Transfer Money Overseas The Smart Way

Published on Feb 26 2014 // Banking
Transfer Money Overseas The Smart Way
Whether you are new to transferring money overseas or you are seasoned expat transferring money between bank accounts, it pays to transfer the smart way. Just as you might find when using any financial service, there are some sure fire ways to get ripped off and some sure fire ways to maximize the value...

The Value of Contemplating the Debt Map of the World and Of the United Kingdom

Published on Dec 05 2013 // Banking
The Value of Contemplating the Debt Map of the World and Of the United Kingdom
The UK financial crisis became glaringly evident in 2007. Since that time, the economy has been steadily undermined by the banking sector and thousands of people have suffered financial losses. The problem came to a head in 2008 with the government bailout of RBS Group, Lloyds TBS and HBOS. This multibillion...

What Should I Look for in a Bank?

Published on Sep 30 2013 // Banking
If you are looking to open a new checking or savings account (or both), you may be wondering how to go about deciding between different banks. Since banking can be an almost daily part of your life, taking the time to find a bank that fits your needs is definitely worthwhile. Here are a few things to...

What Is An ISA And Why People In UK Should Look Into Them?

Published on Aug 23 2013 // Banking
The individual Savings Account (ISA) is a product intended for the residents of UK so that they are able t invest and save with a better tax standing. Money is not subjected to capital gains tax or income tax while withdrawal or holding but it is contributed from the given after tax money. In other words...

Bank of England calls for an end on lobbying

Published on Jul 17 2013 // Banking
Bank of England calls for an end on lobbying
Despite complaints by Barclays and Nationwide, naysayers to the new liquidity laws have been effectively ignored by the city regulators. The regulators insist that the new measures must be put into practice as soon as possible, ideally long before the global deadline of 2018. Paul Tucker, the deputy...

Manage your College Loan Payments with Online Student Banking

Published on May 07 2013 // Banking
Manage your College Loan Payments with Online Student Banking
If you are like many students, college is the first time you will need to manage money on a budget and the first time you will have any major debt. You may choose to use a college loan to cover your expenses. Repaying your student loan early can help you get out of debt sooner, and online banking can...

Stay on Track with your Financial Resolutions

Published on Feb 20 2013 // Banking
Stay on Track with your Financial Resolutions
Kathleen spent years trying to walk away from her constant need for the latest “must have” products, but the idea of saving money quite simply wasn’t a part of her financial plan. After a local expert came to her classroom to teach her students about financial literacy, Kathleen realized...

Types of Identity Theft – What Is Business or Commercial Identity Theft?

Published on Feb 04 2013 // Banking, Business, Credit Cards
Types of Identity Theft – What Is Business or Commercial Identity Theft?
Identity theft is an unfortunate reality for consumers.  In today’s environment, it is very easy for a thief to steal your personal information, including your social security number, and begin to charge up debts using your identity.  Even if you are careful about where you share your social...

ChexSystems, Telecheck, and EWS: What You Need to Know

Published on Jan 12 2013 // Banking, Debt, Featured, Personal Finance
ChexSystems, Telecheck, and EWS: What You Need to Know
Most people have no idea that under the U.S. law’s definition, there are technically 6 credit bureaus that track consumers’ financial exploits. The lesser-known of the bunch – ChexSystems, Telecheck, and EWS – are reporting agencies that provide info to financial institutions when consumers apply...

What alternatives are there to bank loans?

Published on Dec 05 2012 // Banking, Loans, Supporter
Unless you have failed to pick up a newspaper in the last four years, you will be aware that bank lending to both consumers and businesses has plummeted. Despite various measures designed to ease the flow of credit, the truth is that for many people it has never been more difficult to access funds from...

Banking By Design: DESIGN YOUR OWN BANK

Published on Nov 15 2012 // Banking, Supporter
Banking By Design: DESIGN YOUR OWN BANK
Union Bank has over $60 billion in deposits and currently stands at fourth place among California’s banks as far as the deposit market share is concerned. The bank recently unveiled a new approach to offering checking accounts and related services to their customers: Banking By Design. Though Union...

How to Pick Your Next Bank

Published on Oct 19 2012 // Banking
How to Pick Your Next Bank
http://www.biblemoneymatters.com/find-a-better-bank-how-to-choose/ Interest rates are just about invisible these days.  As a result, more people are going to greater lengths in order to find the highest interest rates they can on bank CDs.  But is it a good use of time? Not always.  Here’s why I...

Open a Home Buyer Savings Account to Start Saving for a Home

Published on Oct 19 2012 // Banking, Savings, Supporter
It’s never too early to start saving for a home. It is a process that takes time, determination and patience. Whether buying a house is in your immediate future, setting aside money now will help ensure you are ready when the time comes. Generally, you want to save about 20 percent of the selling price,...

Shopping For A New Bank Account: Things To Consider

Published on Oct 18 2012 // Banking
When it comes to your finances, it is important that you are in control. You should know that the bank account or accounts where you keep your money are the best available, giving you reasonable fees, good interest and excellent and trustworthy account information, whether through your monthly statement...

Don’t Let The Witches Get To Your Savings: Put Your Money Into an ISA!

Published on Oct 18 2012 // Banking, Supporter
Did you know that in the old Celtic calendar Halloween (or Samhain) marked the first day of the New Year? Christmas is on the horizon, and you need to come out the other side with your finances intact. So in the Celtic spirit, make a resolution to manage your cash wisely this winter. Choose to invest...

FREE Finance Tools from Personal Capital

Published on Oct 18 2012 // Banking, Budgeting, How To Guide, Personal Finance
FREE Finance Tools from Personal Capital
Personal Capital is online personal finance software that allows you to organize all of your accounts and display them in one place. According to the website, you can manage your assets and plan for the future. I decided to sign up for a free account to find out what it was all about, and I’m writing...
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