Interactive 'Transaction Infraction' demonstrates how banks extract unnecessary overdraft fees
by Broderick Perkins
(3/21/2012) - The Pew Charitable Trusts offers an interactive "Transaction Infraction" graphic to reveal how lenders reorder debits and withdrawals in a non-chronological order, in order to maximize over draft fees.
Click "Ms. Gutierez's order "to reveal the chronological order of her transactions.
Click "How Wells Fargo reordered them" to reveal how the bank reordered the transactions to extract additional fees.