passport as id

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i tried getting a smartphone today from bestbuy i found out my id was expired so can i use my canadian passport for id for the credit check
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jesse unrau

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Absolutely Jesse! Passport is 100% valid as a piece of ID.
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Here the full list from the FAQ. If you use your Passport as ID, you will need one of the other two options in the upper group.

To complete a credit check at a Koodo Shop or Retailer, you’ll need to provide your name, date of birth, ONE of the following for credit check assessment:
  • Canadian Driver’s License OR
  • Canadian SIN card or Letter OR
  • Canadian Credit Card,  

Plus any ONE of the following acceptable photo identification:

  • Valid Canadian Driver’s License (a driver’s license can’t be used for both photo ID and a credit check assessment)
  • Valid Passport (Canadian or Foreign)
  • Work Visa
  • Department of Defense ID
  • Permanent Resident Card
  • Native Indian Status Card
  • CNIB Card
  • Valid Provincial/Territorial Photo ID(government issued)
  • Possession and Acquisition License (PAL)