Citi Jacks Up Monthly Fees And Minimum Balance Requirements For Checking Accounts

Fuck banks:

While Bank of America is inflaming consumers’ anger by saying it will soon start charging some debit card customers a monthly fee, the people at Citibank have been busy figuring out just how much to inflate the monthly fees and balance minimums for many of their checking account customers.

According to CNN, starting in December, Citi customers with the mid-level Citibank Account will see their minimum balance jump 250% from $6,000 to $15,000. If they can’t meet that amount, then they face a $will be charged $20 monthly fee.