The money comes out of your account straight away
Ideal when you don't want to pay in cash or if you don't have a cheque book
The person you’re paying will have more certainty that your cheque payment will clear (eg large Trade Me purchases)
Good alternative to carrying large amounts of cash
To order a bank cheque, you need to have an everyday account with Kiwibank.
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