o Select Package: includes a Select Checking account
(and up to three additional Essential checking accounts
with no monthly fee); two monthly fee waivers for non-SunTrust ATM cash withdrawals; USD25 annual discount on any safe deposit box; and an introductory promotional savings account interest rate.
Ten credit unions are beating some of the country's largest banks by a factor of three or more when it comes to rates on interest bearing checking accounts
, according to a new study by financial website GOBankingRates.
Many so-called free checking accounts
aren t really free because they have high overdraft fees.
The cap on debit card fees reduced revenue significantly for some banks, and the concern was that they might seek to offset their losses by raising more revenue from checking accounts
The types of checking accounts
that require deeper and wider interaction and commitment to banks and credit unions have increased.
Many credit unions in the US are offering free checking accounts
even as major banks have almost stopped the service.
Banks in the US could end free checking accounts
in a bid to gain revenues that had to be compromised because of new regulations.
may seem like the Neanderthals of the financial world but, the truth is, checking accounts
today are better than ever and can offer you greater savings options, convenient features and tremendous flexibility for meeting your needs.
and they are exposed to financial services, such as checking accounts
, building credit and ultimately purchasing homes, their level of financial stability improves drastically.
Simmons says the card is intended for individuals who don't have access to savings or checking accounts
8 times as much to turn checks into cash at a check casher than they would at a bank offering low-cost checking accounts
Finally, auditors for financial institutions have access to the checking accounts
of officers and employees.