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Fall Festivities Around Chicago You Won’t Want to Miss! Checkexpress

Fall Festivities Around Chicago You Won’t Want to Miss!

The end of summer doesn’t mean the end of outdoor activities! Get into the joy of Autumn with exciting local events & attractions waiting to be discovered. Grab the family and get ready for twisty mazes, delicious cider, spooky trails, colorful landscapes and much more… Outdoor Adventures for the Entire Family Get lost in the…
Paying for College Just Got Easier... Checkexpress

Paying for College Just Got Easier…

As we sadly finish another Illinois summer, the buzz of “back to school” talk of August begins. On the same token, prospective college students planning on attending universities begin to feel the burden of financing the enormous cost of college tuition. Many young people begin to worry...How will I pay for my education? Can I…
Chicago Food, Festivals and Family Fun for Labor Day! - Checkexpress

Chicago Food, Festivals and Family Fun for August!

Summer flies FAST when you’re having fun! Chicagoans know how to enjoy the sunshine in the city before the chill of fall and snowy winters. August is thought of as summer’s last month of celebration before brisk air fills the street and the leaves begin to change. Checkexpress wants you to enjoy as many festivals…
Hacks for Saving Money All Summer Long AND Still Have Fun! - Checkexpress

Hacks for Saving Money All Summer Long AND Still Having Fun!

Everyone is excited for summer’s activities and Chicago’s weather to warm up, but spending more time outside does not have to mean spending more money! Checkexpress provides the community with financial services from bill payment, auto license, check cashing and SecureCheck Direct Deposit. We love helping our customers keep money in their wallet and smiles…
Surprise Dad with the Perfect Father's Day in Chicago- Checkexpress

Surprise Dad with the Perfect Father’s Day in Chicago

Every year in May we celebrate our moms and all the wonderful things they do for us every day. Just a few short weeks later in June, we celebrate the other most important person in our lives: our fathers. A whole day is dedicated to our dad (or other father figure) to shower them with…
Celebrate Mom with the Perfect Mother’s Day - Checkexpress

Celebrate Mom with the Perfect Mother’s Day

Moms certainly have one of the toughest, yet most rewarding jobs out there. Show her your love and appreciation by planning the perfect Mother’s Day this year: Sunday, May 12, 2019 Start Mother’s Day with Brunch! Mother’s Day Brunch Cruise Bring the family aboard Mystic and treat Mom to an event full of her favorite…
Special ways to volunteer in Chicago this Spring - Checkexpress

Special Ways to Volunteer in Chicago!

Spring is officially here, Chicago! The sun sets later and the days get warmer. How will you enjoy the Windy City as the season changes? If you’re looking for a way to give back and volunteer, take a look around! Chicago and the surrounding suburbs are full of opportunities to donate and volunteer. A volunteer…
Save Money this Spring Break & Enjoy a Chicagoland Staycation - Checkexpress

Save Money this Spring Break & Enjoy a Chicagoland Staycation

The classic college spring break destination takes place on a beach and under the sun. Taking the entire family on a tropical adventure can become very costly and stressful. But, what if we told you it’s possible to plan your vacation right here in Chicago and the surrounding area? Have fun while saving money for the…
Organizations we support & where you can find them in 2019! - Checkexpress

Organizations Checkexpress Supports & Where To Find Them in 2019!

Checkexpress currency exchange has been operating in and around Chicago for 85+ years. Our company has a long standing tradition of giving back to the people, communities, and neighborhoods we serve. We’re excited to highlight a few of events the organizations we support are involved in… Back 2 School Illinois  B2SI works with a number…
Bundle Up and Get Ready for Winter Fun! Checkexpress

Bundle Up and Get Ready for Winter Fun!

While living in the Midwest, cold winters are inevitable! If you sit around and wait for summer, it will only make the winter season feel that much longer. Whether you enjoy the chilled temperatures from the inside or dress up for those extra crisp days, our 2019 guide for winter fun will have you enjoying…
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