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Most of the biggest U.S. banks offer paltry interest rates on savings, so it's smart to shop around.

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What Is a Certified Check?

So, you’re closing an important transaction when the seller asks you to pay by certified check. Fine, you say — but what is a certified check? It’s a personal check written…

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How to Cancel a Check

If a personal check gets lost or stolen, or you pay a merchant and decide he’s swindling you, you’re not out of luck. You can try asking your bank or…

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