Current data shows overdraft fees on debit card accounts average a whopping $34 once all is said and done. Overdraft charges make what’s often a bad financial situation worse by deriving you further into the hole when you’re already having issues with cash flow. Debt.com has the latest tips and expert advice on how to avoid overdrafts and how to deal with them to get your budget back on track when they happen.

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14 Ways to Avoid Paying Irritating Bank Fees

November 15, 2016 | Money Talks News

No. 9 is the easiest, and No. 12 sounds weird but it’s awesome.

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Dear Grandma: Three Reasons Why Online Banking Is Easier And Safer Than You Think

April 16, 2015 | Jess Miller

Seniors tend to believe that online banking is complicated and easy to hack. But that’s overwhelmingly not the case.

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Credit Unions Are Dropping Free Checking Too — But Millennials Don’t Care

March 10, 2015 | Jess Miller

Still store your money in a national bank? Here are five reasons that will change your mind.

ATM fees rise to all-time high

September 30, 2014 | Jess Miller

It’s getting expensive to withdraw your own money.