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No Love for Renters in Today’s Neighborhood A survey shows that renters are unpopular, even with other renters. Homeowners were preferred as neighbors by significant numbers all over the country. Oct 27th, 2015 - Shirley Pulawski 12038728543_696f2ad6d8_k A Bank Teller Reveals Secrets and Debunks Banking Myths Sep 9th, 2014 - Katherine Muniz Target Store Bank vs. Retailers: Who’s Responsible for Protecting Your Data? Feb 4th, 2014 - Simon Zhen 4094760973_e396361961_o Rated by You! The Most Helpful Customer Reviews: Winter 2014 Dec 22nd, 2015 - Katherine Muniz 8354117059_2528452e5d_o T-Mobile Visa Prepaid Card: Is It Worth It? Jan 16th, 2016 - Katherine Muniz Eric Norris / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/sfxeric/3687338445/ Prepare to Pay Bills With Just Your Smartphone Camera Jan 29th, 2014 - Simon Zhen Aranami / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/z0/5115761269/ Your Post Office Could Become More Like a Bank Feb 5th, 2016 - Simon Zhen tillwe / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/tillwe/2634026113/ 4 Tools to Help Monitor Your Accounts for Fraud Jul 15th, 2014 - Simon Zhen 2329087866_2c0fd146c5_o Win the Lottery at Your Bank Jan 21st, 2014 - Gerald Morales Citi ThankYou Preferred Card Citi Closes ThankYou Rewards Online Shopping Program Jan 24th, 2014 - Simon Zhen Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/beaugiles/5738876287/sizes/l/ Top 5 Prepaid Debit Cards: Winter 2014 Jan 20th, 2016 - Daryl Paranada shutterstock_143469955 Bankruptcy Filing Process Explained Jun 12th, 2014 - Gerald Morales New_Citibank_ATMs_2[3] Citibank’s ATM Experience Takes On a New Look Jan 23rd, 2014 - Simon Zhen T-Mobile Visa Card T-Mobile Wants to Be Your Bank, Launches Prepaid Card Feb 18th, 2016 - Simon Zhen weeklydig / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/weeklydig/6238712792/ Simon Says: Bad Idea to Use HELOC to Pay Off Student Loans Jan 21st, 2014 - Simon Zhen 56371107_facb6301d7_o Earn Rewards On Gas Purchases With These Top 5 Credit Cards Jan 20th, 2016 - Katherine Muniz Bank of America branch in union square Bank of America to Shutter More Branches, Mobile Banking Grows Jan 17th, 2014 - Simon Zhen MLKbankpic Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2014 Bank Hours: Most Branches are Closed Mar 12th, 2015 - Theresa Kim Jef Nickerson / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/woneffe/78597911/ Citizens Bank Launches Two New Checking Accounts Oct 2nd, 2014 - Simon Zhen Virgin America logo Virgin America Launches Two New Credit Cards Jun 20th, 2016 - Simon Zhen pingping / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/pingping/9691601/ Neiman Marcus: Second Major Retailer Hit by Data Breach Jan 13th, 2014 - Simon Zhen credit-union-sign The Benefits of Joining a Credit Union Jan 13th, 2014 - Daryl Paranada Andy Rogers / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/cobaltfish/10323972385/ 4 Free Savings Accounts That Will Help You Reach Your 2014 Financial Goals Dec 20th, 2015 - Simon Zhen 510946599_641b842c87_o Fannie, Freddie Settlements Rolling In Feb 10th, 2014 - Shirley Pulawski US Airways Dividend Miles Credit Cards Why US Airways Credit Cards Are Not for Lone Travelers Jun 20th, 2016 - Simon Zhen Discover More Credit Card large Discover to Discontinue Secure Online Account Numbers Again Dec 20th, 2015 - Simon Zhen John Loo / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/johnloo/8709720022/ Simon Says: Why Your Credit Scores Drop After Paying Off a Loan Dec 20th, 2015 - Simon Zhen PNC Bank Pop-up Branch How PNC Bank Branches Will Change in 2014 Sep 9th, 2014 - Simon Zhen 63053079_44c0dcf7f1_b Rated by You! Top 5 Online Banks on MyBankTracker: Winter 2014 Sep 10th, 2014 - Katherine Muniz AR McLin / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/37486024@N03/4385926551/ 5 Tips to Get More From Chase’s Ultimate Rewards Program Dec 20th, 2015 - Simon Zhen 756868390_d397f7db46_b The Top Bank Deals, Credit Cards Offering Cash Back & Bonuses (Jan. 2014) Jan 20th, 2016 - Theresa Kim mybanktracker_logo_news Banking Predictions for 2014: Branch Banking, Interest Rates, Mobile Wallets and More Jan 2nd, 2014 - Simon Zhen 3229265741_da6d2524c2_o The Top 6 Store Credit Cards: Winter 2013 Jan 20th, 2016 - Katherine Muniz liz west / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/calliope/4285768291/ Rates Fell Significantly in 2013, Despite Year-End Rebound Dec 31st, 2013 - Simon Zhen shutterstock_139680361 The Best Credit Cards of 2013 Jan 20th, 2016 - Gerald Morales photo-3 New Year’s Day 2014 Bank Hours: All Banks Closed Mar 12th, 2015 - Theresa Kim new year's eve New Year’s Eve Bank Hours 2016: Varies Jan 27th, 2016 - Theresa Kim 2188348180_3cec3bd62e_o Debit vs. Credit Card: Which Is Safer to Use? Sep 9th, 2014 - Gerald Morales 9193016261_83fe6aa899_z The 10 Most Shameful Bank Scandals of 2013 Dec 19th, 2015 - Katherine Muniz 8772042490_5948cedf99_k The Most Memorable Financial News of 2013 Dec 26th, 2013 - Katherine Muniz 2629691994_33903549a2_z Why Target-Date Funds Are the Easiest Investment Product Jan 20th, 2016 - Katherine Muniz chase2 Christmas Day 2013 Bank Hours: All Banks Closed Jan 2nd, 2016 - Theresa Kim photo(1) Top 5 Credit Cards for Students: Winter 2013 Jul 12th, 2016 - Gerald Morales 2120407196_cbb52b395d_o Christmas Eve 2013 Bank Hours: Banks Will Close Early Mar 12th, 2015 - Theresa Kim 5254102917_a2b58778f2_o Smart Banking: How to Protect Your Checking Account This Holiday Season Dec 18th, 2013 - Guest Contributor bark / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/barkbud/4822235096/ Simon Says: How to Handle a Windfall in Your 20s Dec 20th, 2013 - Simon Zhen Nicholas Eckhart / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/fanofretail/8687980028/ Target Card Data Breach: What Affected Customers Should Do Jun 19th, 2014 - Simon Zhen bernanke12-18-13 Fed: Interest Rates to Stay Low for Longer Than Expected Dec 19th, 2015 - Simon Zhen Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/occupyfightsforeclosures/8333806829 What to Know Before Buying a Foreclosure Dec 17th, 2013 - Shirley Pulawski mybanktracker_logo_news A Look Back: MyBankTracker’s 2013 Banking Predictions Jul 15th, 2014 - Simon Zhen Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/chicagogeek/3879865112 5 Unique Uses for Prepaid Debit Cards Feb 24th, 2015 - Shirley Pulawski American Plane After Merger Credit Card Changes to Expect After American Airlines-US Airways Merger Jun 20th, 2016 - Simon Zhen cc The Best Secured Credit Cards: Winter 2013 Jan 20th, 2016 - Gerald Morales Comparing Chase Freedom vs. Discover It Cash Back Credit Cards Dec 22nd, 2015 - Simon Zhen 2132453914_debc13c8f7_o Comparing Bank Fees: Santa’s ‘Naughty’ List Part 2 Jun 10th, 2014 - Gerald Morales Ed Yourdon / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/yourdon/2681686220/ Simon Says: Late Online Bill Payments Happen, But Easily Remedied Dec 10th, 2013 - Simon Zhen Barclays Barclays Launches Unique Savings Account to Encourage Long-Term Savings Dec 22nd, 2015 - Simon Zhen 9820481505_e8d0bbcc35_o How Far Have Banks Come in 2013? Dec 9th, 2013 - Gerald Morales 5871437920_559a1581f3_o Top 7 Credit Cards With Annual Fees Worth Paying Jan 20th, 2016 - Gerald Morales 3088257410_5128851f7e_o Santa’s ‘Nice’ List: Which Banks Charge the Least in Fees? Dec 9th, 2013 - Gerald Morales 53213877_55b736f882_o How to Properly Use a Debt Consolidation Loan Dec 5th, 2013 - Shirley Pulawski shutterstock_9203965 Return Deposit Fees Compared Feb 20th, 2015 - Gerald Morales 2974906840_8fb0f40155_o Why You Should Trust Online Banking Dec 20th, 2015 - Katherine Muniz 9819156864_6e58ee691e_o The Best Checking Accounts for Realtors and Business Professionals Jul 15th, 2014 - Gerald Morales 6285948819_7e03c312b2_b Why Do Banks Have Such a Bad Rap? Sep 15th, 2014 - Katherine Muniz Citi ThankYou Preferred Card Citi ThankYou Lets Customers Redeem Points for Any Online Purchase Dec 20th, 2015 - Simon Zhen Marianne O'Leary / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/marianne_oleary/3065872123/ Black Friday: Banks Are Open As Usual Dec 19th, 2015 - Simon Zhen 8397545235_64e436f93d_o 5 Naughty Fees from Banks: Is Your Bank on This List? Dec 9th, 2013 - Gerald Morales ATM_check_deposit The Time It Takes for a Check to Clear at Top 10 Banks Jun 8th, 2016 - Theresa Kim Wells Fargo Thanksgiving Day 2013 Thanksgiving Day 2013 Bank Hours Dec 19th, 2015 - Simon Zhen 4428945418_ecb9c6a190_o Private Banking Perks for the Wealthy Dec 20th, 2015 - Gerald Morales Wells Fargo Wells Fargo Tests New Checking Account in Three States Sep 12th, 2014 - Simon Zhen 5749903138_550b123227_b Pros and Cons of Opening a Second Checking Account Sep 12th, 2014 - Gerald Morales Google Wallet Card Google Wallet Launches Physical Debit Card Dec 19th, 2015 - Simon Zhen 4683558338_ea8b48fabd_o Choose Your Checking Account Based on Your Lifestyle Jan 20th, 2016 - Gerald Morales Bank Teller Counting Money for Customer Comparing Excessive Withdrawal Fees for Savings Accounts Nov 18th, 2013 - Gerald Morales 4926084815_3215a108b8_o How to Manage Multiple Credit Cards During This Holiday Season Feb 23rd, 2015 - Gerald Morales SmarterBank Image-1 SmarterBank to Shut Down Due to Low Participation Nov 20th, 2013 - Simon Zhen 2779959722_e4677b1e4b_o Mobile Banking Fees Compared at the Top 10 Banks Dec 19th, 2015 - Gerald Morales 6685526665_40de81406c_o The Pros and Cons of a Joint Checking Account Nov 19th, 2013 - Gerald Morales Kaiyan / Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/sovietmole/5871437920/in/photostream/ Amex Cardmembers Can Use Points to Pay for Recent Charges Sep 25th, 2014 - Simon Zhen 8033274116_d2b88ab1d3_k Premium Checking Accounts Compared Dec 19th, 2015 - Gerald Morales 2498440589_87969d4f5e_o 5 Important Things You Need to Know About Bond Investing Jan 20th, 2016 - Gerald Morales 8187154150_ee017d784d_k The Best No Annual Fee Credit Cards: Fall 2013 Jul 12th, 2016 - Gerald Morales 4189079395_104271f409_b Avoid Tax Pitfalls When Donating Your Credit Card Rewards Points or Miles Sep 24th, 2014 - Gerald Morales firstten Don’t Miss These Bank Deals! Get Your Rewards & Cash Bonuses (Updated Dec. 2013) Jan 20th, 2016 - Theresa Kim AtWork2 5 Buzz-Worthy Facts About GE Capital Bank Jan 20th, 2016 - Katherine Muniz CallCenter.jpeg GE Capital Bank Awarded Best Savings Account by Money Magazine Dec 22nd, 2015 - Katherine Muniz Barnes and Noble Gift Card Christmas Tree Credit Card Rewards Can Help to Save on Holiday Expenses Dec 20th, 2015 - Simon Zhen 64221618_6513ddf3da_b Money Order Fees Compared at USPS, Western Union, and More May 6th, 2016 - Gerald Morales 370187772_7f375f670f_o Smart Banking: Simple Steps to Skip Fees, Add Value to Your Checking Account Nov 7th, 2013 - Guest Contributor Chase Veterans Day Veterans Day Bank Hours 2013: Varies Dec 19th, 2015 - Simon Zhen Flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/24741597@N00/9027029071/in/photolist-eKFTfg-9voZDU-fA4LJ7-8msna4-8mvuuw-8mvu7b-8mvtZ9-8msnv2-8mvuzu-8msnqa-8msnrR-dhpeUQ-dhpfhj-cJiCoA-dhpeKR-dhpfpE-dhpfmj-8r8rcK-daFkuo-dPGF2v-8182ak-9edtNU-aKXLA6-bD32cx-cJiC6h-c7R8rG-gtSm76-fgh3nB-e9RYRv-cXaWsL-92e5wh-gtRVUY-ac4KN4-bta3kH-fKu9B3-eaNLi6-eaUohY-h7TN8i-e9XEXh-dTC5T3-aC7Avb-7ZF4jf-e9XFcU-e5dScX-aUGnoR-83cw9v-83cu1r-bZfFrS-9YJYcY-bZgCGQ-bgfxZz 7 Ways to Successfully Settle a Dispute With Your Bank Dec 19th, 2015 - Shirley Pulawski 4182076189_9dfc32c2b4_b Top-Notch Credit Cards With No Interest for Holiday Spending Jan 20th, 2016 - Gerald Morales Santander Bank Santander Bank’s Extra 20 Checking Account Dec 19th, 2015 - Simon Zhen 8266503630_0367ef9ff0_o 6 Ways to Maximize Your Cash Back Credit Card Jun 19th, 2014 - Katherine Muniz Balancing The Account By Hand Everyone Deserves a Second Chance With Banks Dec 19th, 2015 - Gerald Morales safe How Secure Is Your Safe Deposit? 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