I’m considering opening up a new savings account with a high interest rate (I am likely going to go with Ally) but have some questions about external transfers since I’ve currently only had accounts with one bank. I get direct deposits into my Suntrust checking account that I would like to transfer to this new Ally account, but I read something about how Suntrust charges $3 per external transfer. How can I avoid this or what would be the best way to transfer money from my Suntrust account externally? Also—I’m considering closing my Suntrust account in the future, what would be a better nationwide bank that wouldn’t have these external transfer fees?
January 02, 2021 at 03:51AM