Come here often? Make XFINITY.com your homepage » close

close

Your XFINITY Connect session has timed out due to inactivity. Click here to go back close

24/7 Wall St.: Banks Hiding the Most (and Least) Fees

3. Capital One

Online Disclosures: 5 of 9
Information Available on Account Webpage: 3 of 9
Information Unavailable Online or at Branch: 1 of 9
Revenue: $18.53 billion

Information about monthly fees and minimum deposits at Capital One (NYSE: COF) are readily accessible on an account holder’s webpage. But if customers want to find out about fees for nonsufficient funds, overdrafts and overdraft transfers, they will have to take a trip to the local branch. “The problem is it’s very hard to comparison shop between bank branches,” Weinstock said. Worse yet, information about the existence or the amount of the extended overdraft penalty fee is not available online or at a branch.

Capital One specializes in a number of retail banking businesses, particularly mortgages, credit cards and auto loans. Capital One significantly expanded its online banking business when it bought ING DIRECT, USA from a large Dutch financial-services firm in February. The buyout cost Capital One $9 billion and added approximately $80 billion to its deposit base. (AP Photo/Harry Cabluck)

More From 24/7 Wall Street:
The Happiest Countries in the World
The Most Dangerous States to Drive In
The States with the Fastest Growing Economies



The opinions expressed are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Comcast.

Ad Info - Ad Feedback

Ad Info - Ad Feedback

Loading...