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AZHeather
Posts: 304
Registered: ‎04-26-2012
Re: Savings accounts are a joke...

You also have to love the federal rule that went into effect this year wherein you cannot have more than 6 withdrawals per month of YOUR savings or you will be charged a fee from your bank.  WTH is with that?  It is my money and I should be able to move it to and from my savings as I want without the Feds telling my bank they have to charge me a fee.  Not that I move money out of my savings more than 6 times a month, but it is the principle of it.  

 

I actually closed my savings and opened a second checking account (no monthly charges), and while I may not earn my few pennies a month, at least I can withdraw money as I want without penalty.


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