Putting your money in an Online Savings Account is one of the best ways to save, especially because these online banks do not incur the expenses of maintaining physical branch locations, thus offering you better rates. In our Online Savings Account reviews, we compare each service's APYs, fees, access options and other account features so you can choose the right online savings account for you and start saving.
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What to Do if You Spot Fraudulent Activity on Your Bank Account
Sep 30, 2015 - Just imagine that you log into your online banking one day and realize there?s a lot less money than you budgeted for — one minute it was there, the next it?s gone. What happened to your money? Whether it?s your savings, debit card or checking account, someone?s cleared your account! To help you ...
3 Ways College Students Can Start Saving Money
Sep 22, 2015 - College is expensive, and saving is probably the last thing on a student?s or parent?s mind — that?s what one?s 20s and 30s are for, right? While it seems that once the student has a career they should start saving, that isn?t necessarily the best time, especially since they will have more financ...
Are Online Banks Safe?
Sep 10, 2015 - Is it safe for me to put my money in an online bank? This is one of the most common questions people transitioning from a brick-and-mortar bank to an online option ask. Online banks with their almost too good to be true competitive APYs appear as a mystery for the typical consumer, as they often ...
Why Can I Only Make 6 Withdrawals From My Savings Account?
Aug 21, 2015 - Whether you?re opening a new savings account or managing one you already have, you?ve likely noticed your account has a six withdrawal limit per month, with overages resulting in fees or even cancellation of the account. It turns out the Federal Reserve Board requires each bank to set and follow ...
Ally Bank vs. CIT Bank: Which High-Yield Savings Account is Right for Me?
Aug 14, 2015 - Do you want to earn more interest on your savings account, but aren?t sure how? Online savings accounts may be the solution for you, as these accounts earn much more interest than you?d get with a traditional bank. These online banks can provide more favorable rates because they don?t have to mai...
Did you know?
We all know how important it is to save money, but did you know that many banks offer a significantly higher return on money saved than others? If you are simply signing up for a savings account with your bank without shopping around for the best rates, you may be costing yourself lots of money over the lifetime of the account. There are many important factors to consider when selecting a savings account. You need to understand the fees associated with the account and whether or not there are minimum balances you must maintain in the account. We have reviewed a number of savings accounts from a mixture of offline and Internet only banks to help you discover the best savings account for your needs. All of the savings accounts we have reviewed are insured by the FDIC. This means that no matter which savings account that you choose, you can rest assured that the money in your savings account is protected by the United States government.
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