Payments Page

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These are our payment policies for 2025 trips (Credit card buttons at bottom of page)


You may pay by Credit Card, US Check, Canadian Check, Money Orders, Cash or Canadian E-transfers. There are 4 possible payments in total.


Failure to pay by due dates can result in your spot being given away and forfeiture of deposit. (transferable to another trip still)

1) Initial Deposit (please visit Deposit to make a deposit (new window). They are $1500 US or $2000 Canadian.

2) First Payment of approx 50% usually due by Mar 1st, 2024. This is frequently flexible depending on when you signed up. The amount of the approx 50% payment are $2225 USD for Baja trips, and $6000 USD for Yucatan. Or equivalent Canadian.

3) Second payment of approx 50% (minus $1000 cash at border if you prefer) by Oct 15th, 2024. Once again this may be dependant on when you signed up.

4) Optional final payment of $1000 (approx) at the border in USD cash .

2% is deducted from the final payment for all previous payments not paid via Credit Card, including the final payment. Please do not deduct this yourself, we keep track and adjust your final payment amount. It makes bookeeping easier.

Checks or money orders should usually be received prior to March 1st or Oct 15th and post dated for those dates.

IMPORTANT: Please send an email to our customer advisor, if you mail a check or send an e-transfer. He sees credit card payments, but not checks or e-transfers. He maintains an independent backup record of payments.


Checks should be made out to "France Chouinard" . Canadian e-transfers should be sent to [email protected]. Question is "who is your spouse" answer is "gabriel".

Everybody will receive individual invoices for final payments close to departure.


Paying by Certified Check: Note, Should usually arrive by Mar 1st (first payment) or Oct 15 (second payment).

You should write "For Deposit Only" on checks.

If you wish to pay via check, US or Canadian, make it out to "France Chouinard", have it certified, and mail it to

This Address :

France Chouinard

313 Rue Morin

Riviere du Loup

Quebec, Canada

G5R 3R2

Americans use 2 stamps to ensure you cover the correct postage to Canada



Canadians may also use e-transfer. E-Transfer to [email protected] . Question "who is your spouse". Answer is "gabriel" .

Our terms are at TERMS




Use the button below for Canadian Payments. Will open in a new window.

Use the buttom below for US Payments. Will open in a new window.