How to Close BankUnited Account?

What do you think, is it a hard task to close your account? If your answer is Yes, then let me correct you. Because it is not at all a hard task to get your unused bank account closed. I will guide you through all the steps you need to follow. In this guide, I will tell you how you can close BankUnited Account.

So you just focus on the bank in which you will open your next account. And I recommend doing it before closing the existing account. Make sure you have an alternative bank account ready with you. But in case if you are still undecided about your next bank.

Then read my list of 9 questions you should ask your new bank before you open the account with them. And based on the answers you receive from the bank you will be able to decide. This guide is designed for those people who hold an individual bank account. In case you have a joint bank account then refer to this linked guide.

About BankUnited

Logo of BankUnited

Type Public
Founded 1984
Headquarters Miami Lakes, Florida, United States
Official Website

Steps to Close BankUnited Account

Steps to Close BankUnited Account

I have explained an offline method below. Because I did not find any online method while I was doing research regarding this topic. Follow the instructions provided below to get your account closed.

Steps to Close BankUnited Account:
  1. Locate the nearest branch of BankUnited near you.
  2. Take your passbook, debit card, unused cheques, and an identity proof document with you.
  3. Visit the branch of the bank and go to the customer helpdesk.
  4. Speak with the bank officials and tell them that you want to close your account.
  5. The officials will ask your name, account number, and the reason for the closure.
  6. Provide them the asked details.
  7. Collect an account closure request form.
  8. Bring down your account balance to zero.
  9. Fill the form, check all the details, sign it, and submit it to the officials.

How to Contact the Bank?

You can contact the bank using their official website, by calling them, and also by messaging on their official social media profile.

Contact Details of BankUnited:


Keep in mind that the bank will not allow you to close the account if you have any dues pending or a negative balance. In case you have then first cleared all those and then approach the bank. For more details about the same, you can contact the bank.

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