March 25, 2014
A zombie bank account refers to the practice of banks reopening closed checking accounts without notifying the account holder, or bank accounts “coming back from the dead.”
When a Closed Account Comes Back to Life
March 21, 2014
It doesn’t take long for couples to realize that some important marital issues must be approached delicately; finances are one of those...
March 10, 2014
Almost no one starts reading about finance for pleasure. That would be like jumping into a pit full of venomous snakes just for kicks. Well… some people do that, but they're crazy, and there's a reason why there aren't very many of them. It's...
February 20, 2014
Are you struggling to save money? Don’t worry, you’re not alone! For most people, saving money is an afterthought. But before you get ready to pay for your next...
February 7, 2014
The advent of electronic and mobile banking has led many checking account holders to rarely carry cash, maintain physical check ledgers or receive paper statements. It’s easy to take the modern improvements in banking technology...
January 30, 2014
While most people have been banking and paying bills online for more than a decade, a growing percentage are starting to use technology to analyze their expenses and investments and correct any problems to help...
April 21, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Alpesh Chokshi has a money-saving tip for you, but the big surprise is the source: While Chokshi is a senior executive with American Express, a card long...
April 6, 2013
NEW YORK (LowCards.com) — More consumers are turning to their phones to take care of their banking needs, according to data from the Federal Reserve.
A late-November study,...
March 13, 2013
My daughter just celebrated her 9th birthday. At her birthday party, instead of giving presents, just about everyone gave her money as a gift. Her instant cash infusion gave me a perfect opportunity to...
February 27, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Cash-back credit cards are a common and widely used tool in the financial consumer’s arsenal. But cash-back bank accounts?
Discover Financial may be the biggest...