You’ve made multiple transactions using Cash App, and you’ve transferred money multiple times to your bank account from Cash App.
Now, things are looking a little bit smudgy. Your bank statement says you sent some money to some random account, and you’re not sure exactly what that is.
If you’ll ever know if the transaction was with Cash App, you’ll first need to find an answer to the question: how does Cash App show on a bank statement?
In this detailed article, I’ll show you exactly how Cash App shows on your bank statement. Also, you’ll learn a few things about the inner workings of Cash App, so you don’t find yourself asking the same question again?
What Exactly is Cash App?
Cash App, like PayPal and Venmo, is a mobile payment system. When you create an account with Cash App, you’ll get a unique $Cashtag that you can use to receive payments from other Cash App users.
When you create an account with Cash App, you will be prompted to add a bank account. Adding a bank account to your Cash App adds a whole lot of new features that make your Cash App almost exactly like a bank.
For instance, you can withdraw money from Cash App to your bank account. You can also load money from your bank account to your Cash App account if you have linked it to Cash App.
However, when you carry out these transactions, how does it show up on your bank statement?
What bank name should you expect to see?
That’s exactly why this post is up. Here, you’ll see all Cash App details that will help you determine if the transaction is from Cash App or just another payment channel.
What is a Bank Statement?
You use your bank for several transactions, some of which might end up in dispute.
What if you paid for something, and the recipient denied receiving the money? Well, it seems your bank can help.
Your bank statement is a monthly account of what has happened with your bank account over the last thirty days.
Bank statements typically show transaction dates, who paid you, and who you paid during that time frame. You can also see how much money is left in your account, and how much you added.
One other important thing a bank statement contains is a summary of all the deposits to your account. It will segregate them based on the types; mobile deposits, checks, and transfers.
One thing you should note is that you won’t find “Cash App” on this summary. Even if you actually withdrew money from your Cash App account to your bank account, it will be recorded as something else.
Let’s move on to see.
How to Recognize Cash App Transactions
You receive payments from multiple channels, and it’s hard to figure out exactly where each dollar is coming from.
Well, Cash App transactions don’t just show up without a trace. They are there on your bank statements; although they mightn’t show as Cash App.
To recognize a Cash App transaction, you must identify what bank Cash App shows up as. Once you know this, you should look out for it on your bank statements.
Depending on what bank you use, you might have access to some other information that will help you detect if the transaction is specifically from Cash App. These include routing number and account number if you have a Cash App Card.
In the subsequent sections, I’ll teach you how to retrieve this information from the app to pinpoint Cash App transactions on your bank statements.
How To Find Cash App Bank Name
If there is a Cash Card, then there is a bank that manages it. This bank is what will show on your bank statements when you make Cash App to bank or bank to Cash App transactions.
Expectedly, this bank is the same for every Cash App user; Lincoln Savings Bank.
If you ever want to fill out a bank name for a transaction to Cash App, that should be Lincoln Savings Bank.
Note, however, that a different bank issues a Cash App card. Sutton Bank issues and maintains the Cash App Card.
However, Lincoln Savings Bank powers direct deposits to your Cash App account.
How to View Bank Statement On Cash App
If you use Cash App like a checking account, you’ll notice that it’s missing one crucial feature; statements.
But are statements missing on Cash App?
Over the years, Cash App has made it clear that they’re not a bank, and your funds are not insured by the FDIC; but that doesn’t mean you can’t get a roundup of your Cash App balance. It’s just about knowing where to look.
Here is exactly where to look, and how you can look into it if you need a roundup of your activity on the Cash App. Open Cash App and navigate to the profile tab.
- Find and tap “Personal” then find documents on the resulting page.
- Tap Monthly Statements from the options and select the month you want to view the statement for.
Simple as that.
If you want a more extensive list, you can download your whole Cash App transaction history as a CSV file. You’ll need a desktop computer to do this.
- Open the cash app website on your laptop or computer
- At the top right, you’ll see “Statements.” Click on that and select “Export to CSV” from the next page.
The comma-separated values (CSV) file will be downloaded to your computer. You can open this on Excel to get some extra data that your bank statements won’t show you.
You receive monthly bank statements, but you only have one question: how does Cash App show on bank statement?
One thing we’re sure of is that you won’t see Cash App as the bank name. If you see any transaction from, or to Sutton Bank or Lincoln Savings bank, that’s Cash App at work.