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Ing Direct

Who's Grabbing Your Wallet? A Missed Chance to Help Consumers

Preeti Vissa | Posted 07.26.2012 | Business
Preeti Vissa

It's bad enough that the joining of Capital One and ING created yet another too-big-to-fail bank; that it created a too-big-to-fail bank with a record of abusing and exploiting customers struck us -- and many other consumer advocates -- as beyond the pale.

The Prepaid Debit Card Comes of Age

Curtis Arnold | Posted 07.02.2012 | Money
Curtis Arnold

Debit cards have also sprouted in the wallets of young Americans. Unable to get credit cards until age 21, more Generation Y consumers rely on debit cards for routine money management.

Catherine New

Capital One Says It Won't Ruin ING Direct | Catherine New | Posted 02.16.2012 | Business

Capital One said it won't change a thing for customers at much-beloved ING Direct, responding to consumer groups worried that its acquisition of the o...

Better Banking

Jurriaan Kamp | Posted 03.24.2012 | Business
Jurriaan Kamp

Banks are making money with money rather than providing the services to society that they were originally established for: collecting and rewarding savings and using these funds for investments that would enrich society.

Good Intentions Won't Fund Your Retirement

Dan Greenshields | Posted 01.15.2012 | Business
Dan Greenshields

Most Americans want to save. Most know they should. And most wish they'd started saving at a younger age. If you find yourself in this boat, these are some simple steps you can take to turn your healthy financial aspirations into action.