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    ATM fees

    Banks pull in over $2 billion in ATM fees each year. Don’t let them snatch your hard-earned money so easily!

    2 min read Apr 01, 2005
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    Protecting your money

    The FDIC covers your bank account up to $250,000, and you can be covered for more.

    2 min read Apr 01, 2005
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    Debit cards

    They’re like credit cards, except the money vanishes from your account in a flash.

    3 min read Apr 01, 2005
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    Overdraft protection plans

    If you bounce checks often, you might want to consider an overdraft protection plan.

    3 min read Apr 01, 2005
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    Fees, fees and more fees

    At most banks, a myriad of undiscovered fees lay waiting to trip you up, including some you’d never guess.

    3 min read Apr 01, 2005
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    Patriot Act compliance

    The Patriot Act’s effect on banking may seem Orwellian, but there are ways to protect your privacy.

    2 min read Apr 01, 2005
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