Christmas Eve is Thursday, Dec. 24, and many are wondering what banks are open.
The good news is that most major banks are open on Christmas Eve while essentially all are closed on Christmas day. The bad news is that they close early on Christmas Eve.
This includes major ones like
Christmas Eve is not one of the 10 holidays recognized by the Federal Reserve System.
According to SavingAdvice.com:
|Bank of America||Call your local branch|
|Bank of the West||Call your local branch|
|BB&T||Call your local branch|
|BBVA Compass||Call your local branch|
|Citi Bank||Regular hours|
|Citizens Bank||Most branches close at 2 p.m.|
|Comerica||Banking centers and ComeriMarts close at 1 p.m.|
|KeyBank||Branches close at 2 p.m.|
|PNC Bank||Call ahead.|
|M&T Bank||Branches typically close an hour early|
|Regions Bank||Branches close at 12 p.m., and the contact center closes at 2 p.m.|
|Santander Bank||Customer contact centers and branches will be closing at 3 p.m.|
|SunTrust||Branches close at 2 p.m.|
|TD Bank||Regular hours, but call your local branch|
|U.S. Bank||Call your local branch|
|Wells Fargo||Branches will close at 2 p.m.|
Here’s a list of more stores:
Some hours may vary so call ahead of time:
Walgreens / Duane Reade – 24-hour locations are open; most stores open 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Rite Aid – 24-hour locations are open; or 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
CVS – 24-hour locations are open; or 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Albertson’s – Open on Christmas
7-Eleven – Always open, 24 hours
Starbucks – Open Christmas Day
Denny’s – The restaurant chain will be open Christmas Day. Hours will vary.
McDonald’s – Most locations open Christmas
Circle K – Stores will be open on Christmas Day, with most operating with regular hours.
QuikTrip – Stores will be open Christmas Day, with most operating with regular hours.
Retailers like Walmart, Target, Kmart, Costco, and Best Buy won’t be open. Banks are closed.
For Christmas Eve only:
7-Eleven: Open 24 hours
Albertsons: Open until 9 p.m.
CVS: Open until 10 p.m. (except 24-hour stores)
Publix: Open until 7 p.m.
Rite Aid: Open until 7 p.m. (except 24-hour stores)
Target: Open until 10 p.m.
Trader Joe’s: Open until 6 p.m.
Walgreens: Open until midnight (except 24-hour stores)
Walmart: Open 6 a.m. – 6 p.m
Whole Foods: Open until 7 p.m.
Kmart – Open until 10 p.m. Christmas Eve
Kroger – Close at 6 p.m. Christmas Eve
Target – Open until 10 p.m.
Lowes Foods – Open until 6 p.m.
Costco – Until 5 p.m.
Toys-R-Us / Babies-R-Us – Open until 10 p.m.
Macy’s – Open until 6 p.m.
JC Penny – Open until 6 p.m.
Sears – Open until 10 p.m.
Best Buy – Open until 6 p.m.
Many banks are CLOSED on Christmas Eve, while some close early.
Here’s some of the banks open on Christmas Eve
Bank of the West
BBVA Compass – closes 1 p.m. Christmas Eve
Santander Bank- all branches closed at 3 p.m. Christmas Eve
U.S. Bank – some branches close early
Wells Fargo – some branches close early