Being digitally entwined with a bank -- relying on digital bill-pay, for instance -- makes it complicated and time-consuming to switch from a mega-bank to one of the littler ones.
There are simply too many other options available -- including community banks and credit unions -- to accept paying fees for a checking account. Here are some simple tips to avoid common charges.
Casinos bet against their customers. Should banks? It seems like some do by encouraging us to use our debit cards so they can then hammer us with fees when we overdraw our accounts.