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Is this normal procedure?

I applieed to open a checking account online with Bank of america and it said my request was being processed and gave me a conformation number. It said i should know in a day or 2 if it is approved. Is that normal. I thought it would be immediate. ANyone ever ran into this?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:13 PM on Sep. 3, 2009 in Money & Work

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  • They are doing a credit reference, in case you owe money to other banks for unpaid fees, etc...
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:05 PM on Sep. 3, 2009

  • Sounds like a good safety practice to me. Would you really feel secure with a bank that didn't check into activity online before processing it in this day of identity theft?
    halfpint_ny

    Answer by halfpint_ny at 6:51 PM on Sep. 3, 2009

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