Q: I would like to open a bank account in Korea. Tell me what documents I would need to bring.
(1) How to Use Banking Services ◉ How to Open a Bank Account • Things you will need: identification card (passport, alien registration card, resident registration, etc.), seal (stamp), money to deposit (Example of alien registration card) • Instructions ① Upon entering the bank, take a number and wait until the number is called. ② Go to the desk when the number is displayed on the display board. ③ Explain your purpose for visiting to the bank teller (bank account opening, remittance, deposit, etc.). Ask for a debit card if necessary. ※ Debit card: Debit cards can be used to make a deposit or withdrawal at an ATM without a bankbook and/or seal. ④ Fill in the forms and submit them as directed by the bank teller. ⑤ Keep your bankbook and debit card in a safe place. ※ Do not disclose your password to others. ◉ Bank Hours • Monday through Friday: 09:00-16:00 • Outside of Bank Hours: Use ATM located in bank lobby