Archive for April, 2011

Ally Bank Wins Best of the Web for Customer Service Innovation

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April 28th, 2011 at 10:02 am by Ally

We often hear people on Facebook and Twitter raving about their customer service experiences with Ally Bank, but even we were a bit surprised–and flattered!–to find out that Netbanker had given us a 2011 OBR Best of the Web award. Since 1997, Netbanker’s Online Banking Report has conferred awards upon financial institutions that provide cutting… read more

The Continued Rise of the ATM Fee

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April 19th, 2011 at 4:41 pm by Ally

Here at the Ally Straight Talk Blog, we often talk about bank fees and the negative effects they can have on you and your money. We reimburse all ATM fees our customers incur in the United States, including those charged by other banks, but for many people, ATM fees are an inescapable reality. We pulled… read more

Tending to Your Retirement Plan as Part of Your Financial Spring Cleaning

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April 19th, 2011 at 9:57 am by Ally

We’ve talked before about how spring is the perfect time to get your financial house in order. Whether it’s laddering your CDs or starting an emergency fund, there are all sorts of extra steps you can take to build a secure financial foundation while you’re spring cleaning around the house. A recent article at Walletpop… read more

Ally Bank on Wheel of Fortune

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April 18th, 2011 at 10:21 am by Ally

Did you catch Ally on Wheel of Fortune last week? As you know, we’re no stranger to the famous wheel, and we were especially happy when one lucky lady took home a $5,000 checking debit card courtesy of Ally Bank after landing on the Ally wedge and correctly solving the puzzle. Amanda Howen of Jacksonville,… read more

How to Check the Status of Your Tax Refund

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April 15th, 2011 at 9:49 am by Ally

Tax season is coming to an end. If you’re like many Americans, you’re probably checking your mailbox or bank account for your income tax refund. After all, there are all sorts of things you can do with your tax refund that can help you get ahead financially, and who wants to wait to do that?… read more

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