checking accounts Archive
Consumers still write checks, but research says they don't really like it. This study looks at check writers by age, gender and frequency.
An annual study from Bankrate says free checking is alive and well at most credit unions, but banks are running the other direction.
You'd think consumers who go for bank promotions might be your stereotypical deal-seekers and bargain hunters. But you'd be wrong…
Are reloadable debit cards a viable alternative to checking accounts? Or are they a solution for the unbanked? Here's what the data says.
44% of all shoppers looking for a new checking account want email alerts. The pickier the shopper, the more they want email alerts.
Countless surveys ask banking consumers about switching triggers, but people's behaviors don't align with their responses… or reality.
The banking industry usually segments based on income, but age is a better predictor of checking account choices, behaviors and profitability.
Financial shoppers that aren't particularly interested in any specific account features are most likely to choose a regional bank.
Banks in the UK are testing a bold new ‘Seven-Day Account Switching’ process. How is the experiment working out? It depends on who you ask.
Among consumers shopping around for a new checking relationship, those who still love checks opt for premium accounts.