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The pros at Nerdwallet do an excellent job of reviewing the best checking account options out there, with a quick, easy to read overview of the key features.  Click the link below to evaluate for yourself.  Simple is a relatively new player on the scene, combining a nice banking interface along with budgeting features.  I use the platform and conducted a review here.


Nerdwallet also does a great job of evaluating the top online savings accounts in the banking space today.  You should feel confident in deferring to their wisdom when making a decision about opening up a new account, and their widget below is an drop-dead simple way of finding a bank that best fits your style.  It's like cupid for money nerds and banks.