Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, February 05, 2013 6:15 pm
By Marcie Geffner ·

Bank of America customers get free admission to arts, cultural and historical venues.

Friday, March 23, 2012 11:14 am
By Polyana da Costa ·

Bank of America will offer struggling homeowners a chance to stay in their homes as renters. The bank is starting a pilot program that will offer borrowers facing foreclosure the option to become tenants as soon as they transfer the title of their homes to the lender. The program, called “Mortgage to Lease,” would forgive the

Friday, October 14, 2011 12:30 pm
By Marcie Geffner ·

A Bank of America executive has responded to a woman who started an online petition to protest the bank’s new debit card fee. Andrew Plepler, who has the long double-barreled title of global corporate social responsibility executive and consumer policy executive at Bank of America, earlier this week called Molly Katchpole, a 22-year-old Bank of

Thursday, May 12, 2011 12:19 pm
By Marcie Geffner ·

Have too many foreclosed properties? Why not give them away? That’s what Bank of America plans to do with as many as 150 vacant and abandoned properties in and around Chicago through a new “collaboration” with the city that’s intended to address the problem of abandoned properties. “Unfortunately,” BofA said in a statement, “many homeowners