(February) Ally Bank, Member FDIC is named MyBankTracker's Best Online Comprehensive Bank for the seventh consecutive quarter. With an A+ rating MyBankTracker points out Ally's One-stop online banking as its best feature, while also providing a full suite of deposit accounts that don’t charge monthly fees, along with impressive interest rates.
(February) Ally Bank Interest Checking received an A+ from MyBankTracker for its overall fee policy which includes unlimited, free standard checks and cashier checks. The online checking account also comes with no monthly fees, ATM fee rebates, and free overdraft transfers (from other Ally accounts).
(February) Ally Bank's Savings Account was named MyBankTracker's Best Trusted Savings Account with its low-cost banking and consistently competitive interest rates. The publication noted that Ally’s Online Savings Account interest rates don’t tend to fluctuate, making this a reliable option for savings.
(February) MyBankTracker recognizes Ally Bank 2-Year Raise Your Rate CD as Best Flexible High-Rate CD, noting the ability to earn a strong APY with a one-time option to increase your rate if interest rates start to rise. It doesn’t have a minimum deposit amount and the early withdrawal penalty is only 60 days worth of interest.
(February) Ally Bank’s Online Savings Account received Badcredit.org’s 2018 Editor’s Choice™ Award for its low fees, superior customer service, and competitive interest rates that grow savings, according to a report on the site whose mission is to raise the overall financial awareness of its visitors. The publishers state Ally’s “annual percentage yield compounding daily on all tiers of its online savings accounts is among the best in the industry and a tremendous way to grow savings of any amount.”
(February) The Ally Card Controls™ app, launched in March 2017, was recognized for innovative use of online technologies to service the needs of customers. The new service allows customers to personalize setting on their debit card features the immediate ability to turn a debit card on or off, set location aware controls, transaction types, merchant types and amounts with a single touch.
(February) The Ally Skill for Alexa provides was awarded a Silver Stevie Award for providing customers an innovative and easy way to access and manage their Ally Bank accounts using an Amazon® Alexa-enabled device. Its functionality further simplifies everyday banking tasks such as checking account balances, tracking recent transactions and deposits, transferring money, and accessing deposit product interest rates.
(February) The Ally Skill for Alexa received a Silver Stevie Award for technology that has provided customers a quick and easy way to access and manage their Ally Bank accounts using an Amazon® Alexa-enabled device. Its functionality further simplifies everyday banking tasks such as checking account balances, tracking recent transactions and deposits, transferring money, and accessing deposit product interest rates.