What happens if a money order is returned?

Take the money order back to its place of purchase to try to cash it. Many sellers of money orders, such as the U.S. Postal Service, cash them if they have the cash on hand, while some sellers might not cash them at all.

How long does it take to get a refund on money order?

If all goes well, the issuer will cancel the old money order and send a new one. The entire process varies by issuer, but it often takes about 20 to 30 days if you provide a receipt. If not, it can take around eight weeks.

Where can I cash a US express money order?

If the money order is not altered and in good condition and you habe the original receipt/stub, you may try to cash the money order at your bank or a check cashing store. We suggest that you contact your bank or check casher before going to the location.

Can you get a refund on a money order?

If the money order has been cashed, the issuer will not replace it or refund the purchase amount. But if the money order goes missing, you have a good chance of getting your money back—minus a fee and a few weeks’ delay—as long as it hasn’t been cashed.

What happens if a money order is stolen and cashed?

Pick Up Your Refund If your money order was stolen or lost, and not yet cashed when the issuer concludes the investigation process, a refund is issued. The USPS allows for picking up a refund, in the form of a postal money order you can address to yourself and cash immediately, at any post office.

Can I get a refund on a money order?

All companies that issue money orders will issue refunds under specific circumstances. It is not difficult to do a money order refund, but the refund policies and procedures vary by issuer. It is always a good idea to ask about the issuer’s refund process when you purchase a money order.

How do I request a money order refund?

You can request a refund by completing the money order tracing-refund request at the back of the receipt attached to the money order, or by completing the money order customer request form, which you can download from Western Union’s website.

Does the post office cash US Express money order?

Standard and Express Money Orders can be cashed at any Post Office that sells Money Orders. However, if you want to redeem an emailed Money Order voucher or deposit the Money Order amount into your bank account, you will need to collect payment at a Post Office displaying the Bank@Post logo.

How to do a money order refund?

MoneyGram Refund Procedures Money Order Claim Card Form. You can request a refund by completing the Money Order Claim Card form, if you know the money order’s serial number. Mailing the Claim Card Form. Print the completed form and separate the top and bottom where indicated. Refund or Photocopy. Money Order Number Search Form.