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Are Banks Open or Closed for Easter 2016?

Easter is one of those holidays where it can often get confusing as to whether or not banks and other financial institutions are open or closed. This is because while it is a religious holiday celebrated by many people in … Continue reading

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Are Banks Open on Presidents’ Day 2015

Presidents’ Day will be celebrated on Monday, February 16, 2015, and it can sometimes be a bit confusing as to whether or not credit unions, banks and other financial institutions are open for business on this holiday. Presidents’ Day is … Continue reading

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Are Banks Open on Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2015?

Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Monday, January 19, 2015) is just around the corner, and it can get confusing whether or not banks and credit unions are open or closed on this day. That’s because even though Martin Luther King … Continue reading

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Bank Holiday Schedule 2015

One of the most confusing things in the US is that federal holidays aren’t national holidays. The 10 official US federal holidays each year only apply to federal employees. Private businesses such as credit unions and banks, don’t have to … Continue reading

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Are Banks Open on New Year’s Day 2015

What is and isn’t open can be confusing when it comes to federal holidays. That’s because even though official federal holidays apply to federal agencies, they don’t necessarily apply to private sector companies. It’s up to each company to decide … Continue reading

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Are Banks and Credit Unions Open or Closed on Thanksgiving Day 2014

As the holiday season approaches, it can get a bit confusing as to what is and isn’t open on certain days. This is especially true now that more and more stores are opening their doors on Thanksgiving Day instead of … Continue reading

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Are Banks and Credit Unions Open or Closed on Columbus Day 2014?

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There Are Some Banks and Credit Unions Open on the 4th of July 2015

Since Independence Day is a federal holiday, the vast majority of banks and credit unions are closed, along with some other businesses. There are some exceptions to the rule, however, and there will be a few banks and credit unions … Continue reading

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July 4: What’s Open and What’s Closed on Independence Day 2015

This article has been updated for July 4, 2015 Independence Day is just around the corner. For those who are planning to spend some time away from the backyard barbecue, it’s good to know what businesses are and aren’t open … Continue reading

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Are Banks, Credit Unions and Post Offices Open on the Fourth of July 2015?

Holidays can be a great time, but they can also cause some confusion as to what is and isn’t open on that particular day. It’s never fun to head out to a place to get something done only to find … Continue reading

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All Banks Closed Easter, All Banks Open Monday

This articles has been updated for Easter 2016 With Easter upon us, you might have some time to run some of the errands that you have on your list of things to do. If you are planning to do any … Continue reading

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Bank Failures: 25 Things Everyone with a Bank Account Needs to Know

By Patrick Russo A bank failure regularly occurs when a bank’s assets become less valuable than its liabilities. The value of an institution’s assets can diminish for a number of reasons, including an increase of noncurrent loans, a decrease in … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Credit Unions Are Better Than Banks

If you still have your money in a big bank, you may not be getting the most out of it. More and more people are moving their money from the big corporate banks into smaller credit unions for a variety … Continue reading

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