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ConsumerWatch: Fees Catch Customers By Surprise On ‘Free For Life’ Bank Accounts

Some Bank of the West customers are complaining that checking accounts that were supposed to be “Free for Life” are no longer free.


A banking customer uses an ATM at a Wells Fargo Bank in Oakland (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF-Based Wells Fargo Imposing $7 Monthly Checking Fee

Wells Fargo customers in six states who had free checking accounts will pay $7 a month starting in May.