Scotiabank closes Bartica branch, to transfer all operations to Parika
Scotiabank on Tuesday announced that it will be closing its Bartica branch effective November 27, 2020, and will consolidate all operations into the Parika, East Bank Essequibo branch.
“The Bartica Branch will close on November 27, 2020. This decision was made after careful consideration of several factors including the ever-changing customer landscape and how and where we can best serve our customers,” Scotiabank said in a statement Tuesday.
This consolidation will result in the transfer of all customer accounts at the Bartica Branch to the Parika location, effective November 27, 2020.
“Customers will be contacted with details on their accounts. Should customers not wish for their accounts to be transferred to Parika, they are asked to contact us on 223 4357 (HELP) to discuss alternative options.”
According to Scotiabank, in addition to it four remaining branch locations, “we have made significant investments in digital banking and are pleased to offer our customers robust alternate banking platforms such as Scotia OnLine and Mobile Banking, ATMs, and TeleScotia. These help customers bank safely and securely, 24/7 eliminating the need to visit the branch.”
“We do anticipate as with any change there will be questions. Our customers may find it helpful to speak with a branch advisor for useful tips on their accounts and the transition and stay tuned to gy.scotiabank.com for updates.”