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Startups offer banking for smartphone users

...smartphones, enabling users to track their spending on the go. Some things haven't changed. Like traditional banks, customers open a checking account, get a debit card and are able to make check deposits and pay their bills. Like many Internet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-01/startups-offer-banking-sma
Bank merger would combine Augusta's First Bank of Georgia with Atlanta financial corporation

...to still grow and take significant market share."The pending transaction, Evans said, will likely give First Bank customers access to State Bank services, such as treasury and cash management and payroll banking. On the other end, State...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-06-24/bank-merger
School system's credit union nears golden anniversary

...a few days of the storm, when other financial institutions were still closed.The credit union had to turn away bank customers who were not credit union members.Winters came to Augusta in July 2006 and has worked to get the word out to employees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-10-28/school-syste
Taking it to the limit

...afraid, and a tidal wave of fear is possible across various nations in the eurozone.If their leaders can confiscate bank customers' money in Cyprus, where can't they take it?It also makes you wonder if such government-approved larceny could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-03-19/taking-it-limit
Georgia gives ex-bank exec 10 years

...their investigation led to three other guilty pleas for bank customers who were also involved in various side deals.One plot involved Joseph Penick Jr., a bank customer who authorities say received loans from Jones to buy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-05-12/georgia-ex-bank-exec-gets-10
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Banks to charge customers debit card transaction fees

...We've had people coming into our branches, and we've received additional online applications as a result of the bank customers who are unhappy about these new fees," Kimbrell said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2011-09-02/banks-charg
Bank customers jumping ship over new account fees

Throughout the Augusta area, many banking customers are becoming frustrated with fees recently imposed at larger banks, from debit card transaction fees to account maintenance fees.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2011-10-22/bank-custom
Ga. man dies after stabbing

DULUTH, Ga. - Duluth police are investigating after a bank customer found a man with stab wounds in a shopping center parking lot. Authorities say the man was alive when he was found around 7 a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-12-08/ga-man-dies-after-fatal-stab
Your Money: Check out Christmas clubs

...Christmas club account now.Traditionally, Christmas club accounts have been offered at credit unions and most banks. Customers put a small amount of money into a savings account every month until the fall, when they can start making withdrawals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-01-13/your-money-c
FDIC sues ex-directors of troubled failed Atlanta bank

...making false statements to investigators in connection with kickbacks he paid Lawrence. And Brent Merriell, another bank customer, was sentenced to three years in prison for making false statements to investigators regarding short-sales of Omni-funded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-03-17/fdic-sues-ex-directors-tro