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When A Broker Offers A Bank CD: It Pays To Do Some Research
Updated: Aug 28, 2016 by paoli2  |  1 comment  |  Financial News

Refresher from the FDIC on this popular topic. 

Average Retiree Will See Social Security Benefit Decrease
Updated: Aug 28, 2016 by paoli2  |  1 comment  |  Financial News

Those in retirement who are receiving Social Security benefits and are enrolled in Medicare may want to sit up and take notice of the latest Medicare read more

Greenspan Sees U.S. Interest Rates Rising Soon, Perhaps Rapidly
Updated: Aug 28, 2016 by paoli2  |  4 comments  |  Financial News

Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan forecast that interest rates will begin rising soon, perhaps rapidly. "I cannot perceive that we can read more

5 Common Misconceptions About FDIC Insurance ... And The Real Facts
Updated: Aug 28, 2016 by paoli2  |  3 comments  |  Financial News

A refresher for some members of the DA community, new info for others.

Robocall Strike Force
Updated: Aug 28, 2016 by paoli2  |  3 comments  |  Financial News

Good intentions; certainly hope it succeeds. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 30 major technology and communication companies said on Friday they are read more

Will October 1St Be The End Of The US Dollar??
Updated: Aug 27, 2016 by paoli2  |  9 comments  |  Ask The Community

"October 1st may prove to be the beginning of the end for the U.S. dollar.  On October 1, the IMF will officially add China’s currency – the read more

Joining Hughes FCU
Updated: Aug 23, 2016 by Sylvia  |  2 comments  |  Ask The Community

Has anyone joined Hughes FCU by making a donation from out of state to any of the three local non-profits? .  I mailed  an application and a read more

Are You Reading Your Bank Statements As Close As You Should For Unwarranted Fees?
Updated: Aug 23, 2016 by paoli2  |  4 comments  |  Ask The Community

Folks, anyone who has been a member of DA for a decent time probably knows which bank I refer to when I am posting about my "problematic"  bank so I read more

What Happens To A Cd In A Joint Account When One Owner Dies
Updated: Aug 19, 2016 by Ally6770  |  4 comments  |  Ask The Community

If there is a cd in a joint account and one owner dies, will the cu or bank then allow cashing out the cd without penalty?

Has Anyone Here Read Porter Stansbury's "The American 2020 Survival Blueprint"?
Updated: Aug 18, 2016 by paoli2  |  5 comments  |  Ask The Community

I just listened to Ron Paul's info on the "coming" American currancy crisis and it is scary.  Has anyone in this group purchased  the books and read more

Here's Why More Stores Are Refusing To Take Cash
Updated: Aug 13, 2016 by me1004  |  5 comments  |  Financial News

We've been talking about society's transition to a cashless society for a long time, but it begs an important question: Can stores and other retail read more

Penfed Merging With Belvoir FCU On May 1
Updated: Aug 4, 2016 by RJM  |  5 comments  |  Bank Deals

PenFed to Merge Belvoir FCU May 1

Would You Trust Your Money In The State Bank Of India?
Updated: Aug 4, 2016 by Louisa  |  21 comments  |  Ask The Community

https://www.depositaccounts.com/b...dia-il.htm Thanks!

Senior Surprise: Getting Switched With Little Warning Into Medicare Advantage
Updated: Jul 31, 2016 by paoli2  |  2 comments  |  Miscellaneous

Off topic but may be of interest to readers who are eligible for / covered by Medicare Only days after Judy Hanttula came home from the hospital after read more

How To Get A Trustee For A Self Needs Trust?
Posted: Jul 14, 2016 by paoli2  |  0 comments  |  Ask The Community

What does a person do if they should really set up a Self Needs Trust for a relative but have no Trustee available?  If they no longer live near the read more

Is There A Section On Depositaccounts.Com For "Senior" Savings Rates?
Updated: Jul 11, 2016 by Bozo  |  7 comments  |  Ask The Community

Some banks offer interest premiums for the 50+ (or older) crowd. Is there a place on this web site where those rates are posted? I don't think there is, read more

If Interest Rates Rise How Will That Affect CD Rates?
Updated: May 25, 2016 by paoli2  |  3 comments  |  Ask The Community

When interest rates go up, how much will a 2 year CD go up from, for example,  1.50 APY? Will the increase be small or more significant?  Are we read more

What Happens To CD Upon Death Of CD Owner?
Updated: May 25, 2016 by Ally6770  |  7 comments  |  Ask The Community

Am I correct in my belief that when a CD owner dies, the beneficiary of the CD, upon presenting a death certificate, can receive the balance of the CD read more

Poll: Two-Thirds Of US Would Struggle To Cover $1,000 Crisis
Updated: May 24, 2016 by paoli2  |  2 comments  |  Financial News

Two-thirds of Americans would have difficulty coming up with the money to cover a $1,000 emergency, according to an exclusive poll released Thursday, a read more

FDIC Insured Bank Bail Ins....Are We At Risk Of Losing Our Money ?
Updated: May 14, 2016 by decades  |  14 comments  |  Ask The Community

My 90 year old father heard this on the radio about large banks going bankrupt...derivatives ..fine print in fdic rules etc. and asked me to google it .He read more

CD Specials Of Various Terms
Updated: May 12, 2016 by dlweiss0622  |  8 comments  |  Bank Deals

Veridian looks to have a set of CD specials all with $1000 minimum. Here's the rundown by APY: 7 month 0.5%  9 month 0.85% 15 month 1.11% 25 month read more

15 Month CD At 3% APY For Military Members
Updated: May 8, 2016 by Anon456  |  3 comments  |  Bank Deals

Navy Fed CU for Military Appreciation Month (of May), is offering a 3% APY, 15 month CD, max Funding is $10k.  You can read more about it read more

Accounts are easy, staff is great, APR is good.
Updated: May 7, 2016 by paoli2  |  1 comment  |  Bank Reviews

I have banked with this credit union my entire life. I have never encountered any troubles or issues so far. Recently I requested a signature loan in read more

15 Month CD At 3% APY For Military Members
Updated: May 4, 2016 by klink  |  3 comments  |  Bank Deals

Navy Fed CU for Military Appreciation Month (of May), is offering a 3% APY, 15 month CD, max Funding is $10k.  You can read more about it read more

Scott Burns: RMDs Aren’t A Bad Thing
Updated: May 3, 2016 by paoli2  |  3 comments  |  Financial News

Q. This is about required minimum distributions. I find it very strange and upsetting. We are taught to save and invest for our future and own good and read more

Withdrawing Matured Cds From Credit Unions
Updated: Apr 26, 2016 by me1004  |  8 comments  |  Ask The Community

Can anyone advise if they have had any problems getting a matured CD funds returned back to the owner via paying for it to be wired to one's bank from a read more

Will A Bank Or CU Freeze A Rate While Funds Are Being Transferred?
Updated: Apr 4, 2016 by Bozo  |  5 comments  |  Ask The Community

I had a rude shock yesterday, I set up a Savings Account with Synchrony to move funds when my Ally Bank 5 year CDs expire end of May.  I thought they read more

Is IRS Still Accepting Free File Fillable Forms From It's Website?
Updated: Feb 5, 2016 by paoli2  |  2 comments  |  Ask The Community

I heard over the news tonight that due to computer problems, the IRS is not accepting E-Filing of tax forms.  Does anyone know if this includes the read more

Is IRS Still Accepting Free File Fillable Forms From It's Website?
Posted: Feb 3, 2016 by paoli2  |  0 comments  |  Ask The Community

I heard over the news tonight that due to computer problems, the IRS is not accepting E-Filing of tax forms.  Does anyone know if this includes the read more