The counterfeit money industry costs any government a good bit of money and time in investigations. The US government and its mints are constantly trying to improve paper bills to make counterfeiting ... Read More about How to Spot Counterfeit Money
We often hear that one of the biggest drains on wealth is paying fees. I can't think of anyone who likes paying fees. For those who follow sound principles of money management, fees shouldn't be much ... Read More about Should You Spring for Overdraft Protection?
Checking accounts should be free, period. At least, that's what I believe. Unfortunately, many of the largest banks in the US have terminated their free checking programs and replaced them with "free ... Read More about Best Free Online Checking Accounts
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FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation) insurance might not be the sexiest personal finance topic, but it’s an important one. Many people know that banks have federal insurance, but they may not ... Read More about 5 Common Misconceptions About FDIC Insurance
My wife and I opened a savings account for our daughter when she was born. Of course, she didn't have an immediate need for money, but eventually we want to teach her the concept of money, get her ... Read More about How to Save Extra Money for Children’s Savings Accounts & College Savings
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The name Sallie Mae probably makes you think of student loans, and for good reason. Sallie Mae leads the nation in higher education financing, issuing millions of student loans, both public and ... Read More about Sallie Mae Bank Online Savings Account Review