My banking institution is [again...] raising their fees for the second time in 12 months starting March 1st, 2012. I would like to find a Canadian bank or type of bank that has lower fees, of course. ...
Usually you pay a fee (if any) set by your bank for withdrawing money with your Visa/MC card from ATMs other than those your bank owns, but some ATMs charge the customer an extra fee on top of that ...
So I whittled down my house note to the point where I have enough cash to just pay it off early and be done with it. Yay! I asked my lender (well more accurately their website) for a "payoff" ...
I have a couple of questions about the notion of "cash advance" on credit cards. How does the credit company decide if some transaction is a "cash advance"? Does the merchant tell the credit ...
Is one better than the other? I've noticed that national banks seem to charge more (and higher) fees. Is that just me?
What tips and tricks do people use to keep the cost of banking down?