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Desperate Avoiders feel overwhelmed trying to keep up with bills. They find that their approach to financial management is not very organized, so they often forget when bills are due or dread opening them. Sometimes, they delay paying bills until they have enough money. And when they think of using technology to make life easier, they don't envision using it to manage their finances. That means they probably aren't banking or paying and receiving bills online.

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Meet Jen

JenJen is a textbook Desperate Avoider. If you had to sum up her Bill Pay Personality in just a few words, it would be, “Bills? What bills?”

Unfortunately, Jen often forgets her bills because she doesn’t even open them up. Her mind’s on other things. Jen’s the kind of gal who:

  • Buys the newspaper just to get the sales flyers
  • Dreams about owning a bright red convertible
  • Won't attempt to balance her checkbook because the numbers never match what's in her bank statement
  • Hates paying bills and conveniently misplaces them

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Pay and Receive Your Bills Online

If you're a Desperate Avoider, you're probably thinking that the Internet is the last place you'd go to pay and receive your bills or manage your finances. But did you know that paying and receiving your bills online is actually easier than writing and mailing checks?

When you bank, receive eBills and pay bills online, you can get e-mail reminders when bills are due and schedule payments. That means you won't have to worry about late fees because you forgot your bills were due. You can track all of your payments daily, so that you know exactly how much money you have. You don't have to wait for the next bank statement to come in the mail or keep up with balancing your checkbook. And you can save money by not having to buy paper checks or stamps.

So what are you waiting for? All you have to do is click the “Get Started” button below, search for your bank, click on your bank's name and sign up for online banking, bill pay and eBills. Banking, paying bills online and using eBills is easy and hassle-free. Go ahead, get started!

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