You don't just want to hide your precious metals under the bed. Here are some options.
Banks have another idea to make money, and strangely enough, this new tactic might even save you a few bucks.
Some banks are already charging a monthly fee to those who use debit cards, and now the second-largest bank is trying it out.
The mega-retailer will now cash a wider variety of preprinted checks. It's a clever way to get people with ready money into their stores.
Banks cut interest rates on deposits as cash flows in, and some borrowing costs are expected to rise.
A survey shows that banks are still lugging in big bucks off our mistakes. It doesn't have to be that way, but it is up to you.
A lot is still undecided, but it's pretty clear that income taxes will not rise and that Social Security will not be cut.
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