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BB&T Bank Review: The Banking Services They Offer

BB&T Bank Review: The Banking Services They Offer

BB&T (Branch Banking & Trust) Corporation is an American financial services company based out of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The company has roughly $185 billion in assets and a market valuation of roughly $29 billion. The company offers both consumer and commercial banking, securities brokerage, asset management, mortgage, and insurance. Services BB&T offers a wide variety of services for its customers, […]






by September 7, 2016 0 comments Bank Accounts

www.BlueBird.com | American Express Financial Account

Powered by a partnership between credit card giant American Express and super store WalMart, Bluebird is a financial account that provides an attractive alternative to traditional bank accounts while providing all the conveniences and options of high-tech banking. What is a Bluebird Account? With a Bluebird account, you’ll see a lack of fees that may cause you to do a […]






by August 17, 2016 0 comments Bank Accounts
Arvest Bank Review | A Look At Their Banking Services

Arvest Bank Review | A Look At Their Banking Services

Arvest Bank is owned and operated by Sam Walton’s son Jim, and the Walton family controls about 96 percent of the company’s stock value. It began in 1965 as a small community bank and grew to include 16 locations in the four states of Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Kansas. In 2013, it landed a deal to purchase 29 more banks […]






by August 14, 2016 0 comments Bank Accounts
Capital One 360 Review: Checking and Savings Accounts

Capital One 360 Review: Checking and Savings Accounts

The bank that’s probably best known for their credit cards has now branched out into providing a comprehensive and convenient online and mobile banking platform that offers a range of checking and savings accounts for consumers of all ages, including those young as 10 years old. This burgeoning banking platform is still making its way into the market and attracting […]






by June 6, 2016 0 comments Bank Accounts
The Federal Reserve and How It Works (Infographic)

The Federal Reserve and How It Works (Infographic)

Since its creation in 1913, the Federal Reserve has played a pivotal role in the United States’ economy.  Based in Washington D.C., the Federal Reserve is led by the Board of Governors and has 12 Federal Reserve Banks located throughout the country.  While the Federal Reserve cannot directly predict the economy’s future because of unforeseen events such as war, technological […]






by May 26, 2016 0 comments Bank Accounts
Best New Bank Account Offers: Checking & Savings Bonuses

Best New Bank Account Offers: Checking & Savings Bonuses

In the struggling economy of today, most banks are competing for your business, and what is more appealing to a new customer than an offer that includes more than your average low fees? Many of the gifts being offered for opening a new checking or savings account include cold hard cash, while others offer increased interest rates to make your […]






by April 30, 2016 0 comments Bank Accounts
Credit Unions Vs. Banks: the Differences and Benefits of Each

Credit Unions Vs. Banks: the Differences and Benefits of Each

Let’s face it, people are getting just a little bit fed up with the banks. Everything comes with a fee, customer service leaves something to be desired, and there’s always a news story about the industry posting record profits year in and year out. Consumers are getting frustrated with the rising costs that come with the privilege of allowing the […]






by April 18, 2016 1 comment Bank Accounts
5 Everyday Places You Can Cash Personal Checks

5 Everyday Places You Can Cash Personal Checks

We rarely need to rely on checks as a way to exchange money anymore. Unfortunately, not everyone has a checking account or direct deposit, so check cashing is still a necessity. Here are a few everyday places you can cash a check without a bank account. 1. Grocery Stores One of the easiest ways to cash a check if you […]






by March 18, 2016 0 comments Bank Accounts
Save More with Barclays Online Savings Account

Save More with Barclays Online Savings Account

Barclays Bank has probably become best-known for its partnership with Apple to offer affordable financing for the purchase of new Apple/Macintosh products. But there is a lot more to appreciate about Barclays than just the ability to finance the latest version of your favorite gadget! Barclays online savings account, for example, has been rated one of the “10 best savings […]






by December 25, 2015 0 comments Bank Accounts