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Top Rates Usually Come From Small Banks

Having ranked the country’s top CDs, savings and money market accounts for years, we’ve observed that the highest yields almost never come from the biggest banks.

Capital One 360 Launches Savings Bonus

Savers across the country can earn up to $500 simply for opening a savings account and keeping their money in the online bank for a few months.

Chicago Bank Paying Up To $300 Bonus For New Savings And Checking Accounts

Byline Bank, the new name for the well-known North Community Bank, is paying a $100 bonus for new checking accounts and $200 for new savings accounts

Sign Up Now For A $200 Checking Bonus

Fifth Third Bank will pay you a $200 bonus just for opening a new checking account, signing up for direct deposit and making a few bill payments online.

GE Capital Retail Rewards Disappoint

OptimizerPlus includes a “Perks Rewards Program” offering goodies to depositors demonstrating loyalty to GECRB by either their tenure as customers or their deposit balances.

Earning M&T’s Checking Bonus Takes Work

M&T Bank is promoting up to $175 in “Family Value Bonuses” when you open a new checking account. It’s available to customers who live near one of the bank’s 750 branches in New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Delaware and Washington, D.C. But there are a couple of drawbacks to consider before jumping in. […]

The Chase $100 Checking Bonus Is Back

Chase is once again offering new customers a $100 bonus for opening a checking account. It reprises this deal every few months and generates a lot of interest every time we write about it. But these checking account bonuses invariably result in many negative comments about Chase’s service, too. The current offer expires Nov. 30, […]

Earn 3% On A Toys “R” Us Christmas Club

If you’re planning to do a lot of toy or baby shopping this holiday season the Toys “R” Us Christmas Saver’s Club can help your money go a little further. It’s sort of like the Sears Christmas Club. You can sign up at any check-out lane at Toys “R” Us or Toys “R” Us Express […]

Sears Christmas Club Back With 3% Bonus

The Sears Christmas Club is back and paying the same 3% bonus as last year. Sign up by Oct. 31 at any Sears or Kmart store, or online at No money is required to open an account. Then figure out how much you can smartly spend at Sears or any of its affiliated stores […]