bank overdraft fees

Overdraft Fees Remain High Despite Fed Rules

A year after the Federal Reserve enacted new rules to rein in abusive bank overdraft practices, fees remain high and some institutions actually have slapped on additional penalties, according to a new survey by the Consumer Federation of America.

Five ways to hang onto your money

First, the good news: Americans are saving more than they have been in months. Unlike a couple of years ago, when we were literally spending every...