Hopefully by now you have a real checking account that you use to manage your monthly cash inflows and outflows.
But are you really using all the features that your checking account offers?
While there are lots of negatives associated with a checking account, likes ATM fees and overdraft charges, there are lots of really good features that they offer.
Are you using direct deposit for your paychecks?
Are you able to move money easily between your checking and your savings account?
Do you get alerts when your balances are low?
Click on the image below to review these 8 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Checking Account.
A short Pop Quiz follows below the article.
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