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One community bank is going a step beyond the typical one-time referral fee.
Balancing your checking account shouldn’t take much time, and it can save you from high fees.
Bank mergers mean less competition, which can lead to higher fees.
Knowing the details can protect your money if your bank fails.
It should be easy to determine if a bank is a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.
For a short period of time, the U.S. government is granting insurance coverage to some money market funds.
Several factors will determine a man’s tax bill after he cashes in Series EE savings bonds.
Consumers like one-stop financial services for the convenience they offer in managing household finances.
A DIY approach is not recommended if you’re thinking of investing in municipal bonds.
A U.S. Treasury decision to limit purchases has put a damper on the incentive to buy Series I savings bonds.
The average minimum to open an interest checking account online is $650.81 vs. $376.75 at a traditional bank.