Personal Finance Center


Banking Basics
This publication, although designed for class leaders, is a thorough guide to banking, banking services and consumer accounts. Written in a simple question-and-answer format, it also includes a glossary. An additional resource from the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston provides an overview of banking for young people.

Bank On Memphis
Bank On Memphis is a public-private partnership between City and County government, financial institutions, and nonprofits to encourage financial education and access to mainstream banking.

Provides timely local rates for mortgages, home equity loans, savings, credit cards, and checking accounts and tracks ATM fees and online banking fees. The database is updated daily and includes over 4,000 institutions. 

Help With My Bank
The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is responsible for handling complaints about national banks as well as fielding questions about financial institutions.

Checking Accounts – Understanding Your Rights
From the Federal Administrator of National Banks, this site provides a clear description of how checks are handled and processed. Instructions for resolving various problems or complaints are also provided, along with links to federal and state regulatory agencies.

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Last review 11/21/2022