Here are checklists of what any bank you use should have, plus how to anticipate what your future needs are likely to be.
To avoid those pesky banking fees, look for a bank that offers free checking, pays interest on the account, and reimburses ATM charges.
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.
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