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Industry Experts Get ‘F’ in History (Stories about Free Checking Continue Repeating Misinformation)

These typical “death of free checking” stories that pop up everywhere the mega-banks have locations say free checking began in 1994 at Washington Mutual. Wrong. Free checking was not invented 20 years ago by the executives at another regional bank either (as some stories claim), or by any big bank. ACTON Marketing was the first […]