HSBC Sucks! « VainPot

January 31st, 2010 by emerchant10

My first unpleasant encounter with this bank was last Jul/Aug. I was trying to apply for one of their credit card , with an eye on the $1 off Golden Village's movie tickets privilege that comes with the card. Anybody who knows me well will ... HSBC has the lowest minimum balance fee and NO monthly bank charges, well with the exception of POSB's lah. The Personal Wealth Manager adviced that I should open the checking a/c together with an application of their credit card . ...

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