ATM fees jump 20% in last 5 years
Posted at: 04/12/2013 6:56 AM
With more than 4,000 ATM machines nationwide, getting cash has never been so convenient. However, you might want to think twice before making your next transaction.
A new report released by the Government Accountability Office says the fees associated with ATM machines have jumped 20-percent over the last 5 years. They estimate the average surcharge increased from $1.75 in 2007 to $2.10 currently.
Today’s surcharge fees range anywhere from 45-cents to as much as $5.