Are Banks Open Today On Monday After Easter 2017?

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It’s the day after Easter and many businesses have resumed normal hours, but a few places will still be off for the holiday in the U.S. The occasion is called “Easter Monday.” All federal offices and courts may be closed and many banks are closed, but it’s important to check with your local branches.

As for Easter Monday, in Canada, there is no mail, public libraries are shut down and government offices are closed. Grocery stores and malls are reportedly open. Many banks observe Easter Monday and are closed, but you can contact your local branch to see if that’s the case.

Bank branches that are closed will re-open tomorrow on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, in the U.S. State offices, along with county courts and/or offices. Schools may or may not be open today, so it’s important to check with your local institutions. In addition, garbage removal should be on schedule, unless announced by your local area.

When it comes to credit union exceptions, Saving Advice writes that credit unions generally close on federal holidays, so it sounds like you are out of luck.

As for how to get around your bank being closed, it is still possible to conduct general banking transactions via ATM, online banking or your mobile phone. Apps and websites are running though not all normal functions may be accessed for the holiday

Remember that if you deposit a check into an ATM today, it may take until the next business day to process.

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