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Answered 2010-04-13 21:23:23

Most savings accounts hold little to no interest rate currently. They are basically the same as a checking account. If you are looking for higher yield interest, consider purchasing a CD.

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Most checking accounts have no fees. Savings account has more fees than checking accounts because of the higher interest yields available in a savings account.


Many checking accounts do not offer interest on the money in your savings account. This is a disadvantage because the money you put in a savings account will collect interest, where a checking account will not.


"A high interst checking account is a type of checking account that earns interest. Usually these accounts have higher interest than a regular checking account, but not as high as a savings account."


Savings accounts pay interest on the money in the account. Most checking accounts do not.


Generally a savings account pays more interest, but there are some checking accounts that offer rates that are very competitive to savings accounts.


No. Checking accounts do not pay any interest. Since the money available in your checking account is liquid cash which is used for day to day purposes and can be withdrawn multiple times banks do not offer interest on cash maintained in a checking account.


Banks typically only offer a high interest return in a savings account, not a checking account. Some banks allow unlimited transfers between savings and checking accounts, so you could get a high interest savings account and transfer money as necessary to your checking account.


The standard interest rate on an interest bearing checking account at a Chase bank is 0.01%. They have a variety of checking accounts with the same interest rate or less.


Chase Bank does have free checking as long as you have a minimum balance of 100 dollars. there are also interest bearing checking accounts were if you maintain a balance of at least 1500 dollars your account will receive interest on your checking account.


The primary reason interest checking accounts are hard to find is because of how they work. Interest checking accounts provide a mid to high interest rate on money in an account, along with the ability to write checks and transfer money. An interest checking account is a mix between an easily accessible account, which allows you to use checks and debit cards, and a high interest account, which usually doesn't allow the freedom to use checks.


Actually it is the other way round. The interest rate paid out on a savings account is generally more than that paid out on a checking account. Checking accounts offer very little or no interest at all in most countries whereas savings account offer a small interest rate.


Both Checking Accounts and Savings Accounts are basic types of bank accounts provided by banks to their customers. The difference is: a. There are limitations on the number of trasactions that can be performed in a savings account on a per month basis whereas for checking accounts there are no limitations b. The interest rate offered by banks on savings account is much higher than what is offered on checking accounts because banks offer almost no interest in them


There is a way to earn interest on a checking accounts and can be added to the account. You will have to back through a credit union.


Yes - if the bank is giving an interest on the checking account. But, banks usually pay very little or 0% interest for checking accounts because of the frequent transactions and the liquid nature of the money in it.




Emigrant Direct claims to offer a high interest savings account, that they can directly link with your checking account at another bank. They don't personally offer checking accounts themselves.


Chase Banks offer two types of checking accounts. They offer a free checking account with no minimum balance with direct deposit and an interest checking account with a $5000 minimum balance and direct deposit.


Fulton Bank offers two checking accounts with free checking. They have a student account and a regular checking account that are free, meaning they have no fees. They also have no minimum balance and due not accrue interest.


The Royal Bank of Scotland offers the two main types of accounts commonly referred to- the checking account and savings account. They also offer high interest checking and saving, and joint checking and savings accounts.


In todays world many checking accounts carry a monthly service fee. Of course, printed checks also cost you money. An interest bearing checking account can pay you and offset the expenses of having the account.


Certain checking accounts have interest rates because they require that the customer keep a minimum balance in the account each month. This money is used by the bank to make more money.


One advantage that I can think of is the fact that Savings Accounts usually offer an interest on the money held in the account whereas Checking accounts offer very little or on most cases zero interest on the money held in the account. On the flip side, there are limitations on the number of transactions you can make on your account in case of Savings accounts whereas there are no such limitations for a checking account.


One can find reliable checking account interest rates by searching on the websites of banks. These websites often have information regarding their interest policies as well as the rates associated with their accounts.


Practically all banks offer checking bank accounts. The interest rates and services such as overdraft protection will vary by account type and bank. Most credit unions also have checking account options.