How to Avoid Bank Fees

Everyone has gone through the dreadful bank fee situations. Banks are charging more and more money every few years or so with bank fees. These fees are a billion dollar industry to the banks. The banks love them – and we would like to cast them (the fees) into the sea never to return again. It seems like every action we take is subject to some kind of fee. It like we can’t  turn the corner without some new fee coming to bite us in the backside. How do we combat…

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Debit Cards are Foo Foo

  Debit Cards are not as good for us as we might think, especially if we are trying to budget and save money.   Banks created these easy to use cards to entice us to spend more money without thinking about how much we really have to spend.   A few years ago we didn’t have anything called a debit card, especially if you didn’t have good credit. Fast forward several years down the road and the banks have made it much easier for ANYONE to open a bank account and have a DEBIT…

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