The process by which a check or a bank draft is authorized and confirmed for the transfer of funds from one account to another.

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Our plan was clear and I was ready to implement it into our daily routine to make it work for us.

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The check did not clear for three days, we did not expect payment this week, so we were fine with the 3 day wait.

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Ashley did not understand why her checking account balance was higher than expected, but when she reviewed her transaction history, she realized she had to wait for her rent check to clear.

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