You’ve probably heard of Discover Financial Services, a publicly traded company (NYSE: DFS) that offers consumer-friendly credit cards like the Discover it Card. According to the Nilson Report, it’s among the United States’ 10 biggest credit card issuers. What you may not know as much about is Discover’s online-only bank: the appropriately named Discover Bank. It offers a checking account, savings accounts, money…
It’s becoming increasingly difficult to find truly free checking accounts. At many banks, you’re now required to pay a monthly maintenance fee for the privilege of keeping your checking account open. Such fees can range from a few dollars to $20 or more, depending on the bank and other associated perks. To avoid these fees, you…
I’m in favor of anything that makes it easier to add to my savings account balance, and Digit definitely fits that bill. It’s a free-to-join, automatic savings tool that ties into your checking account, uses a sophisticated algorithm to analyze your income and spending habits, and then makes regular transfers to your FDIC-insured Digit savings…
It’s possible to make $100s just by opening up a bank account. But sorting through the best offers can be tricky. At Money Crashers, we comb through hundreds of deals every month to find you the most lucrative sign-up bonuses – some worth up to $1,000. We also rank the best high-yield checking accounts, cash…