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The Case Against 111-Page Checking Account Disclosures

While you are opening that new checking account, don’t forget to read the accompanying 111 pages of legal fine print that go along with it.

How many pages?

A new study from the Pew Charitable Trusts found that 111 pages is the median length of checking account disclosure documents given to customers by the 10 biggest banks in the United States.

Read the full report at nytimes.com.

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