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About Barrel-rider

I am Ringwinner and Luckwearer; and I am Barrel-rider.

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Avoid The Aweful Experience - Not Worth It
Updated: Mar 2, 2016 by Sid Fishman  |  2 comments  |  Bank Reviews

Just had the misfortune of opening a Ally account as somewhere I couple keep 15-20K in short term savings and still earn some interest. Had my account read more

6-Month CD 1.50% APY And 1-Year CD 1.65% APY
Updated: Sep 13, 2015 by Ricochet  |  4 comments  |  Bank Deals

Funeral Service Credit Union has some rates that are to die for.  (Sorry, couldn't resist.)   Membership is open to members, employees, and read more

Rate Reduction Notification To 1.10%
Updated: Sep 11, 2015 by Barrel-rider  |  2 comments  |  Bank Deals

Rate cut to 1.10% from 1.25% effective date of rate cut is 09-10-2015

Worst Checking Account Offer You'll Find?
Posted: Sep 9, 2015 by Barrel-rider  |  0 comments  |  Bank Reviews

Listen to their "Premier" checking account features: $0 OD fee, $0 NSF fee, $0 ATM fee, $0 Wire Transfer Fees, Unlimited ATM reimbursements... Sounds read more

Thinking About Making The Switch To All Online Banking. Can You Talk Me Out Of It?
Updated: Jun 21, 2015 by geracea  |  14 comments  |  Ask The Community

I recently consolidated my emergency savings into an Ally savings account. I'm still using a B&M bank (Wells Fargo) for my checking. I'm read more

Regions Bank Fined $7.5M For Overdraft Fees
Posted: Apr 29, 2015 by Barrel-rider  |  0 comments  |  Financial News

Regions Bank ( RF) will pay a $7.5 million fine for improperly charging overdraft fees to hundreds of thousands of customers, a federal regulator said read more

Love The App!
Posted: Mar 2, 2015 by Barrel-rider  |  0 comments  |  Bank Reviews

It was long overdue, but I recently just started using WF's app. It's so great, and the smaller banks don't have the resources to offer services this read more

Best Bank to have a home with.
Updated: Feb 25, 2015 by Barrel-rider  |  1 comment  |  Bank Reviews

I have been a homeowner since 2013 and My experience with having a mortgage with Wells Fargo has been great. In Jan 2013 I started to look for a home and read more

Closed my account for no reason
Updated: Feb 19, 2015 by Barrel-rider  |  2 comments  |  Bank Reviews

I had been an Ally customer for over 10 years, never had a problem. It was a savings account, so I didn't use it much, just a few deposits a year. One read more

Lazy Customer
Posted: Dec 10, 2014 by Barrel-rider  |  0 comments  |  Bank Reviews

I've banked with Southtrust, Wachovia, and now WF as the bank has been acquired over the years. I am well aware that there are better choices out there read more

$100 Visa Reward For Opening Star Checking Account At Salem Five
Posted: Jul 11, 2014 by Barrel-rider  |  0 comments  |  Bank Deals

Open a Star Checking account at Salem Five through July 31, 2014 get a $100 Visa Reward account opening bonus.

Chance To Win $5000 At Harborstone Credit Union In Washington State
Posted: May 16, 2014 by Barrel-rider  |  0 comments  |  Bank Deals

Another Billpay promotion. Membership available to anyone in Washington State. Per the bank's promotion page: Just log in to your account online and read more

Chance To Win $1500 Visa Gift Card Or Ipad Mini At TDECU
Posted: May 16, 2014 by Barrel-rider  |  0 comments  |  Bank Deals

per the bank's promotion page... Membership details here:  Pay at least 1 bill using TDECUā€™s Online Bill Pay between March 29th 2014 and June read more

Get Up To $200 For Opening CD At Telhio Credit Union
Posted: May 9, 2014 by Barrel-rider  |  0 comments  |  Bank Deals

per the Credit Union's site... $200 new certificate bonus when you invest $15,000$100 new certificate bonus when you invest $10,000 $50 new read more

Refer A Friend In May To A+FCU And You Both Get $40
Posted: May 2, 2014 by Barrel-rider  |  0 comments  |  Bank Deals

per the Bank's site... Also see Who Can Join? | A+ Federal Credit UnionThroughout the month of May, adult members will receive $40* for each new A+FCU read more

Chance To Win 2014 Ford Explorer
Updated: Apr 30, 2014 by dpandslemmen  |  1 comment  |  Bank Deals

Per the bank's website... Here's how:Open a TruMark Financial savings, checking, money market account, or certificate of deposit, get one entry to win read more

Receive $150 When You Open A Free Checking Account
Posted: Apr 21, 2014 by Barrel-rider  |  0 comments  |  Bank Deals

Per the linked offer page "Open a new TDECU personal checking account with recurring direct deposit and you'll receive $150."  Nice deal for those read more

Stand Up To Cancer
Updated: Apr 4, 2014 by Barrel-rider  |  1 comment  |  Bank Deals

Open a new checking account with direct deposit and make at least three online bill payments within 90 days of account opening. Once you do; the bank will read more

Rollover Your Old 401(K)/Transfer IRA And Get Up To $600 Cash
Updated: Apr 1, 2014 by exit8  |  8 comments  |  Bank Deals

Technology Credit Union has set up a limited time offer where you can receive cash if you Rollover your old 401(k) or transfer your IRAs. The breakdown of read more

Open A New Checking Account For A Chance To Win $5,000
Posted: Mar 10, 2014 by Barrel-rider  |  0 comments  |  Bank Deals

Open a new Stellar Checking account and receive 10 entries into the Stellar Celebration Sweepstakes for a chance to win $5,000 cash. See site for

Receive $50-$100 When You Open A New Checking Account
Posted: Mar 10, 2014 by Barrel-rider  |  0 comments  |  Bank Deals

You can receive $50 when you open a new checking account and $100 (and same-day ATM reimbursement) if you choose Relationship Checking.