Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, March 20, 2015 4:27 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

Is that a teller in your pocket or are you just happy to see me? New mobile banking tech lets you chat face to face with a teller on your mobile device.

Monday, March 02, 2015 11:15 am
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

Of any checking account feature, customers rated debit cards as the most essential. A whopping 60 percent said they couldn’t image living without a debit card.

Wednesday, December 24, 2014 12:00 pm
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

One of the biggest banks in the United Kingdom is set to offer video chat services with bank tellers and financial experts. Will banks in the U.S. start doing the same?

Tuesday, March 04, 2014 12:43 pm
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

A banking giant has big plans for a smaller teller force. Will other banks follow?

Wednesday, August 14, 2013 5:55 pm
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

One of America’s biggest banks is testing a new pop-up branch concept. Will it work?

Friday, June 14, 2013 4:49 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

A Pew Charitable Trusts study finds gaps in big banks’ checking account disclosure practices.

Thursday, June 06, 2013 11:17 am
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

Banks are testing technology designed to make opening an account easier.

Saturday, April 13, 2013 6:05 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

A TD Bank branch in South Florida has achieved a net-zero energy goal and returned power to the grid in its first full year of monitoring.

Saturday, June 30, 2012 6:00 am
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

Customers are looking for banks to provide more than standard banking services at their branches, and some institutions are already ahead of the curve.

Saturday, May 26, 2012 6:00 am
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

As more customers rely on the Internet for their banking, big banks may wind up with a lot of empty branches.

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