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21 hours ago

Review Icon viviwalt8907 reviewed Wachovia in Banks:
Terrible
SHIT SHIT SHIT SHIT SHIT SHIT SHIT SHIT SHIT SHIT SHIT. I am a student and I had no loans with them, but there is a reason this bank is failing because it is shit. I canceled my account from them months ago. It is better for you to keep your money in a shoe box than bank with wachovia, it will be safer. PIECE OF SHIT BANK #1 OF AMERICA should be the name.
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21 hours ago

Bad
I think this bank is ok if you need a bank that bad. But BE CAREFUL, THEY FEE YOU LIKE CRAZY. I am a student and I opened a free campusedge account with them a few months ago, and the bad agent I worked with told me that a free savings account comes with the checking account I was trying to open. So of course I did not have a problem with that, now I am being charged monthly for not keeping the savings account active when I thought the stupid thing was free in the first place. I had to call them and expain my situation and they kindly closed the account and waved the fee, it TAKES 3-5 DAYS THOUGH. Before that I had notice that money was constantly deducted from my checking account everytime I made a purchase because that IDIOT that opened my account for me, signed me up for Keep the Change when i asked him not to. I had to call them and have that shit canceled too.
Just BE CAREFUL, they play a lot of games these days and they give you bullshit reasons why they should charge. Even if the account is free, they are always going to FIND A WAY TO CHARGE. Check everythinfg online, daily. THEY WOULD CHARGE YOU FOR YOUR NAME IF THEY COULD. Other than the fees, not complaints. Their customer service is great, they have branches and atms everywhere, and they don't constantly hassle you about signing up for shit.
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yesterday

Terrible
BOA is crap! ive been with them for 5 painful and stressful months and i regret switching from chase, every single day!! my first mistake was opening the account online while BOA was in the process of taking over LaSalle Bank (here in Michigan). even though now they claim that everything is converted to BOA, every time i go to make a simple deposit, im stuck there for like 15 minutes because they can never locate my bank account. HOW CAN THEY NOT LOCATE MY BANK ACCOUNT THAT I MADE WITH THEM?! the worst part is EVERY SINGLE TIME I CALL OR GO IN, THEY ALWAYS ASK ME ABOUT MY ACCOUNT NUMBER. i just got off the phone with some dumb bitch who got all mad bc i asked her why do they have so much trouble locating my account. she was like "i never asked you this before, this is my first time talking to you" WHAT A LOSER!!! im so sick of their stupidity and im glad that im not the only one who thinks they suck.

i recently tried to make an online payment with one of my creditors and i was charged by my credit company bc they couldnt locate my account. i called BOA and they said that there are 3 different routing numbers (one for check payment, one for online payment, one for some other shit) and its my responsibility to know which routing number goes where. WHAT THE HECK?!?? so i cant just type in the numbers as written on the bottom of my checks that were ISSUED FROM THEM...i must use like some other numbers if i were to pay anything electronically. that is some bull shit... they are far from customer-friendly.

if youre even thinking about switching to BOA, STOP WHILE YOURE AHEAD!! stay where you are or invest in a really good bank elsewhere. im getting out of there this coming week and going to National City.
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yesterday

Terrible
This bank SUCKS!!! they are not considerate at all. First they don't let international students use the online transfer facility. Bcoz they have their on lame rules. And upon that they keep charging you every sort of fees possible. One day i get a call from the world travel to offer me some discounted traveling package bcoz i have a checking account. they told me that they will be mailing me the papers and confirmation no. within a week and i will have to let them know in 15 days if i was interested or not. If i dont notify them within 15 days them i will be charged $150 assuming that i liked it and im interested in the offer. I did not receive any mail from them and so i did not notify them and then they charge me $150 to my checking account. And when i cal them and tell them about it them tell me to call up the world wide travel and talk to them. I tried calling the world wide travel since past 3 days. Nobody ever picks up. Then when i called the bank of america n tell them about it they tell me the same thing again that they cant help me and i need to speak to the world wide travel. I am tried of explaining these days. And im tired of the bank. This bank if strongly NOT RECOMMENDED!!!!
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yesterday

Review Icon movecars reviewed Wells Fargo in Banks:
Terrible
Wells Fargo has a culture of internally focused, 'who cares about the customer' zombies who really don't want to be there working for them.

They doubled the interst rate on my credit card recently and when asked why said " we are doing this to many of our cusotmers--we're just trying to stay in business in these hard times."

Brilliant strategy--I'm sure I'll hurry out to use their card & carry a balance when I will be expected to pay WF more than twice what I'm being charged with BofA, Chase and Citibank.

The free market system needs to let companies like this go under--no bail out, no prop up, nothing. If they can't compete, bury them. This consumer will be happy to supply the shovel.
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