US Bank Holidays 2009: When are Banks Closed?
Since July 4 falls on a weekend in 2009, many are wondering when US banks will be closed around the fourth of July. While Friday, July 3 is technically a federal holiday, many banks will be open on the 3rd, but closed on Saturday, July 4. Whether your bank is closed on Friday and/or Saturday will vary from bank to bank so it's best to check with your financial institution.
Here is a list of 2009 US Federal Holidays according to BuyUSA.gov, a website run by the US Department of Commerce:
New Year's Day January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day January 19
Washington's Birthday/Presidents' Day February 16
Good Friday April 10
Memorial Day May 25
Independence Day July 3
Labor Day September 7
Thanksgiving Day November 26
Christmas December 25