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  • Cashing Checks and Opening Bank Accounts

    Cashing Checks and Opening Bank Accounts: How to Save Money and Avoid Theft Content Detail

    National Consumer Law Center
  • How to File a Consumer Complaint about a Bank

    If you have a complaint about a bank or other financial institution, the Federal Reserve System might be able to help you. The Federal Reserve is responsible for carrying out many of the federal laws that protect consumers in their dealings with financial institutions. We can help individual consumers by: (1) Answering questions about banking practices, and (2) Investigating complaints about specific banks under our supervisory jurisdiction. Content Detail

    Federal Reserve Board
  • Overdrafts and Fees, Get the Facts

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    South Carolina Appleseed Legal Justice Center
  • What To Do When Someone Writes You a Bad Check

    Lawline FAQ: If a person pays for goods or services with a check and that check is then dishonored by the bank on which it is written, you may be able to collect on the check by proceeding under the so-called South Carolina Bad Check law. Content Detail

    South Carolina Bar Association