Banking Blog

Check in regularly for the latest news on everything banking, including prepaid cards, regulations, checking account practices, mobile banking, ATMs, security, the Federal Reserve's policies and virtual currencies like bitcoin. Reporters and analysts also provide commentary and tips for managing your personal finances and how to make the most of your money and your banking relationships. See the latest Banking Blog posts below.
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 6:05 am
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

Banks are looking to attract your business with cash bonus offers. Are they worth it?

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Monday, March 18, 2013 6:05 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

A new TD Bank loan program aims to help veterans obtain financing to open franchise businesses.

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Saturday, March 16, 2013 6:05 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

A Wells Fargo promotion waives fee for remittances, such as wire transfers to a foreign country, from a linked account.

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Friday, March 15, 2013 6:05 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

A community banking trade group plans to lobby for less government regulation.

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Wednesday, March 13, 2013 5:49 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Three students won savings funds for the “Lights, Camera, Save!” video contest, which encourages saving among teens.

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Wednesday, March 13, 2013 8:56 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Capital One Financial Corp. pledged $500,000 to match Kiva’s U.S. small business loans.

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Tags: bank, capone, kiva, loan
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 1:10 pm
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

The Senate Banking Committee held confirmation hearings for two of the potentially toughest federal regulators.

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Tuesday, March 12, 2013 6:05 am
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

An ATM accidentally dispensed $1,800 to the wrong account holder. What happened to the money?

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Monday, March 11, 2013 4:11 pm
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

Ben Bernanke, Martin Greunberg and four other top regulators are named in a new lawsuit for the unsuccessful enactment of the Volcker rule.

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Friday, March 8, 2013 5:20 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

Banks do better in the latest rounds of stress tests designed to measure how they’d fair in an another economic free fall.

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