Articles by Simon Zhen

Simon Zhen is the chief research analyst for MyBankTracker and an expert on consumer banking products, bank innovations, and financial technology. Simon has contributed and/or been quoted in major publications and outlets including Consumer Reports, American Banker, Yahoo Finance, U.S. News - World Report, The Huffington Post, Business Insider, Lifehacker, and AOL.com. Education: Education: B.S. in Health Sciences from Stony Brook University.

Why a Savings Account Remains Important in Your 40s Find out why you shouldn't ignore a savings account in your 40s, when your finances have become more comprehensive and more complicated. New Hybrid Investments: Balance of Safety and Higher Returns Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen New Hybrid Investments: Balance of Safety and Higher Returns In the vast market of financial vehicles available to the average consumer,... Which Banks Are Open on Sunday? Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Which Banks Are Open on Sunday? Long before the digital age, banks and financial institutions closed during the... Capital One MONEY Teen Checking Account 2024 Review Our review of the Capital One MONEY Teen Checking Account looks at the account fees and features that allow parents to provide their kids with spending power. Does Having Too Many Bank Accounts Hurt Your Credit Score? Multiple bank accounts don't necessarily hurt your credit score, but there are a few ways that they might. MyBankTracker breaks down how. Citi Double Cash Credit Card 2024 Review Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Citi Double Cash Credit Card 2024 Review Earn a good cash back rate on all your spending with Citi Double Cash. It is simple without any bonus categories to worry about. Robinhood Brokerage 2024 Review Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen Robinhood Brokerage 2024 Review Designed as an easy way to enter the complicated world of investing, Robinhood has... CIT Bank 2024 Review Our review of CIT Bank looks at the account products, fees, and features that allow customers to access and manage their money conveniently. The Best Credit Cards For a Honeymoon Travel The honeymoon trip is a major wedding expense for newlyweds. With the right travel credit card, they can start their marriage off comfortably and save money. How to Buy Amex Membership Rewards Points Photo of Simon Zhen Simon Zhen How to Buy Amex Membership Rewards Points American Express allows customers with certain cards to purchase Membership...