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United Check Cashing

United Check Cashing is a financial services company that was founded in Philadelphia back in 1977. In 1992 this company began franchising their business and thus formed the United Financial Services Group Inc. This chain now consists of over 140 check cashing centres and is found in dozens of states nationwide. United Check Cashing offers its customers a wide range of financial services including check cashing, money orders, money transfers, bill payment, payday loans, and more.

At United Check Cashing you can cash your payroll checks, government checks, tax refunds, insurance checks, or business checks saving you the time and hassle of having to use the traditional banking system and giving you the cash you need when you need it. The rates charged by United Check Cashing are very reasonable and in most cases lower than those of the bank. You do not need to have a bank account in order to avail of this service.

At United Check Cashing centres in Colorado, California, Florida, Kentucky and Ohio you can apply for a payday loan. This is where you can get the cash you need now instead of having to wait for your next pay check to arrive. Almost everyone has unforeseen expenses that will occur, such as car maintenance, medical expenses, or even unexpected bills. A payday loan allows you to pay for these unexpected expenses now and all you have to do is pay the money back when you pay check arrives. In order to qualify for a payday loan you must be at least 18 years of age, hold an active checking account, have a job, and a working telephone in your home.

United Check Cashing Ratings

3 Customer Reviews
Average Rating 3.6
  • Customer Service 3.7 of 5
  • Cost of Loan 3.3 of 5
  • Funded in Time 4.3 of 5
  • Would Use Again 3 of 5

United Check Cashing also offers money orders and money transfers. Most of the centres are authorized agents for both Western Union and Money Transfer and this allows you to send money in any currency worldwide. Using money orders is a safe and reliable way to send money. At United Check Cashing the cost of using this service is much less than what the banks and post offices are charging.

Another service offered by United Check Cashing centres is bill pay. With this service you can pay your bills electronically saving the cost of checks, money orders, and stamps. All you have to do is bring your statements and cash to your local centre where you bills will be processed for you. Examples of the bills you can pay include phone, electric, cell phone, gas service, water, and cable TV.

At United Check Cashing centres you can also purchase pre-paid Visa and MasterCard. You can put as much cash as you want onto these cards and then use them wherever MasterCard or visa is accepted. You can also purchase phone cards including long distance phone cards and cellular airtime cards. Cellular airtime cards are offered for Verizon, Cingular, T-mobile, Nextel, Sprint, and more and you are advised to check with your local branch to see what cards they currently offer.

Not content with offering all these services, United Check Cashing also offers home phone connections too. If you have had your home phone disconnected then you know that phone companies charge a large amount for reconnection. With United Check Cashing you can have your home phone reconnected for a low fee.

United Check Cashing also offers a tax service to its customers. If you are looking to have a tax refund check cashed they can do it and they can also help you to prepare your tax returns and use e-file to make things quicker. United Check Cashing can help you to prepare 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ forms along with any supporting documents. They can also help prepare state taxes and e-file your returns with the IRS. You may need to check with your local center to see exactly what programs they offer.

United Check Cashing is a complete financial services centre and they are there to support and help their customers in anyway they can. You can complete all your cash transactions and much more. You can avail of copy and fax services, purchase transit passes and tokens, have your coins counted, and buy envelopes and stamps, and more.

For more information on United Check Cashing services or to find a branch near you, contact:

United Check Cashing Corporate Headquarters United Financial Services Group, Inc. 325 Chestnut Street, Suite 3000 Philadelphia, PA 19106

You can also contact them by phone, Toll Free: 1-800-626-0787 or Phone: 215-238-0300. You can also visit their website: or fax any queries you might have to Fax: 215-238-9056