The average cost of overdraft fees has risen over the past four years, but banks are earning less revenue from overdrafts.
A new study indicates that banking customers are increasingly willing to use their smartphones for certain banking needs.
Some restaurants now ask for credit cards to confirm reservations -- and charge people if they don't show up for their dinner date.
The big banks are trying to entice the not-quite-rich with these no-fee checking accounts. But what are you really getting when you sign up?
It doesn't mean the bank is in poor shape. However, to be on the safe side, be certain all of your deposits are FDIC-insured.
Tired of earning next to nothing on your savings? Meet someone making 13% by simply doing what the bank does.
Though it seems an unlikely target for thieves, a particular brand of laundry detergent is being stolen across the country.
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