Whether you need to confirm your balance or prove that a bill was paid, the issuing bank can help you trace a check in question and see if it has been cashed. You can usually investigate the status of a personal check through your online banking account, however, tracking a cashier's check requires customer service assistance.
Checking your online bank account is the fastest way to determine if a personal check you wrote has been cashed. If the check has been tendered, it will show up in your checking account activity, and the amount is deducted from your total balance. Most online banking systems also allow you to click on the specific transaction and view an image of the tendered check.
The issuing bank can investigate a