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ABC News features story on increasing bank fees

ABC World News Tonight featured a story on Monday night concerning the lack of free checking for consumers and the increase of various other fees.

The piece mentioned how free checking might be "... going the way of the old toaster giveaway."

ABA President and CEO – and former Oklahoma governor – Frank Keating was shown in a brief snippet where he mentioned that consumers would have to pay fees for certain services.

The story was in response to a recent survey by BankRate.com that showed that less than 50 percent of all checking accounts are now free. You can watch the entire story by clicking here

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