Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Saturday, October 04, 2014 6:00 pm
By David McMillin ·

A former TD Bank executive is heading to jail for 18 months for stealing approximately $240,000 from the financial institution.

Monday, September 29, 2014 1:30 pm
By David McMillin ·

A new survey shows that more Americans are enjoying their day-to-day experience with their checking accounts. Why are some turning to alternative banking products?

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

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

Saturday, January 05, 2013 6:05 am
By David McMillin ·

A new ad campaign from one of America’s biggest banks highlights why account holders still need face-to-face customer service.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 5:39 pm
By Claes Bell ·

Several banks have joined JPMorgan Chase in waiving fees for customers affected by Superstorm Sandy.

Friday, April 20, 2012 4:02 pm
By David McMillin ·

A few banks and credit unions are taking steps to help you easily understand the terms of their checking accounts.

Saturday, November 05, 2011 2:00 pm
By David McMillin ·

TD Bank announced it will raise fees in certain areas today, but the Northeast-based banking institution’s increases impact some unexpected services. Here’s a breakdown of the changes, which go into effect next month. Excessive savings account withdrawals (six allowed free each month): $9 for each additional remote transaction. Wire transfers: $15, previously $10. Certified checks: $8,

Thursday, February 10, 2011 2:57 pm
By Leslie McFadden ·

Carry a balance on your credit card? Some issuers are marketing new credit cards that offer rewards for paying down debt, reports. The article “Can Credit Cards Help You Manage Money?” highlights several cards that reward good payment behavior. Bonus for paying some, not all of the debt: TD Bank’s TD Payment Plus Credit Card