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Bank Overdraft Fees

Banks At Walmart Are 'Exploiting The Poor': Investor

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 05.13.2014 | Business

A Wall Street investor told Bloomberg TV Tuesday that Walmart is renting out space to banks that “exploit” the working poor. The investor, Chr...

Eleazar David Melendez

Overdraft Fees Continue To Make Banks Richer, Poor Poorer

HuffingtonPost.com | Eleazar David Melendez | Posted 03.29.2013 | Business

Financially struggling Americans paid an increasing amount of money in overdraft fees last year, in spite of a 2010 rule designed to prevent abusive o...

Bank Charges Customer $300 In Overdraft Fees

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 05.02.2012 | Money

Even if you signed up to receive overdraft notifications from your bank, you may still be surprised by unwelcome overdraft fees piling up against your...

Banks Still Boosting Fees -- Quietly

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 11.14.2011 | Business

Most banks may have backed away from the debit fee idea, but they're still nickle and diming customers in other ways. Banks such as Bank of Americ...

Janell Ross

Delayed Social Security Payments May Prevent Default But Cause Disaster

HuffingtonPost.com | Janell Ross | Posted 09.28.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- As the Treasury Department prepares to hit the swiftly-approaching debt limit with no agreement to lift it in sight, fears are growing tha...

For the Banks, the Money Is in Overdraft Fees

Jean Ann Fox | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jean Ann Fox

Willie Sutton is credited with saying that he robbed banks because that's where the money is. Banks know where the money is, too: overdraft fees.

Overdraft Fees: U.S. Banks To Make $38 Billion

Yahoo! News | Mon Aug 10, 3:43 Am ET | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Banks in the United States are poised to make $38.5 billion in customer overdraft fees this year, the Financial Times said, citing research by Moebs S...