Category: Banking

Credit Card Review: Self Visa

Your credit is a very important aspect of your personal finances that can dictate whether or not you have access to certain credit cards and loans. If you have a bad credit score, you will...

What to Know About Chime's Credit Builder Card

Who is Chime?  Chime is a startup bank that is based out of San Francisco. However, Chime is not your typical bank. Unlike traditional banks, Chime is a digital bank. Like a traditional bank, Chime...

[Study] Overdraft Fee Trends in 2020

2020 was undoubtedly one of the most difficult financial years since the last recession and it has left Americans scrambling to find alternative loan options. Even still, banks are charging consumers for everything from overdrafts...

New to Investing? These 4 Investing and Stock Apps Are Perfect For You

Investment options for beginners have never been easier. It was only a matter of time before you could handle all of your investments right from your phone. Today, a huge number of apps and financial...

What is a Virtual Debit Card and How Does it Work?

The way people spend, manage, and share money has completely changed over the years. Only a few short decades ago, everything was being paid for in cash. Looking forward, people have started to adopt things...

Everything You Need to Know About Prepaid Debit Cards and How They Work

Prepaid cards: what are they and should I get one? Prepaid cards are a type of bank card or reloadable prepaid card that uses pre-loaded cash from your paycheck or another account. There are many...

5 Banks or Checking Accounts that Waive Overdraft Fees

Yeah, we’ve all been there: you're going about your business having a nice day when you get that dreaded update from your bank that your account has been overdrawn. Ugh, what a sinking and infuriating...

7 Banks with Overdraft Fees & How You Can Get Them Waived or Refunded

Learn what an overdraft fee is, how much banks charge for it and what to do about them. In addition, we look at and review overdraft fees at some of the top banks including Bank...

The Lowdown on Overdraft Fees (that your bank won’t tell you)

Being told your payment is declined can be embarrassing and stressful. That’s why it’s easy to understand the appeal of overdraft protection. Overdraft protection provides you with assurance that your payments will process, even when...