Last month PerkStreet Financial announced that they would be making some changes to their industry leading debit rewards program. Here is why I’m sticking with them, despite earning less rewards.
It can be important to examine why you’re switching banks. Here are some great questions to ask yourself before you choose your next account
American Express has been around for 160+ years, has one of the most recognizable brands in the world and now savings accounts as well!
Recent legislation cut interchange fees charged by banks to retailers. To recoup losses, many banks are now charging fees to account holders.
PerkStreet Financial is a newer financial institution that provides, get this… cash back for using your debit card.
You might be missing out on better rates or better customer service at another bank. It might be time to break up with you bank.
A lot of people are now setting up CD ladders as a way to get higher interest on their savings, while still maintaining some liquidity.
I signed up for PerkStreet Financial’s rewards checking account this week because of their great set of features, and 2% cash back. Here’s a look at the signup process.
Zions Bank currently offers one of the highest interest rates among high-interest savings accounts, along with having the stability of 130+ years of business.
As we become a more mobile society, many of us are interested in taking everything with us. This includes email, contact information, access to the office and schedules. We even like to do our banking and investing on the go. Smart phones have made it possible for us to perform almost any function involving the […]
In the past I’ve advocated planning ahead for regular expenses that come up every year by setting up specific goal based savings accounts at places like Ally Bank or Capital One 360. I believe it’s a good idea to plan ahead for things you know are going to happen, so that when the time arrives […]
If you’ve been reading this site for a while now you probably know that I’m a big proponent of budgeting, paying cash for the things you buy, and in general not using credit in most situations. I think that so many people that are in financial dire straights right now would be so much better […]
Over the past year or so I’ve written quite a few reviews of online banks, talking about the histories and features of each respective financial establishment. Over the past year we’ve opened two separate savings accounts, one at Ally Bank since it currently enjoys one of the higher rates of interest, and one at Capital […]
Discover Bank has some of the highest interest rates in the country and all of their accounts are FDIC insured. They definitely have a solid bank offering.