Topics

JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Another spurious bank fee: $12 for depositing a check that bounces
Another spurious bank fee: $12 for depositing a check that bounces

The road to corporate greed is paved with nickel-and-dime bank charges. Want a paper statement? That'll cost you a few bucks. Not making enough deposits or withdrawals? That'll result in an inactivity fee of as much as $10. Don't meet minimum balance requirements? Here's your monthly $25 account maintenance fee. But the returned-check fee might take the cake. Brian Baltow of Thousand Oaks recently received a check from a client for $120. Unfortunately, the check bounced. Baltow's bank, Bank of America, returned the check to the guy who wrote it. And it dinged Baltow with a $12 fee. "They said it was my responsibility to check that the person writing...

Loading