5 reasons banks don’t get it

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By Ismat Sarah Mangla, Money Magazine
November 24, 2009: 9:59 AM ET

Tired of being taken for granted by the people who hold your dough? Here’s what a bank you could love might look like — plus a few that are starting to get the right idea.

(Money Magazine) — You might think your bank would be rolling out the red carpet for you right now. Barely a year ago the biggest players nearly obliterated themselves and the economy with freewheeling lending practices and needed your tax dollars to bail them out. And with investment banking and commercial lending shaky for now, banks need your retail business more than ever.

  1. Help you manage your money
  2. Make it easier to save
  3. Deliver real service
  4. Let you bank on the go
  5. Get real about fees

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