Tag Archives: Chase

Online banking deteriorating! Or, so I got the Citi’s Costco card.

I mentioned the new Chase online banking website and I wasn’t happy about it. Little did I know… Just a few days later I had to sign up to the Citi online banking system, with my brand new Citi Costco … Continue reading

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So Chase updated their web site. To the AdBlock!

Chase Bank, of which I’m a happy customer, has recently updated their website for online banking. There was nothing (much) wrong with the old one, IMHO, but it seems to be a trend for online service providers to move to … Continue reading

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Looking for a new cash-back card? Look no more!

AMEX, behind you! US Bank offers a no-fee visa “signature” cash-back card with 1% cash-back + 3 categories of your choosing with 2%-5% cashback! Continue reading

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Has Chase website been hacked? Beware of phishing attempts!

Your personal information might be in jeopardy. It has been happening for a while now, and every now and then comes back. What to look for and how to avoid? Continue reading

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Citi, Enterprise – Is crappy service contageous?

Citi Credit Cards and Enterprise Car Rental – another two companies with crappy service I’ll try to avoid in the future. Continue reading

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Banks – Beware. Bank Transfer Day coming up!

11.5.11 – get rid of the ridiculous $5 fee for using your debit card. Move your account to a credit union or a bank that respects its clients. Continue reading

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Wells Fargo Bank is going out of business.

Wells Fargo is going out of MY business. I’m not going to pay $15 for something I’m getting for free. Are you? Continue reading

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First signes of banks not liking their debit cards any more!

Until now the banks were encouraging the customers to use their debit cards as much as possible. Now the banks are taking steps to discourage you from using it. Continue reading

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Apparently not all the banks are against us!

Although you might think that banks are our enemies, with all the fees and crappy service, apparently there are some exceptions. Obviously, their motives are not at all altruistic, and they want to gain customers at the expense of the less consumer-friendly banks. But, for us the customers, healthy competition is always a good sign. Continue reading

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Buying last minute gift cards? Get some cash back!

What if you’re on the giving side – giving gift cards? Any perks there? Surprisingly – YES. So, how to save money on buying gift cards? Here’s how: Continue reading

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