Guru headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA will be closed Friday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. The office will reopen on Monday, July 7 at 9:00 am EST. Banks in the U.S. will also be closed on July 4, so all payments will be sent on July 3.
To those celebrating the Fourth of July, be safe and enjoy the holiday weekend!
Independence Day Fun Facts
- Over 75 million Americans are planning on a BBQ on this Independence Day.
- Americans will consume over 700 million pounds of chicken and over 150 million hot dogs.
- In July 1776, there were an estimated 2.5 million people living in the newly independent nation. Today, there are 318.4 million.
- The 4th of July was not recognized as a national holiday until 1941.
- The song “Yankee Doodle” was sung originally by British officers making fun of backwoods Americans.
- Shout-out to Guru’s home state! Pennsylvania, the so-called “State of Independence” where the Declaration of Independence was debated and signed, is home to 11 places with the word “liberty” in their name. That’s more than any other state in the country!