Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, January 04, 2012 2:59 pm
By Janna Herron · Bankrate.com

Here’s yet another example of “the customer is always right,” especially when it comes to fees for financial products. Last week, Verizon Wireless said it would start charging subscribers $2 for every payment made online or over the phone with a credit card. The company said the new “convenience fee” would cover transaction costs and

Tuesday, August 02, 2011 2:02 pm
By Janna Herron · Bankrate.com

Verizon Wireless and American Express have teamed up for digital payments. Verizon customers will be able to set up Serve accounts, a digital platform created by American Express, on the the phone company’s mobile phones or tablets, the companies announced Monday. The service links a customer’s bank, debit or credit card account to fund a