Banking

Banks Editorial Team

October 10th, 2019

Capital One Kids Savings Account Overview – October 2019

Capital One Kids Savings Account – Teaching our children about money is something which should be done as early as possible. Today, unlike in years past, parents are more reluctant to open a savings accounts for their children because of fees, the inconvenience of going to the bank and making deposits, and in some instances, […]

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Banks Editorial Team

September 20th, 2019

Should You Pay for a Checking Account?

Do you know when it makes sense to pay for a checking account? Whether you are searching for a basic checking account, or you are looking for a high interest rate checking account, finding one that meets your needs is easier than ever. Some consumers head to their local banks, others use credit unions, and […]

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Banks Editorial Team

September 19th, 2019

Can My Bank Account Get Hacked Through The Routing Number?

Is giving away the routing number safe? Consumers have natural concerns about their bank accounts being hacked thanks to the fact there are so many bank breaches. One common question is whether a checking account can be hacked using only the bank’s routing number. The simple answer is that accounts can’t be hacked with only […]

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Banks Editorial Team

September 18th, 2019

How To Open a Checking Account With Bad Credit

Is it possible to open a checking account with bad credit? When you’re going through financial hardship, it’s easy to make poor decisions that will affect your credit. One loan default or missed payment could stay on your credit report for up to five years. If you have too many outstanding debts in your credit […]

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Banks Editorial Team

September 17th, 2019

3 Simple Ways to Protect Your Online Checking Account From Hackers

Thanks to advances in technology, one can easily get a free online checking account in a few clicks. Today, more people than ever are turning to online banking for its convenience. Not only are we saving time with our banking by using online checking, but also money. Like anything related to technology, there are certain risks […]

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Banks Editorial Team

September 13th, 2019

Is the Apple Credit Card the Precursor to an Apple Savings Account?

Here is some information about Apple credit card and what the future might bring. In recent years, Apple has moved towards offering credit to its customers instead of simply selling them electronics and other products. Some people have opined that Apple will move on to offer a high yield savings account next.     Apple […]

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Banks Editorial Team

September 12th, 2019

Tax Advantages Of A Health Savings Account

More people are taking advantage of the tax benefits of a health savings account since more of the burden of health care and health insurance cost falls to employees. But millions more Americans should consider how the tax benefits of Health Savings Accounts would help their pocketbooks now and in the future.     What […]

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Banks Editorial Team

September 11th, 2019

Latest Medical Savings Accounts Trends – 2019

The number of Medical Savings Accounts burst over the 25 million threshold in 2018, and a number of interesting trends are still swirling around the industry. Health Savings Accounts, less commonly known as medical savings accounts, have been around since 2003. They have seen tremendous growth in popularity, though the growth rate has slowed a […]

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Banks Editorial Team

September 11th, 2019

The 10 Types of Savings Accounts You Don’t Know About

There are many types of savings accounts. You might be aware of the plain vanilla savings account you can open at your brick-and-mortar local bank or credit union. But there are many other types of savings accounts that offer better interest rates and might better suit your needs.     Here are ten types of savings […]

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Banks Editorial Team

September 10th, 2019

A Quick Guide to Deposit Accounts

Anyone new to the banking world may not even be familiar with the term “deposit accounts.” It is meant to encompass the various types of accounts you might consider opening with a bank or credit union. The two primary deposit accounts most bank customers use include checking and savings accounts. So, let’s look a little […]

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