In the United States the Thanksgiving Day or Thanksgiving Day it is an extremely important holiday. And there are several states in which the Black friday It is also considered a holiday, so many people may wonder if banks will be closed these days.
Banks open and closed on Thanksgiving or Thanksgiving Day
On Thursday 25 of this year, when the Thanksgiving Day or Thanksgiving Day, is considered in USA a federal bank holiday, which means that in at least three banks –Chase Bank, Bank of America and Wells Fargo– will be closed in the Thanksgiving Day.
This can also affect the financial transactions that users make through their online banking. And it is that for the holiday of Thanksgiving or Thanksgiving Online transactions may take an extra day to process.
However, there is a way out for users who need to withdraw money and even make cash deposits. The use of the ATM is important in the Thanksgiving Day And depending on the branch you choose in the United States, it may still be possible that deposits can be made.
Banks open and closed on Black Friday
Meanwhile, on Friday, November 26, when the Black friday it is not a federal bank holiday. In fact, it could be a contradiction to close bank branches on the day of greatest offers in USA, so it is very likely that the banks are open.
The only consideration to be taken into account in Black friday is that there are 26 states that consider the day after the Thanksgiving Day. This means that public entities will be closed and that some bank branches may not attend or do so with reduced hours. It may also happen that some small banks or credit unions in these states cut their hours in Black friday.
These are the 26 states in which Black Friday is considered a state holiday:
- New Hampshire
- New Mexico
- North Carolina
- South Carolina
Which banks will be open and closed on the weekend after Thanksgiving and Black Friday?
Bank hours on the weekend after Thanksgiving and Black Friday may vary by branch. In most cases, it would be appropriate to pay attention to the usual opening and closing hours. However, it is always good to take the precaution of making a call to the bank to make sure there is no change in schedule due to the holidays.
The usual hours of some banks during the weekends are as follows.
- Chase bank It opens on Saturdays at 10:00 am and closes at 3 pm On Sundays it is not open.
- Bank of America It opens on Saturdays at 10:00 am and closes at 1 pm On Sundays it is not open.
- Wells fargo It opens on Saturdays from 9:00 am to noon, although this schedule is not followed by all branches and it depends on the city you are in. Some may be closed on Saturdays as well. On Sundays it does not attend any of its branches.