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Here’s what to know before entrusting your documents and valuables with the bank.
Don’t be careless when it comes time to get some cash.
Another cut is necessary, both to prevent deflation and stall for time until a recovery takes hold, says Bankrate’s financial analyst Greg McBride in Your Money Outlook.
Check kiting is one of the more popular forms of deposit fraud. Here’s how it works.
Make sure that gizmo that looks like an ATM really is what it appears to be.
The slumping economy has taken its toll, with deposit yields falling and minimum balances rising. But there are more free checking accounts and some service charges have declined.
Maybe they’ve been distracted by corporate shenanigans, but investors have been slow to react to more-important economic news.
Tips for the bride and groom from engagement rings to communicating about money.
Almost half of checking-account owners ignore their monthly statements. That approach can cost you.
Bankrate.com’s personal finance expert Dr. Don offers tips on how to build an emergency fund.