Community Banks, Credit Unions Pump Gas and Create Customers September 05, 2013More than 30 banks and credit unions pumped free gas in 38 cities across the country as part of a campaign to tout the benefits of their institutions to consumers.
Banks Fail to Provide Key Protections for Checking Account Holders, Study Finds June 03, 2013A Pew Study of the top 50 U.S. banks found that all of them were lacking in at least one important area of consumer protections for account holders. Walmart Takes on Banks October 08, 2012The retailing giant and American Express have teamed up to offer an alternative to traditional checking and debit accounts. Bank of America to Offer New Checking Disclosure Forms August 29, 2012The bank will provide customers with an easy-to-read form distilling the key fees and policies of checking accounts. Ally Bank Surveys Customer on Bank Fees November 11, 2011The recent survey asked customers what they consider the least acceptable bank fees, whether they know what they're currently paying in fees and what they really want out of their banks. These Are the Best of Times for Bank Technology July 18, 2011The bank tech market has never been stronger than it is now. Americans Would Rather Switch Banks Than Pay Checking Fees March 21, 2011A survey from Bankrate.com indicates adults who earn over $75,000 per year and customers under 30 are most likely to switch banks over checking fees. 100 Years of Routing Numbers Commemorated at Museum of American Finance March 02, 2011The original ABA Key to Routing Numbers directory finds its place among financial services artifacts. U.S. Consumers Are Averse to Checking Fees, Survey Finds January 06, 2011As Bank of America, J.P. Morgan Chase, Wells Fargo and others experiment with checking account fees, a BAI survey finds that 85% of bank customers expect free checking. Wells Fargo to Offer Weekend Sweep Service to Small Businesses February 21, 2008Wells Fargo offers small businesses the chance to earn interest on their checking accounts. Bank of America Achieves Highest Adoption of Online Bill Pay Among Leading Banks March 06, 2007Bank of America leads Wells Fargo, Chase and Wachovia in online bill pay penetration, according to a new comScore study. Opening Up: Banks Expand Customer Reach With Online Account Opening January 01, 2007Online account opening is becoming a cost- saving must-have for financial institutions. One Question For: Kim Ravenda, Huntington Bancshares January 30, 2005How does Huntington Bancshares leverage technology to market to underserved customers? One Question For: Iain Cheyne, First MicroFinanceBank January 07, 2005What technology is Kabul-based First MicroFinanceBank leveraging to make banking possible for the residents of post-conflict Afghanistan? Cut the Fee, or Wait and See? January 07, 2005Industry reacts to post-Check 21 bill introduced in Congress. Post-Check 21 Bill Introduced in Congress December 07, 2004Banks that have been floating their way to profits may be in for stormy weather. E-Trade Eases Funds Transfer April 27, 2004Online brokerage uses instant account verification software from Yodlee to make process simpler and in real time. Financial Privacy To Take The Floor May 19, 2003Fair Credit Reporting Act and other legislation may have to accommodate "opt-in" privacy provisions.