Checkbook API

Checkbook API Docs

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Manual Verification

Profile type

If you haven't added a bank account yet, you will first need to select your profile type, which can be either Individual or Business. To get started, click on the Please complete your profile by adding a bank account message.

Method selection

After you select you profile type and enter the required information, you will see this dialog and you'll need to select Manual Verification.

Add the bank account

You will then see the following form and you'll need to enter the Routing number and the Account number of your bank account and then click Submit:

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Bank Account Information

Here's where to find the Account number and the Routing number.

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Account status

The bank account will have the PENDING status until you verify the two micro-deposits. In the meantime, you can receive payments, but you cannot send payments from this account.

Verify the bank account

After completing the previous step, we make two micro-deposits to your bank account. You'll need to enter those amounts to verify account ownership.

An email will be sent to you containing a link allowing you to verify the micro-deposits, but you can also click on the following message on your dashboard:

The following form will allow you to enter the two micro-deposits values that you see on your bank statement or online banking. Click on Submit to verify your account and complete the Manual Verification.

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Sandbox testing

On the Sandbox environment, the micro-deposits values are always 0.07 and 0.15

Multiple accounts

The bank accounts that you added can be found on the Settings page. You can add another account by clicking on the button highlighted below and the dialog asking you to choose between Manual Verification and Instant Verification will be displayed.

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Only one PENDING account

Please not that while the bank account has the PENDING status you cannot add another bank account. You will need to verify or delete this account in order to be able to add other accounts.

Updated about a year ago

Manual Verification


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