel
January 30, 2018 11:23:07 AM
In reply to Brittany, Mount Laurel
my account with TD is in the name "Richard C Stempowicz" the check is in the name "craig Stempowicz", Craig being my middle name and what i go by...is this going to be a problem? Also, I do not have any deposit forms...do I need them? I do have two checks?
Richard C, Mississauga, On
January 31, 2018 02:49:43 PM
In reply to Richard C, Mississauga, On
Thanks for joining in, Richard.
Please know that the payee of a check deposit must match the name displayed on the associated account. Because of this, there may be issue depositing the check you've mentioned.
We recommend reaching out to your TD Store directly to discuss depositing the check. You can review their contact information here: http://go.td.com/1f9DSJR.
For mailing deposits, though a deposit slip is not required you would still need to include your account number so we may identify where your deposit is to be credited.
We hope this helps, Richard. Take care.
Megan K, Mount Laurel
January 31, 2018 02:49:57 PM