Are Banks Closed on Easter Monday 2014?
Apr 18

Are Banks Closed on Easter Monday 2014?

Does the Holy Week end on Easter Sunday? Not quite. After Easter Sunday, many will celebrate Easter Monday — which will fall on April 21, 2014.

Read »
PNC Bank: $400 Bonus for New Checking Account (April 2014)
Apr 17

PNC Bank: $400 Bonus for New Checking Account (April 2014)

PNC Bank is offering a cash bonus of up to $400 to all customers who open an eligible Virtual Wallet account, set up a qualifying direct deposit and make at least one payment via PNC Online Bill Pay.

Read »
Are Banks Closed on Good Friday 2014?
Apr 16

Are Banks Closed on Good Friday 2014?

Good Friday will fall on April 18 this year — and it is a very significant day for many. The Friday preceding Easter Sunday commemorates the crucifixion and the death of Jesus Christ. Many will observe this holiday by going to service or fasting — but how will this holy day affect banking for Americans?

Read »
How Long Does It Take for Checks to Clear at Banks and Credit Unions?

How Long Does It Take for Checks to Clear at Banks and Credit Unions?

Did you know that funds from a deposited check is not actually yours until it has cleared at the bank? You may mistakenly believe that the bank puts the funds into your account almost immediately after you deposit the check — but it’s merely the first step.

Read »
Will Banks Be Open During Passover?
Apr 14

Will Banks Be Open During Passover?

The first day of Passover 2014 will be on April 15, but the actual celebration begins at sundown the day before the holiday, which is Monday, April 14. It will mark the beginning of the week-long celebration of Passover and will end on the evening of April 22. So how will bank hours in the

Read »
Get Your Tax Day Freebies and Deals 2014 (Updated)
Apr 10

Get Your Tax Day Freebies and Deals 2014 (Updated)

Here is our updated list of Tax Day freebies, deals and discount of 2014! We’ve compiled the most extensive list out there. Check them out before it’s too late!  It’s that time of year again — get your Tax Day freebies, deals and discounts! Although it’s still about a week until we actually hit Tax

Read »
Fifth Third Bank: $150 for New Checking & Extra $150 for SU2C (April 2014)
Apr 08

Fifth Third Bank: $150 for New Checking & Extra $150 for SU2C (April 2014)

Fifth Third Bank is offering $150 for new customers who open a checking account with direct deposit and make three online bill payments. In addition, the bank also donate $150 to Stand Up to Cancer.

Read »
First Citizens Bank Deal: $150 Bonus for New Checking (April 2014)
Apr 04

First Citizens Bank Deal: $150 Bonus for New Checking (April 2014)

First Citizens Bank is offering a $150 reward to all customers who open either a Premier or Prestige checking account and obtain a new debit card.

Read »
American Express: $100 and Amazon Reward for Blue Cash Preferred Card (April 2014)
Apr 03

American Express: $100 and Amazon Reward for Blue Cash Preferred Card (April 2014)

American Express is offering 100 Rewards Dollars and a year of Amazon Prime membership to new customers for opening a Blue Cash Preferred Card and spending the minimum required amount.

Read »
The Time It Takes Your Deposits to Become Available at Top 10 Credit Unions

The Time It Takes Your Deposits to Become Available at Top 10 Credit Unions

You deposited your check — but when will that money become accessible to you? Fund availability policies at banks and credit unions can vary depending on the type of transaction and the time of the deposit. These factors will determine when the money you deposited will become available for use or withdraw.

Read »