The news that banks have been able to generate enormous profits by levying overdraft fees on customers surely rankles many -- particularly during tax season, and considering that many Americans are still feeling pinched by the effects of the Great Recession.
It doesn't have to be this way. Many consumers can avoid paying all sorts of banking fees -- including overdraft penalties -- by following some common sense advice. Where, you ask, can you find these money-saving tips? Surprisingly, you need look no further than the websites of the nation's biggest banks.
Something everyone needs to know
Managing money is important to everyone, and a subject that is very often the subject of online research. According to the Google Adwords Keyword Tool, the term "personal finance" is searched for more than 200,000 times each month, just here in the U.S. For comparison purposes, the phrase "make more money" generates a mere 60,500 monthly searches.
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