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How to open a savings account with Ally

(Note that I don’t receive any commissions for posts like this. This is just, like, my opinion, man.┬áNevertheless, please read my disclosure policy.) For the longest time, the standard for an online savings account was a bank called ING Direct. It was free, offered a high interest rate, and allowed you to create multiple sub-accounts … Continue reading »

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Where to put your buckets

[Hi all. I’m at FinCon this week, and while I wanted to write a post about it while I’m here, it’ll have to wait until I get back. In the meantime, the show must go on!] I’ve talked about the importance of “buckets“. These are individual savings accounts that you use for larger or on-going … Continue reading »

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Separate your savings

  I once went to an ATM in a tourist area (Pearl Harbor to be specific). Finding an old receipt in the receipt slot, I removed it, buy being the nosy person that I am, I looked at it before throwing it away. It was a withdrawal for a few hundred dollars, not unreasonable. But … Continue reading »

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