Ally eCheck Deposit Demo

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Prepare Your Check

Before you scan your check

It's important that your check is filled out and endorsed the right way.

Prepare Your Check

Front of the check

Before you scan your check, there are a few things you need to review.

Move your cursor over the text balloons to see how the front of your check should be filled out.

Payable to you

The check is payable to you or to Ally Bank.

Valid date

The check isn't more than 6 months old and isn't post-dated.

Amounts match

Make sure the numbers and words written for the amount of the check match.

Scanning hint

Draw a small dot (about the size of a pencil eraser) in each corner of the check to help your scanner judge the size.

Prepare Your Check

Back of the check

It's important to endorse your check the right way.

Move your cursor over the text balloons to see what the back of your check needs.

Your endorsement

Your endorsement needs to have:

  • Your signature
  • "For Deposit Only" written below your signature

Scanning hint

Draw a small dot (about the size of a pencil eraser) in each corner of the check to help your scanner judge the size.

Prepare Your Check

Recap: Prepare your check

Check front

  • The check is payable to you or to Ally Bank
  • The numbers and words written for the amount of the check match
  • The check isn't more than 6 months old and isn't post-dated
  • Small dots in each corner to help your scanner judge the size of your check

Check back

  • Your signature
  • "For Deposit Only" written below your signature
  • Small dots in each corner to help your scanner judge the size of your check