Managing a Checking Account

Use these checking account tips to better understand how to manage a checking account.

Withdrawal slips

A withdrawal slip is a written order to your bank instructing it to withdraw funds from your account. Withdrawal slips vary from bank to bank.

Here's an example:

check with parts labeled

To fill out a withdrawal slip:

  1. List the amount of money you want to withdraw (for example, $50).
  2. Sign the withdrawal slip.
  3. Take the slip a teller at your bank, or withdraw money using an ATM.

Use your mouse to drag and drop the parts of the withdrawal slip below or print out a to printable withdrawal slip to practice filling it in by hand.