online banking

5 reasons to switch to online banks

Online bankingI still remember when online banks first appeared. People were wary of them because they were new. They were wary of putting their savings at a bank...

Lessons From Mint.com's Tax-Time Meltdown for Schwab Users

Popular online personal finance portal Mint.com has had problems for months getting account info for Schwab customers. As tax day approached, that annoyance became maddening, even though it wasn't all Mint's fault. Such is business on the Web today.

Never bounce a check again

According to Bankrate, "Legislation has virtually eliminated the grace period for bill payers." That means most check writers, especially the ones...