How to Close Sterling National Bank Account?

We have adopted bank accounts to be a necessary part of our life. We use our accounts for making our day-to-day transactions. But sometimes the things may not go well with our account or I can say the bank with which we have the account. In such a case, we can close the account as well. In this guide, I have explained the process to close Sterling National Bank account.

Before you close your account I recommend you make sure that you have an alternative account ready with you. That is because once the bank starts the closing process you can not use your account. So if you already have an account that is good. But in case if you don’t have then choose a good bank for you and get an account opened for yourself.

If you need help in choosing your next bank. Then read my article in which I have mentioned a few questions you should ask your new bank. Ask these questions before opening the account. Based on the answer you receive from the bank you will be able to take your decision.

The other very important thing is there should be no negative balance or dues pending in your bank account. If in case you have any then the bank will not let you close the account until you clear them. So check your balance and get the things cleared if you have any negative balance before starting the process.

About Sterling National Bank

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Founded 1888
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Steps to Close Sterling National Bank Account

Close Sterling National Bank Account

There is no way to close your account online. So you will have to follow the offline method for the closure which is by visiting the nearest branch of the bank.

Steps to Close Sterling National Bank Account:
  1. Locate the nearest branch of Sterling National Bank near you.
  2. Collect your bank passbook, unused cheques, debit cards with you.
  3. Take any one of your identity proof documents with you. (Original)
  4. Visit the branch of the bank and go to the helpdesk.
  5. Speak with the bank officials tell them that you want to close your account.
  6. Provide your name, and account number to the bank officials to find your account.
  7. The officials will ask the reason for the closure, tell your reason to them.
  8. Make your bank account balance zero.
  9. Collect, fill, sign and submit the account closure request form to the bank officials.

How to Contact the Bank?

You can contact the bank to know more about the closing procedure. You can reach the support team of the bank using the official website, by calling customer care, and also by messaging the team on the official social media profiles.

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Only the customer who owns the account has the right to close it. So you will have to make sure that you are not sending anyone from your friends and family on your behalf. But in case you really can not reach the bank then you can contact the bank and make other arrangements for you.

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