Basic Guides for Checking

How to reconcile your bank account

Karen Lawson

Reconciling your checking or savings account doesn't have to be a nightmare. Follow these simple steps to find out if your account is in balance.

Avoiding checking account fees

Andrew Freiburghouse

Here are some of the most common checking account fees, along with suggestions on how to avoid them.

Calculating interest on a checking account

Andrew Freiburghouse

If you want to know where every dollar in your finances comes from, it's important to understand how to calculate checking account interest.

How to manage a checking account

Andrew Freiburghouse

While technology can help today, there is still no substitute for diligence when it comes to managing your checking account.

11 different types of checking accounts

Andrew Freiburghouse

Looking for a new checking account? It may be helpful to know what options exist before you start shopping.