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Neobanks, virtual banks with no- or low-fee accounts, higher interest rates, helpful money-handling tools and user-friendly platforms, may be a strong choice for tech-savvy consumers seeking a different banking option. Customers need to be comfortable conducting their transactions online or via mobile app.
Virtual "neobanks" offer no-fee accounts, engaging apps with friendly budgeting, spending and saving tools, and attractive interest rates. Are these fintech companies real banks? Find out more now.
If you want to manage credit responsibly and avoid potential problems, be aware of how your financial behaviors affect your credit—and take steps to build and use credit wisely.
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Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) provide funding and support for low-income communities in the U.S. Find out more about how they work.
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Life insurance can become confusing when you consider all the types offered: term, whole life, variable life, universal life. Choose the right insurance for your family.
Shopping online is convenient and easy, but learn the best ways to keep your bank account and your funds safe.
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Ever considered what you would you do if you were to suddenly lose your income? Disability insurance is something you might need. Find out why and how much.
Saving money and getting organized are on everyone's to-do list, but it's not always obvious that the two are intertwined.
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BBVA is one of the signatories of the Principles for Responsible Banking, promoted by the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative. These Principles embody the commitment of 130 banking institutions and the United Nations to take on climate emergency and sustainability challenges facing society today.
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The prospect of a recession can seem scary to anyone, but if you've taken appropriate steps to prepare your finances and yourself for a downturn, you can face the future with confidence.
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Money, time, security and convenience all come into play when sending funds abroad. Find the best option for your international transfer.
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Gen Xers face unique financial challenges thanks to the impact of recessions, bubbles, and other economic hurdles. But here are 3 financial fixes for them.
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