Chapter 14: Money and Banking
"The Internet Bank on It"
An increasing number of Americans are using the Internet for research, shopping, connecting with friends, and entertainment. One of the more beneficial uses of the Internet may be online banking, or home banking, as people become more and more pushed by time. Being able to manage your finances from the comfort of your desktop makes banking easy and convenient. Bank of America, the United States' largest commercial bank, is developing a nationwide network of online banking. At its Web site, Bank of America discusses the advantages of home banking.
Destination Title: Bank of America Web site
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Start at the Bank of America Web site.
Read through the information, and then answer the following questions.
- Click on the "Online Banking with Bill Pay" topic under "Account Access".
- Browse through the site, taking notes as you go. Be sure to visit the "Demo" and "Frequently Asked Questions" topics under "Overview" during your research.