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ARTYOORAN/Shutterstock Tax Day is behind us, but some Wells Fargo customers may have another refund coming their way. The bank revealed Friday in an SEC filing that it’s reviewing old consumer account disclosures with details about minimum debit card use policies and requirements for waiving certain monthly service...
AndreyPopov/Getty Images At some point, you may need to make a big purchase from a merchant that does not accept credit cards or personal checks. What can you do? One option is to pay with a cashier’s check. What is a cashier’s check? With a cashier’s check, the bank...
@alesha_macarosha/Twenty20 The more you use your mobile banking app, the more likely you are to love it. That’s one of the key findings from a study released by J.D. Power in early June. For the second year in a row, the company looked at how satisfied customers...
supersizer/Getty Images New apps and bank products make avoiding overdraft fees easier than ever. But they’re still costing many people quite a bit of money. Banks often charge around $35 each time a customer doesn’t have enough funds in their checking account to cover a transaction. These...
BravoKiloVideo/Shutterstock.com Bank of America has completed the phasing out of a checking account option that was free if customers opted for paperless statements and used ATMs or digital banking for routine transactions like deposits and withdrawals. The bank stopped offering the product to new customers in...
David Ryder/Getty Images You buy books from Amazon, as well as groceries, candles, and your kid’s sixth birthday present. You stream television shows and movies on Amazon Prime, and tell Alexa to play your favorite songs. You may even own an Amazon credit card. But would you...
Bloomberg/Getty Images Consumers taken advantage of by one of the largest banks won’t wait much longer for a slice of a big class-action settlement pie. Wells Fargo’s $142 million settlement — which covers folks who had unauthorized accounts opened in their names — received final approval in mid-June from...
PhotocechCZ/ShutterstockFor many of us, letting money sit in a checking account is no better than hiding it under a mattress. Either way, it’s not generating any interest. Even if your bank pays interest on your deposits, you’re probably barely earning anything. The average annual checking account...
Bloomberg/Getty Images A lost or stolen debit card could take as many as 10 days to replace via snail mail. But many customers never have to wait that long. At tens of thousands of branches across the country, debit and credit cards can be printed and activated....
Bloomberg/Getty Images Trust issues can ruin any relationship, including the one you have with your bank. And when a financial institution makes too many mistakes, you may be left to clean up the mess. Wells Fargo faces numerous accusations its employees have engaged in misconduct against customers....