Wells Fargo has disclosed in an SEC filing on Wednesday that it is under a new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau investigation over its handling of consumer bank accounts.
Azlo, an online bank for small businesses, is shutting down. The news comes after its parent bank, BBVA USA, also made the decision to shut down Simple Bank. BBVA announced in November it would sell its U.S. business to PNC Financial Services Group.
Simple, an online only bank, is shutting down amid the pending sale of its parent bank, BBVA USA. Simple notified employees on Wednesday and told customers Thursday, calling the pending closure a “strategic decision.”
Venmo, a banking and peer-to-peer payment app owned by PayPal, is launching a check cashing feature for both its Android and iOS apps for some users in the US. Venmo Cash a Check will allow users to snap a photo of a check and deposit it directly into a Venmo account.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is a federal government agency that collects consumer complaints about credit cards, mortgages, bank accounts, student loans, consumer loans, credit reporting, money transfers, and debt collection
The tech giant will let users open checking accounts, pay friends and manage budgets through a new version of its Google Pay app rolling out Wednesday.
JPMorgan Chase, the largest bank in the United States, agreed today to a record $920 million settlement over charges that it engaged in manipulative trades of futures tied to precious metals and Treasury bonds.
The U.S. Treasury Department has fined Capital One $80 million for careless network security practices that enabled the hack.
Right now, to enjoy the benefits of being a Chase Private Client, you need to maintain an average daily balance of $250,000 or more. This can be in any combination of qualifying personal or business deposits and investments.
Customers can activate these new cash back deals by accessing My Wells Fargo Deals through Wells Fargo Online® banking or the Wells Fargo Mobile® app.
Some Chase customers woke up this Sunday morning to see missing money in their accounts, or even unexpected extra money. Apparently a glitch in the system has affected checking account balances and showing incorrect information.
I wrote earlier in May that Samsung would partner with SoFi to launch a physical debit card. Now there’s more information on this new venture, images of the card and news that it will also include a cash management account. The card is coming later this summer but you can join the waitlist now.
Samsung Pay Will Launch Debit Card in Partnership with SoFi Samsung Pay was launched in 2015. Even today it remains one of the few options with built-in magnetic secure transmission technology (MST) along with NFC functionality, making it possible to pay practically anywhere you can swipe a card. Samsung Pay offers a rewards program, which…
The Federal Reserve Board on Friday announced an interim rule to remove the six-per-month limit from the “savings deposit” definition.
Banks normally charge overdraft fees when you overdraw your account. This happens when you make a purchase with your debit card for example (or write a check etc.), and the balance in your account is not enough to cover that purchase.
Fifth Third Bank Fake Accounts Lawsuit Fifth Third Bank employees allegedly opened fake accounts without customers’ consent, because they hoped to meet aggressive sales goals, according to a lawsuit filed by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Monday. The federal regulator alleged that the bank knew its employees were opening fake accounts since at least 2008…
This alliance will benefit State Farm customers, offering them new, easy ways to manage their banking needs and it will expand U.S. Bank’s footprint almost nationwide.
Wells Fargo was fined $3 billion this Friday by federal authorities over the millions of fake accounts created by bank employees.