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Suntrust Raises Minimums, Prepares To Settle Discrimination Complaint

ATLANTA (AP) —Atlanta-based SunTrust is joining other competitors that are requiring higher minimum deposits on basic checking accounts to avoid paying fees. The changes go into effect Aug. 24 and affect customers who have Everyday […]

WAOK-AM–06/08/2012

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New Debit Card Fees For BOA Customers

The nation’s largest bank says it will now charge customers an extra five-dollars per month to use their debit cards. Bank of America expects to roll out the new fees, early next year, which come […]

WAOK-AM–09/29/2011

Tuition Hikes Mean More Financial Woes For Students

ATLANTA (WAOK)- College students had their worst fear confirmed, when the Georgia Board of Regents agreed to a tuition hike. The board voted Tuesday to increase tuition and fess at the state’s 35 institutions. Members […]

WAOK-AM–04/20/2011

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Electric Companies Raising Bills For Less Fortunate

Money that was supposed to help the less fortunate with electric bills will instead go to the extra fees. The Fulton Atlanta Community Action Authority helps low-income Georgians pay their bills. According to Christy Ihrig the […]

WAOK-AM–03/02/2011

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Legislators Want To Know Why

Georgians are trying to recover after tax refund direct deposits were reversed out of their accounts. The result was over-draft fees and bounced checks. Georgia House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Mickey Channell believes the glitch could […]

WAOK-AM–01/27/2011

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