Still Sitting On The Fence With Online Banks?

by Ron Haynes

Online banks want your business and because they don’t have the high overhead that traditional “grounded” banks do, they can typically offer higher rates on your CD’s and your savings account, more interest on your checking account, and more perks and benefits all around. Think about it – what would your financial life be like without housing expenses? That’s one reason online banks can offer more benefits and services free of charge to their customers.

If you’ve been sitting on the fence with online banking, check out these options for moving your money into the realm of the Internet. (If the links don’t show up in your reader, click through to read the article about online banking.)

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About the author

Ron Haynes has written 987 articles on The Wisdom Journal.


The founder and editor of The Wisdom Journal in 2007, Ron has worked in banking, distribution, retail, and upper management for companies ranging in size from small startups to multi-billion dollar corporations. He graduated Suma Cum Laude from a top MBA program and currently is a Human Resources and Management consultant, helping companies know how employees will behave in varying situations and what motivates them to action, assisting firms in identifying top talent, and coaching managers and employees on how to better communicate and make the workplace MUCH more enjoyable. If you'd like help in these areas, contact Ron using the contact form at the top of this page or at 870-761-7881.