Once you've chosen a bank, you have to decide which type of account suits your needs.  There are many different types of accounts you can choose from: savings, checking, money market, etc.  Here are some quick descriptions of some bank accounts you might encounter:

Types of Bank Accounts

Now, while this is not a complete list of the various accounts banks offer, these are the most common.  Features, fees, and account requirements vary from bank to bank.  It is good to assess what you're hoping to achieve through your account, and what features you need to reach financial success.



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