Lawsuit Investigation into Overdraft Fees on Debit Card Transactions

October 9, 2017

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At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Anyone who was charged an overdraft fee for an everyday debit card purchase, such as a ride with Uber or Lyft.
What’s Going On?
It is suspected that some banks are charging overdraft fees when their contracts specifically forbid it. These fees, attorneys believe, are being levied on everyday purchases – when they should only be charged for recurring debits, such as automatic bill payments, that put customers’ accounts into the negative.
What’s Being Done About This?
Attorneys working with are now speaking with consumers about the issue to see if more class action lawsuits could be filed. Bank of America has already been sued.
What Can I Do?
Fill out the form on this page and let us know what happened to you. Before the attorneys can even considering filing lawsuits, they need to speak to consumers who believe they were improperly charged overdraft fees on everyday, non-recurring transactions.