Travelers Cheques

American Express® Travelers Cheques are easy to use and a safe way to protect your money when you travel.

Benefits Include

  • Accepted virtually everywhere - stores, movie theaters, sporting events, restaurants, hotels, museums, and more
  • Unlike some store gift certificates - there is no expiration date
  • 24/7 customer support service
  • Replaceable if lost or stolen - usually within 24 hours
  • Protection against ID theft
  • Avoid fluctuating exchange rates when traveling outside of the U.S.

Types Of Travelers Cheques

Traditional Travelers Cheques

American Express (Traditional) Travelers Cheques are refundable within 24 hours if they become lost or stolen. They can help provide peace of mind knowing that every cheque has been backed by American Express for more than 100 years.

Other than the cost of sending them by certified mail, there is no charge for Traditional Travelers Cheques.

Cheques For Two

American Express Cheques For Two have a convenient dual signature feature that allows you and one other person to use them. It is ideal for those times when you want to relax while they want to shop.

Please Note: Cheques For Two can only be purchased through PSECU at any one of our locations. Cheques For Two are only available in U.S. dollars.

American Express has imposed a fee of .50¢ for every $100 worth of Cheques For Two purchased.

Gift Cheques

American Express Gift Cheques are ideal for just about everyone on your gift list. They can be used to buy virtually anything.

Please Note: Gift Cheques can only be purchased through PSECU at any one of our locations. There is a fee of $1.25 for every Gift Cheque purchased.

Please Note: Although there are no fees associated with ordering Travelers Cheques, your account will be charged a certified mailing fee of $6 if you are unable to pick them up at our Corporate Office or Strawberry Square locations. Your account must have the necessary funds available for at least three days to order your Travelers Cheques.