Personal Finance & Credit / Banks & Banking

  • New way to save money...automatically

      

    Related articles: Digit Helps Automate Saving Money Clark's Investment Guide TRANSCRIPT: How do you do saving money? It's okay if you don't ever save any money. Know you're...

  • Is Apple Pay secure enough yet?

      

    Related article: How Apple Pay Is Being Exploited by Criminals TRANSCRIPT: Okay I was flat out wrong about this. I was excited about Apple Pay when it launched because it was designed from the...

  • The Best Banks Are Not Banks At All...

      

    Looking for the best bank in America? Don't look at any of the bigs like Bank of America, Chase, Well Fargo, or Citibank. Credit unions are king I have long believed companies that...

  • Should you take a longer loan to lower car payments?

      

    TRANSCRIPT: Cars are selling the best they've sold in the last ten years, and that's because the average age of a car in the United States is nearly twelve years old. A lot of them...

  • Free Ways To Transfer Money

      

    Looking to send money from person to person without spending a fortune? There are more options coming into the marketplace. Walmart is getting into the cash wire business with a new service...

  • Sample Letter: Stop Automatic Payments

      

    To Whom It May Concern: I am writing to request that you stop (insert company's name) from making future automatic withdrawals from my checking account. These charges are unauthorized. I...

  • Facebook to offer free money transfers

      

    TRANSCRIPT: Everybody wants to be your friend in allowing you to send money to your friends. In fact, now Facebook wants to be your best buddy for you to be able to send money instantly to friends...

  • Bi-monthly mortgage plans can be a ripoff

      

    Many homeowners looking to pay off their mortgage early are setting up official bi-monthly payment plans. Why it’s a bad idea, and what to do instead.

  • Why You Need To Turn Paper Statements Back On

      

    Another day, another report about major security breaches! I read recently about a ring of hackers figured out how to break into the big banks' back office system in the fall of 2013. To...

  • Get a better credit card deal with no-balance transfers

      

    You know what happens every January? I hear from people who got a little too enthusiastic about buying things from Thanksgiving through the whole Christmas/New Year's holiday. The credit card...

  • How To Bypass the Banks for a Loan

      

    Having trouble borrowing money for a personal loan at a bank? I want to talk to you about another opportunity called peer-to-peer (P2P) lending. Try these options if you can't borrow from a...

  • Survey: The best and worst banks

      

    Some of the biggest banks in the country had some of the worst customer service in a recent survey. Clark tells you who ranks the worst, and which banks are the best.

  • 3 Credit Cards With Balance Transfer Offers of $0

      

    Are you wheezing on holiday credit card debt? A credit card with the right balance transfer offer can help you get out from underneath that mountain. It's easy to find credit cards that...

  • Beware of Sneak Attack Bank Fees

      

    While you've been enjoying egg nog this holiday season, your bank was hoping you wouldn't notice they were trying to pull another fast one on you. Bank fees: A little coal in your stocking Banks...

  • How To Find the Best CD Rates

      

    There's a hot scam going on around the country that's stealing your money with a promise of high returns on a seemingly safe product. We're in an era when people are struggling to...