January 3, 2023

Why savings accounts still matter

When you were younger, you probably had a piggy bank that stored loose change. While you had to be patient waiting for that piggy bank to fill up, eventually cashing in that change was a rewarding experience that allowed you to pay for something special later on. The same can be true of a savings account, which allows you to salt away money for a rainy day, future goal, or emergency.

Opening a savings account is relatively easy. But first, it’s important to do your homework and better understand how savings accounts work and what is required. Take the time to learn more about the advantages and disadvantages of savings accounts, applicable rules, ways to maximize your account, and alternative options you might want to consider. Learn more by reading my first article for CompareOffers.com, available here.