7 simple ways to get control of your checking account

We’ll break the how-to’s down into simple steps so you can easily adopt these habits to enhance your financial life.

Keeping track of your account balance gives you a clearer picture of where you stand financially.

Know your account balance

Yes, mobile banking is very secure. By adopting mobile banking, you can easily keep an eye on your checking account.

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Download your bank’s mobile banking app

Many checking accounts charge monthly maintenance fees, but you may be able to have them waived if you can meet certain requirements.

Avoid paying extra fees

Letting technology assist you with your banking can help you keep on top of tasks such as depositing your paycheck, paying bills, or meeting savings goals.

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Automate deposits and payments


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