Amber is a former banking writer for NerdWallet. Her work has been featured by USA Today, The Christian Science Monitor and The Associated Press. She holds a bachelor's degree in comparative literature from UCLA.
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Remitly Money Transfer Review
Competitors with quick delivery options tend to charge higher fees, but Remitly money transfers balance speed with decent prices.
Savings Account Withdrawal Limits and Federal Reserve Regulation D Explained
Some banks still enforce caps a year after the Federal Reserve removed the “no more than six” limit on monthly savings transfers.
What Is a Routing Number? Definition and Where to Find Yours
This nine-digit number identifies your bank in a financial transaction. You'll need to know it for tasks such as filing taxes or setting up direct deposit.
Essential Banking Terms You Need to Know
Understanding common banking terms can help you with your finances. Here are 15 essential bank terms to know.
Safe Deposit Boxes: What to Know
Learn the definition of a safe deposit box, where to find one and how to use it.