New bank apps promise fast money transfers between you and your pals. But you may still want to carry cash.
The way big banks penalize customers for overdrawing their accounts is in a state of flux and can be confusing. Here's what you need to know.
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Debit card fraud is growing -- and it's partly because we keep picking numbers that are simple to remember (and to figure out). Here's what to avoid.
Banks are saving money by replacing tellers with technology, which could mean savings for customers who embrace teller-free banking.
Bank fee revenues are down, so banks are again raising overdraft fees to make up their losses. Here's how to avoid the fees.
Visa is conducting a test in Arizona to see if gift cards dispensed by ATMs will catch on with customers.
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