Using a Brokerage as Your Bank?

Banks have been really out to hurt the consumer – they have been levying outrageous fees, giving poor yields on savings accounts, and charging for basic services that used to be included with most accounts.  Many people have been preaching the switch to credit unions – well, I’m arguing for the switch to accounts offered […]

How I Fought Back Against Wells Fargo Fees

I am an extremely frustrated Wells Fargo customer. Maybe since I’ve always been a capitalist at heart, I never really was bothered too much by bank fees, because most of the time they seemed, on some level, to make sense. However, earlier this month, I came across a fee at Wells Fargo that really made […]