All articles tagged: “Banks”

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Guide

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#1 Secret: How to Close “Bank of America” Account (Online?)

How to Close Your Bank of America Account Online

Here’s the deal — there’s no surefire way to close a Bank of America account online, sorry. However, there’s always... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 8/26/15

Best Of

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Georgia’s 10 Best Credit Unions of 2014

Georgia’s 10 Best Credit Unions of 2014

There’s a lot Georgia is known for: music, films and food are just a few things on the list. But what about their... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 10/28/14

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Simple: Mobile Banking That Doesn’t Suck

Simple: Mobile Banking That Doesn’t Suck

In a nutshell: Mobile banking platform Simple takes a 21st-century approach to retail banking with a 100 percent... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 9/29/14

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Should Banks Give Consumers Their Credit Scores for Free?

Should Banks Give Consumers Their Credit Scores for Free?

The head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is on a mission to give American consumers access to free... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 9/9/14

Study

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54% of Canadian Bankers are Ticked Off. But What About?

54% of Canadian Bankers are Ticked Off. But What About?

About or aboot? Sorry, Canada. We had to do it. According to a recently released FICO survey, bankers in Canada are... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 4/24/14

Study

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Study Reveals Which Bank Ranks Highest in Security

Study Reveals Which Bank Ranks Highest in Security

In their 9th annual Credit Card Issuers Identity Scorecard, Javelin Research has named Bank of America as “Best in... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 4/21/14

Guide

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How to Be a Rock Star at Mobile Banking

How to Be a Rock Star at Mobile Banking

There can be no argument that we are living in the most efficient period of time in the history of human... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 4/11/14

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Banks Offering Free Checking Has Declined from 65% to 38%

Banks Offering Free Checking Has Declined from 65% to 38%

A recent survey of the 50 largest credit unions in the U.S. showed most still offer free standalone checking... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/31/14

Study

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Credit Crisis Made Worse By Banks That Wouldn’t Take Risks

Credit Crisis Made Worse By Banks That Wouldn’t Take Risks

According to a recent study conducted by a group of Cambridge researchers, the credit crisis of 2008 and beyond may... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/6/14

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How Banks are Taking Too Much Money From You

How Banks are Taking Too Much Money From You

Banks have come to rely on fees as a way to generate revenue. From charging you for going over your balance to... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 2/13/14

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66% of Businesses Would Switch Institutions for Better Mobile Banking

66% of Businesses Would Switch Institutions for Better Mobile Banking

It seems small businesses have little loyalty to their current financial institutions and would likely switch for a... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 2/10/14

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How to Avoid Hidden Bank Fees

How to Avoid Hidden Bank Fees

It seems that every few months one of the big banks tries to raise fees or charge us extra for keeping our money... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 12/20/13

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Fed Interest Cut Could Force Banks to Charge Depositors

Fed Interest Cut Could Force Banks to Charge Depositors

With key U.S. interest rates still at historic lows of around .25 percent, banks are finding it tough to make any... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 12/19/13

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Study: Three-Fourths of MSMEs Don’t Have Access to Banks for Credit

Study: Three-Fourths of MSMEs Don’t Have Access to Banks for Credit

Living in the developed world, we take for granted the availability of credit for business expansion. However, in... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 11/14/13

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Creating a Budget When You Have Several Bank Accounts

Creating a Budget When You Have Several Bank Accounts

Creating a budget allows you to make sure your monthly spending is realistic and ensures you don’t spend more money... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 10/30/13

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Majority of Banking Complaints Involve Checking Accounts

Majority of Banking Complaints Involve Checking Accounts

In a recent study, at least one nonprofit public interest group found the majority of complaints made to the... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 10/28/13

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What’s the Difference Between Credit Unions and Banks?

What’s the Difference Between Credit Unions and Banks?

We all know what a bank is, but when you drive past a credit union, do you wonder how it differs? Banks and credit... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 10/17/13

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One-Third of Customers Do Not Understand Their Bank’s Offerings

One-Third of Customers Do Not Understand Their Bank’s Offerings

If you feel like your bank is speaking a different language, you are not alone. According to a recent study... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 10/10/13