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Tips to Reduce Your Banking Costs

a piggy bank stuffed with cash - lower your bank costsEveryone knows that if you want to save money, banks are a great place to sock it away. But if you're not saving enough these days, you might want to...

Where to Find Cheaper Mortgages

Interest rates for 30 year fixed-rate mortgages have fallen to record lows, but consumers can get even better deals -- at smaller banks and credit unions. Find out why.

Obama, Geithner Target Loan Help To Worst-Hit Areas

As part of an effort to redirect TARP funds from Wall Street to Main Street, the Treasury Department Wednesday announced a program that will help local financial institutions get more loans out to people and businesses in the communities hardest hit by the recession.