Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, January 17, 2014 4:00 pm
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

Wells Fargo and U.S. Bank plan to quit offering their customers advances on direct deposits, in accordance with guidelines from federal regulators.

Tuesday, January 07, 2014 4:05 pm
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

Banks say they are reviewing guidance from regulators that could affect their deposit advance offerings.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 6:05 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

More than 50,000 military service members will receive about $6.5 million in refunds.

Monday, January 23, 2012 3:32 pm
By Janna Herron · Bankrate.com

Did you hear the one about the lady who got another person’s credit card in the mail? Twice? Cindy Sullivan of Minneapolis received a credit card from U.S. Bank, but the name on the card belonged to the woman who lived in her house more than eight years ago. Fortunately for the woman whose name

Friday, October 14, 2011 11:02 am
By Lucy Lazarony · Bankrate.com

Move over stodgy store credit cards. Now there’s an app for instant credit. A new app launched by U.S. Bank allows iPhone users to apply and receive on-the-spot credit at retail stores. Rather than apply for a store credit card like the rest of us, iPhone users will be able to reach for their phones