Funding with a Check

How do I fund my account with a check?

You can mail a check to us at any time, even if you typically use other methods to fund your account.

To fund your account by mailing us a check:

  1. Sign into your ShareBuilder account.
  2. Go to the Accounts > Transfer Money > Deposit & Withdrawal > Checks
  3. Select Mail a Check to your ShareBuilder account
  4. Click the View and print link under the Mail a Check Instructions section—a form pops up in a new window
  5. Print the form
  6. Mail the form and your check to:

    Capital One ShareBuilder, Inc.
    PO Box 84028
    Seattle, WA 98124-8428

Tip: All checks should be made payable to "Capital One ShareBuilder, Inc." Also, please write your ShareBuilder account number on the check.

When making an IRA or ESA contribution, be sure to designate the contribution tax year on the form, if applicable.

Lastly, please note that we cannot accept third party checks, counter checks, starter checks or any personal check without pre-printed information (including name and address).

What address should I use when sending a check via express mail?

Please express mail your check or money order to:

Capital One ShareBuilder, Inc.
ATTN: Processing Dept
83 South King Street
Suite 700
Seattle, WA 98104

Checks should be made payable to Capital One ShareBuilder, Inc. Please print the ShareBuilder account number in the "FOR" or "MEMO" section of the check.

If we receive a check before 4 PM ET, we'll post it the same business day. If we receive the check after 4 PM ET, we'll post it the next business day.