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Free Checking Accounts Are Still Much More Common At Credit Unions

Monday, March 18, 2013 - 5:41 AM
From CNNMoney.com
More than two-thirds, or 72%, of the nation's 50 biggest credit unions still offer free checking accounts without minimum balance or direct deposit requirements, compared to only 39% of banks, according to a new survey from Bankrate.com.

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In addition to free checking, there are some other things to look for in a credit union. I discussed these things in this 2011 blog post.
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Similar informtion from Bankrate.com:

http://www.bankrate.com/finance/c...ions-1.asp
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