Banks want to earn about $100 a year from your checking account by charging you fees for a service that used to be free. Here's how you can avoid paying.
Oh, the price you'll pay to access your own cash -- or for services like 'maintenance' and 'overdraft protection.' Here's how to keep more of your money for yourself.
States have billions of dollars in unclaimed property. Here’s how to check if you’re owed any of it.
If you've been rejected by banks, the bitter truth is that you may not have many options. But there are some things you can do.
The bank is considering a plan to offer a new checking account that won't allow overdrafts of any kind. It would be optional for bank customers.
Many of us already prefer mobile or online banking, but it's not for everyone. Know your needs, and be honest about your habits before you decide to switch.
Annual survey shows checking isn't getting any cheaper. Here's how you can save.
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