checking accounts

Teaching a Teen to Write a Check

by Michael on Mar 3, 2014 · 2 comments

Time for a quick story… This morning, our 16 year old son needed a check written for soccer registration. We were busy getting the other kids ready for school so he offered to write it. He then asked me for instructions. I told him how to fill out the various […]

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This is just a quick note to let you know that the ever-popular USAA has decided to reverse course and is no longer offering their financial services to non-military individuals. For background, USAA was founded in 1922 as a military-only insurance outfit and eventually grew into a full service financial […]

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Discover Bank Cash Back Checking

by Michael on Feb 15, 2013 · 0 comments

Rumor has it that Discover Bank will soon be rolling out a cashback checking account to complement their other online banking and credit card offerings. This account, which will apparently be limited to Discover cardholders, will offer cash back (a dime at a time) when you make a payment.

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For those of you that have an online banking relationship with ING Direct… As I noted back in November, Capital One is in the process of taking over ING Direct and turning it into Capital One 360. At that time, few details were available. They basically said that there will […]

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