Scouts-L Mail Archive for February of 1999: Re: Troop Bank Account
Re: Troop Bank Account
Theodore F. Argo III
Mon, 15 Feb 1999 14:29:26 -0800
We found that KeyBank had not only changed their policies to charge us a
monthly fee but also a fee for each deposit! We have always had significant
balances in the account, far more than the minimums.
We went through all of the local branch people to get these waived, but to
no avail. Most branches weren't open Saturday, at all, kept bankers hours
during the week, lost mail in deposits for as much as three weeks, though
the local branch people were nice.
After we moved the account, suddenly they said we hadn't asked the right
Our new institution likes us and charges us nothing, is open Saturday, and
is much more Troop Friendly.
Bottom Line: SHOP AROUND!
Ted Argo III, Troop 162 Committee Chair, Whitford School, Beaverton, Oregon
Sunrise District, Cascade Pacific Council