PSBank announces downtime from Nov. 3 to 6

Philippine Savings Bank (PSBank) has released an advisory regarding its scheduled upgrade of its deposit system. The thrift bank unit of Metrobank announced a downtime of its system that will start on Friday (November 3) at 10 p.m. and will last until Monday (November 6), 5 a.m.

This activity will affect these locations: all branches in Metro Manila; Guagua, Pampanga; Sto. Tomas, Batangas; Carbon, Cebu; and Monteverde, Davao. Services for other depositors and clients in all other branches will not be affected.

The 55-hour downtime on weekend in affected locations will prevent customers from accessing their accounts and using various banking services. The following will not be available: ATM transactions (PSBank and other banks), PSBank Mobile, PSBank Online, Business Online Buddy (corporate internet banking), e-credit, and point-of-sales services (ATM cards being used as payment cards).

PSBankā€™s Flexi Personal Loan Accounts will also not be accessible during the period. Payments to proprietary billers (PSBank loans, PSBank and Metrobank credit cards, Maynilad, PLDT, Smart & Sun, FAMI, AXA, Sumisho, among others) will also not be facilitated.

The bank advises all its depositors and customers to plan their transactions ahead of the scheduled downtime to prevent unnecessary setbacks.