Bank of America Amps Up Their App - Card Issuers News


ADVERTISING DISCLOSURE: is an independent, advertising-supported web site. receives compensation from most credit card issuers whose offers appear on our site. Compensation from our advertising partners impacts how and where their products appear on our site, including, for example, the order in which they may appear within review lists. has not reviewed all available credit card offers in the marketplace.

Credit Card Applications » News » Card Issuers » Bank of America Amps Up Their App

Bank of America Amps Up Their App

Bank of America Amps Up Their App
The content is accurate at the time of publication and is subject to change.

Mobile banking is becoming more and more popular for everything from depositing checks and making transfers between accounts to checking balances. In keeping with this trend, Bank of America will be rolling out a series of updates for the mobile app and online platform. These upgrades include everything from spending and budgeting tools to a financial wellness aspect and the ability to find deals nearby.

“These newest offerings are all about connecting to the unique needs and personal goals of the more than 21 million mobile users we serve,” said Michelle Moore, head of Digital Banking at Bank of America. “We recognize that for each individual, gaining control over their financial lives and making finances simpler and easier to manage means something different, and we are committed to providing customers the tailored solutions they want to make their financial lives better.”

Education, budgets and balances

With these upgrades to their mobile platform they have included a new tool designed to streamline money management and financial education. It gives users the ability to easily track how and where they are spending their money, while also providing access to Better Money Habits to help them get a handle on their finances if need be.

It can be found via both online and mobile banking platforms, offering income and spending comparisons, a synopsis of spending trends (13 months worth). People can also either build a budget themselves or have the system create one for them based on their history. They will be rolling these features out in January of 2017.

What to know your balance without signing into your account? Now you can with the new My Balance feature. When people enroll to get this feature, which is available for both Android and iPhone devices, the system can be personalized so their balances show up on their mobile banking home page.

Finding deals with BOA

Bank of America card and account holders will be able to take advantage of their new Deals Near Me feature, which lets them look for and snag nearby BankAmeriDeals, offering up to 15% cash back when shopping at selected retailers using their Bank of America payment cards.

A few more upgrades have been added including the ability to check out and then download eStatements, control paperless settings and access check images right after making their deposit.

Disclaimer: This editorial content is not provided or commissioned by the credit card issuer(s). Opinions expressed here are the author's alone, not those of the credit card issuer(s), and have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the credit card issuer(s). Reasonable efforts are made to present accurate information, however all information is presented without warranty. Consult a card's issuing bank for the terms & conditions.
All rates and fees, and other terms and conditions of the products mentioned in this article/post are actual as of the last update date but are subject to change. See the current products' Terms & Conditions on the issuing banks' websites.
Add to Favorites:

Related News:

At Home and Synchrony Financial Team Up
At Home and Synchrony Financial Team Up

Posted: October 19, 2016

If you are a fan of the At Home (HOME) stores and are looking to finance those big-ticket purchases you may be happy to know they have stuck a deal with Synchrony Financial to begin offering customers access to both a Dual Card and private… Continue reading

Synchrony Teaming Up with TJX Companies
Synchrony Teaming Up with TJX Companies

Posted: October 26, 2016

Synchrony Financial has signed a renewal deal with The TJX Companies, Inc., a multi-year deal in which the issuer will continue to provide the off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions with consumer finance options. Continue reading

Bank of America Embraces a High Tech Style
Bank of America Embraces a High Tech Style

Posted: March 09, 2018

Bank of America will be rolling out digital and tech-based upgrades to provide their customers with a wide range of new abilities, including being able to access Erica, a virtual financial assistant, who will be integrated into their… Continue reading

Get the latest news, articles and expert advice delivered to your inbox. It's FREE.
The Citi Rewards+℠ Card - the only credit card that automatically rounds up to the nearest 10 points on every purchase - with no cap.
For Excellent, Good Credit
Earn unlimited 1.5% cash rewards on all purchases.
For Good, Excellent Credit
See Rates & Fees
Perfect credit not required for approval; we may approve you when others won’t
For Fair/Bad Credit
You've successfully subscribed!

Please specify the following:All these fields are optional

Your Credit History
Themes you are interested in:

By providing this information you help us make our news letters more useful and informative. Thank you!