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Here’s how Regulation D impacts your savings account and why it pays to check with your bank.
Find out if a money market account has a place in your financial toolbox.
A bounced check is something that should be avoided. Here’s what you need to know.
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See how your bank, thrift or credit union stands against the best and the worst in the nation when it comes to non-sufficient funds (NSF) fees.
If you accept checks, eventually a rubber one will try to sneak through. Here’s how to protect yourself from bouncing checks.
Unclaimed money gets turned over to the state. Make sure it’s not yours.
The FTC is accusing a Citibank unit of ‘systematic and widespread abusive lending practices.’ Here’s how to avoid being a victim.
How much are U.S.Treasury savings bonds worth?
Our elected representatives, stung by the House banking scandal in 1992, now have to rely on a pair of credit unions.
Bankrate.com watches the Federal Reserve Board and its plans for interest rates.
A virtual bank had the best deal, a mega bank the worst in Bankrate.com’s checking account study.
A Last Will and Testament helps protect your family from legal headaches.
Bounced check fees average $21 in an October, 1997 Bankrate.com study. Fees on interest checking accounts are usually higher than non-interest ones