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$12K in Checking? You’re Lemon-ing

With consumers seeking a safe place for their cash and rates on CDs and savings low, the cash sitting in checking accounts is at all-time highs.

Are 100 Duck-Sized Bank Fees Better?

Americans say they'd prefer to pay a small fee every time they use their checking account rather than the monthly flat fee they pay now.

Banks Ask Feds for Cyber Help

With word that continuing attacks on bank websites may be supported by Iran, the banking industry looks for help.

10% Yield, in Harm’s Way

CD rates may be at record lows, but there's one group able to earn 10% on their savings: military service members in harm's way.