The Daily Dollar

Defend Your Dollars is the website of the Consumers Union Financial Services Campaign, where we support reforms to the financial marketplace to curb bad practices by banks and lenders.

College Students Raise Concerns About Higher One Card Fees
Posted by Tim at 11/29/11 08:13 AM

A small group of students and parents at Western Washington University are taking their consumer rights seriously. Read more »

Confirm Cordray: We need a Wall Street watchdog!
Posted by Tim at 11/15/11 07:36 AM

Enough is enough. Join us on November 15th for a national day of action to give consumers the financial watchdog we deserve. Read more »

Happy Bank Transfer Day!
Posted by Tim at 11/05/11 10:21 AM

We provide a how to video and some tips to help you move your money today Read more »

The Latest Gift Card Advice
Posted by Michelle at 11/03/11 02:04 PM

In response to consumer inquiries about gift cards, and in light of the holiday season, we thought it’s time for a refresher on existing gift card protections for consumers. Read more »

VICTORY! Bank of America to drop $5 fee
Posted by Tim at 11/01/11 09:35 AM

Consumers scored a big victory as BoA announces it is caving to pressure and dropping the $5/month debit card fee. Read more »