Bank fees up for 15th straight year - WRBL

Bank fees up for 15th straight year

Posted: Updated:

Bank fees have been rising for the past 15 years, that's according to a survey by Bankrate.com.

It says overdraft fees and out-of-network ATM costs have hit record highs.

The average overdraft charge reportedly rose 3% this year to $32.20.

Bankrate.com. reports people who withdrawal money from another bank's ATM now end up paying a total fee of $4.13.

  • On Your SideMore>>

  • Health watch: Tuskegee becomes training ground for diabetes education program

    Health watch: Tuskegee becomes training ground for diabetes education program

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:44 PM EDT2014-04-17 02:44:52 GMT
    Alabama has a high prevalence of diabetes. Macon County, where Tuskegee is located has a 14 to 16 percent range for prevalence compared to just over 11 percent for the state. To change habits, an accredited diabetes education program was started in Tuskegee. More than forty people took part. The goal of the ten week course was to help those with diabetes learn to control their blood sugar by changing their behavior. ...
    Alabama has a high prevalence of diabetes. Macon County, where Tuskegee is located has a 14 to 16 percent range for prevalence compared to just over 11 percent for the state. To change habits, an accredited diabetes education program was started in Tuskegee. More than forty people took part. The goal of the ten week course was to help those with diabetes learn to control their blood sugar by changing their behavior. ...
  • Auburn University classes cancelled after reported threat

    Auburn University classes cancelled after reported threat

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:40 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:40:37 GMT
    Image tweeted by student newspaper The Auburn University Plainsman shows the alleged threat written inside a bathroom.Image tweeted by student newspaper The Auburn University Plainsman shows the alleged threat written inside a bathroom.
    Auburn University classes have been canceled Wednesday "due to student and parent anxiety over [a] threat," an emergency message posted to the school's Web site reads.
    Auburn University classes have been canceled Wednesday "due to student and parent anxiety over [a] threat," an emergency message posted to the school's Web site reads.
  • Phenix City flasher sentenced

    Phenix City flasher sentenced

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-04-16 19:55:08 GMT
    Zachary Heath Belitz  has been sentenced to 30 days of hard labor.
    Zachary Heath Belitz  has been sentenced to 30 days of hard labor.
Powered by WorldNow

1350 13th Avenue
Columbus, GA 31901

Telephone: 706.323.3333
Fax: 706.327.6655
Email: news@wrbl.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.