Why Are Banks Shuttering Branches? (Julie Stackhouse Commentary) by Julie Stackhouse Posted 3/5/2018 12:00 am Updated 7 months ago It seems inevitable that this long-term trend in branch closings will continue as consumer preferences evolve and financial technology becomes further ingrained in credit and payment services. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.