Savings Accounts

Learn all there is to know about savings accounts from regular passbook to high yield to HSAs. Discover where to get the best interest rates, how they're are taxed, and how a savings club works.

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What Is the Difference Between a Term Deposit and Demand Deposit?
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How Foreigners Can Open Savings Accounts in the U.S.
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Annual Equivalent Rate (AER)
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How Interest Rates Work on Savings Accounts
What Is a High-Yield Savings Account?
Current Account Savings Account (CASA) Definition
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What’s the Difference Between a Savings Account and a Roth IRA?
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Foreign Savings Account
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Individual Development Account (IDA)
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Get the Best Savings Interest Rates for You
Besides a Savings Account, Where Is the Safest Place to Keep My Money?
Coins in a bottle and the green tree, Represents the financial growth. The more money you save, the more you will get.
Deposit Interest Rate
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Negotiable Order of Withdrawal (NOW) Account
Passbook Loan
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Linked Savings Account
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Saving Accounts
What Is a Savings Account?
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Employee Contribution Plan
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How Does a Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) Work?
What Is a Savings Club?
Why You Should Max Out Your Health Savings Account (HSA)