Update 1/22/2015: This post was originally released in 2014 when there were special bonus promotions for signing up with Capital One 360, but new sign-ups with them are STILL eligible for up to $50 for each account opened! Read on to find out more!
Original Post 7/1/2014:
Banks. People love to hate them, but we all know that we need them. Since banking is essential to live in this day and age, why not seek out a better banking experience? For me, the answer is online banking.
The two online banks I currently use are Ally Bank and Capital One 360 (formerly ING Direct). In this post I’ll be discussing virtues of online banking that apply to both institutions, and perhaps in a future post I’ll compare/contrast the two of them in more detail. Suffice it to say that I have had good experiences with both banks and would recommend them both to those who are interested. [Read more…]