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Expert Articles

Expert articles are stories that have been written and approved for publication by TD Bank employees and the corporate communications team. Here you will find the latest articles written by our experts about trends in the industry.

Banks are responding to new regulations with product changes designed to help them recover lost revenue - and it can be very confusing to figure out just what those changes mean for your checking account.

Studies have shown that parents have the greatest influence on their children’s financial habits, and now, more than ever, mothers and fathers are taking the primary role in educating kids about healthy money management.

On April 22, millions of people in more than 170 countries will be planting trees, cleaning up neighborhoods and doing their part for the environment. Earth Day, as it's been widely known now for more than 40 years, will galvanize Americans to volunteer for one of the thousands of environmental events being planned by nonprofit organizations around the country.

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), people spend 90 percent of their lives indoors. A typical day can include traveling from home to work and back home again with a few periodic trips to schools, the grocery store, the bank, malls and entertainment venues. We depend on our homes, offices, retail stores and other structures to keep us safe; but can buildings also help keep us healthy?

The financial and emotional impact of the Great Recession has probably made many small business owners ask themselves, “Is owning a business even worth it anymore?”

The answer can be, “Absolutely!”

Whether recent economic upheavals have affected you or not, now is a good time to reflect on what happened to the economy and how you can keep it from happening to yours in the future. There are things you can do today to prepare for future uncertainties.

With the new year now upon us, this is the perfect time for Americans to commit to a New Year’s resolution to keep better track of their finances in 2011.

The end of summer vacation may be approaching, but there is still plenty of time for youth to read a few books to refresh their reading skills before starting school and even earn $10 from the TD Bank Summer Reading program http://www.tdbank.com/summerreading/.

A survey by TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank, reveals that middle market CFOs, buoyed by increasing optimism fueled by sales growth, are prepared to increase capital expenditures by dipping into their stockpile of cash reserves.