Bank Accounts

How Many Ways Can I Check My Green Dot Balance?

How Many Ways Can I Check My Green Dot Balance?

The Green Dot card is one of the best prepaid debit cards available. It’s a popular replacement for a traditional checking account because the Green Dot card can be used anywhere that you would normally use a Visa or MasterCard – so it can be used to pay bills online as well as to make purchases over the Internet or […]






by December 21, 2015 1 comment Bank Accounts
American Express Online Savings Account Review

American Express Online Savings Account Review

For many years, savings account interest rates remained high. Rates dropped to unprecedented lows after the global economy crashed, though. Banks in the United States have yet to raise interest rates, despite a markedly improved economy. Therefore, consumers need to squeeze every last decimal out of their savings interest rates. Online banks tend to offer higher rates than traditional banks. […]






by December 8, 2015 0 comments Bank Accounts
USAA Bank Review | A Look At Their Banking Services

USAA Bank Review | A Look At Their Banking Services

USAA Federal Savings Bank is considered an online bank. They do have locations in Texas, Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee, New York, Kansas, Georgia, Colorado and Maryland, but most of these states have only one location. If you searched for a location near you, you will find several in every state, including Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico. This is because USAA […]






by November 8, 2015 0 comments Bank Accounts
GE Capital Bank Review: The Banking Services They Offer

GE Capital Bank Review: The Banking Services They Offer

GE Capital Bank, a Utah-based bank that is a member of the General Electric Capital Corporation, was launched in June 2013. It’s a division of General Electric Company and allows its customers more flexibility because of its ability to offer services online. Customers who want an alternative banking opportunity can try the GE Capital experience. But just what does this […]






by November 8, 2015 0 comments Bank Accounts
What Are Citibank’s CD Rates?

What Are Citibank’s CD Rates?

Citibank is one of the biggest banks in the world, and people and businesses hold more than a USD trillion dollars of assets there. Certificates of deposit (CDs) are a type of deposit account used to guarantee the interest rate over a period of time. Investors who do not want to subject their money to market risk purchase CDs. In […]






by October 20, 2015 0 comments CD Rates
Understanding the Wells Fargo Currency Exchange

Understanding the Wells Fargo Currency Exchange

Wells Fargo is one of the five largest and most important banks located in the United States today. Not surprisingly, they offer foreign currency exchange services to their clients, as well as foreign currency wires and even the more exotic and unusual foreign bank drafts for payments overseas. What may come as a surprise to many is that Wells Fargo […]






by October 1, 2015 0 comments Bank Accounts
Schools First Federal Credit Union Review: What They Offer

Schools First Federal Credit Union Review: What They Offer

Customers are always searching for the best deal when it comes to bank services and their money. Credit unions offer many advantages over regular banking services. Schools First Federal Credit Union is one of the largest credit card issuers in the country. Why Use a Credit Union? · Credit unions are non-profit institutions, which allows them to provide cheaper rates […]






by September 10, 2015 0 comments Bank Accounts
American Express Personal Savings Account Review

American Express Personal Savings Account Review

American Express, or Amex, is a financial corporation that has been providing consumers with a wide range of services and products since 1850. The company’s headquarters is in New York, and consumers best know it for its line of credit cards. Amex provides a wide range of banking products, and the American Express personal savings account is one of them. […]






by September 6, 2015 0 comments Bank Accounts
Where Can I Cash a Personal Check?

Where Can I Cash a Personal Check?

Cashing a paycheck is simple for most Americans: Simply go to the bank and get the money or head to a check cashing location down the street. If someone has written you a personal check but you don’t have a bank account, there are plenty of ways to get the money you need. The Issuing Bank The most popular place […]






by July 29, 2015 1 comment Bank Accounts
3 Reasons Post Office Money Orders Are a Better Value

3 Reasons Post Office Money Orders Are a Better Value

Although credit card and bank transfers are increasingly more common for small transactions, secured money orders are still one of the safest ways to transfer money between individuals and businesses. The United States Post Office has been offering money orders for years, but stiff competition from other services has made them a less popular option. However, USPS money orders may […]






by March 9, 2015 0 comments Bank Accounts