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Philadelphia is Pennsylvania’s largest city and has a vibrant banking industry and a large economy; it is also home to seven Fortune 1000 companies. The historical city was founded in 1682 by William Penn and is now home to over 1.5 million people. It boasts many museums and cultural institutions, as well as 67 national landmarks, including Independence Hall.

Nestled within Philadelphia are the headquarters of more than 125 banks and 190 credit unions. The city's oldest remaining bank is PNC Bank, which was originally established in 1804. Some of the other notable banking institutions headquartered in the Philadelphia metropolitan area include Citizens Bank Of Pennsylvania, TD Bank, Chase Bank USA, National Association, and Sovereign Bank. The area boasts an enormous number of bank branches, around 3,850. These branches hail from more than 225 credit unions and 195 banks. The city is also home to The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, which helps to design and implement monetary policy and supervises both banks and bank holding companies.

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MyBankingDirect Increases Money Market Rate 1.15%
The Annual Percentage Yield is accurate as of January 18, 2017; and is subject to change without notice. The My Banking Direct Money Market Checking is a tiered rate account.
Wells Fargo Offers Easy $250 Checking Bonus
Availability: Nationwide Wells Fargo Bank (Wells Fargo) is offering a $250 checking account bonus for “new checking customers.” According to a CSR, "new" means new, as in "never, ever having
Citibank Offers $500 Checking Bonus
Availability: Nationwide Now through April 14, 2017, Citibank has a $500 bonus when opening a new Citi Priority Account Package checking account. $500 Bonus Requirements Open a new eligible consumer
$25 Referal Bonus
fatwallet.com user is reporting that you can get a $25 referral bonus for referring a new member to NAVY FCU.  Does anyone know more.  They say both parties gets bonus. 
Good Overview Of Joining Andrews FCU And Opening Its 3.01% CDs
Andrews Federal Credit Union's 3.01% 7-year CD special is scheduled to last through December. You still have time to join the credit union and open the CD. Jonathan at MyMoneyBlog
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