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
February 13, 2014
Whether they do it online, through texting tactics or by stealing your wallet the old-fashioned way, identity thieves are constantly concocting new cons.
One reason card companies are working hard to...
February 12, 2014
If you’ve spent any time reading the financial news lately, you’ve probably heard of bitcoin. The digital currency, which was relatively unknown just a year ago, has been making headlines due to its recent spike in value. Trading at just over $13...
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...
June 19, 2013
Like many people, I’m concerned about protecting my financial...
April 30, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Smartphone users are just getting used to issuing voice demands to make phone calls, get directions or ask for dining-out options.
Now mobile phone users...
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 4, 2013
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With nearly half of the $10 trillion in bank deposits in the U.S. concentrated in the top five banks, it...
February 26, 2013
Proposals were made, rings were purchased and thousands of couples got engaged to be married on Valentine’s Day. Now it’s time to get to know...