Tips to Reduce Your Banking Costs

a piggy bank stuffed with cash - lower your bank costs
a piggy bank stuffed with cash - lower your bank costs

Everyone knows that if you want to save money, banks are a great place to sock it away. But if you're not saving enough these days, you might want to look at how you're using your bank and what your banking habits are costing you.

After all, you can save money simply by reducing your banking costs.

We've written a lot at WalletPop in the past about banks overcharging customers and what you can do about it, but with the new year coming, all of us could probably use a refresher course on how to save on banking costs. So here it is: five steps for saving money at your bank without spending a dime.