Consumers are facing some hard decisions when it comes to finding the right bank account. As a result of the recession and new regulations on banks, fees are on the rise. When looking for a secure place to store one’s money, consumers should do some serious research as the fees and requirements vary widely from one bank (or credit union) to the next. In this article, three types of bank accounts to avoid are described—interest checking accounts, offshore bank accounts, and accounts that don’t fit your lifestyle. Read more about these accounts here.