Fleet Financial Group

94 ratings (91 Epinions reviews)
Share This!
  Ask friends for feedback

    Highest Rated Consumer Review by the Community

  • FLEET'S merge with SUMMIT~~Goodbye Old Friend!

    Jul 20, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Many branches & ATM's.
    Cons: Very low rates. Very high fees.

    Summary: I am a former Summit Bank customer. Summit Bank recently merged with Fleet Bank. Along with the merger came alot of changes to our accounts. I am going to find this review VERY hard to decide whether or not to recommend Fleet. Since the new changes ... read more

  • Mixed Bag

    Oct 22, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Homelink online banking. No fees for premier account. Friendly tellers.
    Cons: Long wait for tellers, low interest rates.

    Summary: 1. The Fleet Homelink online banking software a very convenient and easy-to-use. 2. Lines to the tellers are unbelievably slow. Should the line become short, all of the teller windows will suddenly close. A visit to customer service requires taking a ... read more

  • Improved bank and has re-earned my trust.

    May 12, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Lot's of locations and banking options.
    Cons: Confusing banking options.

    Summary: As a former Summit Bank customer, I was really concerned to hear that Fleet was going to merge with Summit. I had past dealings about 10 years ago when my company was a customer of Natwest Bank and when Fleet merged with them back then, it was a horror ... read more

  • Sink the Fleet before it sails away with your money

    Mar 6, 2003 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: A fleet of pirate ships. FLEET MORTGAGE has no pros, only duds.
    Cons: Beware of Fleet Mortgage. Dishonest business practices. Incompetent staff. nightmare to deal with.

    Summary: I went to Fleet Mortgage for what looked like a great deal on a refinance. Wow, I made a HUGE mistake. Without boring anyone to tears, what basically happened was that the loan consultant quoted me one rate and amount on the phone, then switched it to ... read more

  • I miss Bank Boston!

    Dec 22, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: online banking, debit card
    Cons: fees, fees, fees, poor customer service

    Summary: I was a Bank Boston customer that got converted to Fleet when they were bought by Fleet. I have to say that these two outfits are night and day. Bank Boston was great, the customer service was impeccable. No matter what I needed Bank Boston was always ... read more

  • Flee from Fleet!

    Aug 20, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Free Checking, branches everywhere
    Cons: Nightmare customer service

    Summary: Over the years I have banked with 6 different institutions. Some better than others, but none particularly bad. I have NEVER been privy to a bank screwup (i.e.-bank actual practice did not follow stated bank policy). From the moment I opened my checking ... read more

  • Just a list of my problems with Fleet

    Jun 19, 2002 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Lots of ATMs around Boston
    Cons: Poor Customer Service, LOTS of handling errors, fees

    Summary: I have deleted this review after Epinions deactivated my account AND cancelled all my earnings. Granted, my earnings were a non-whopping $7.49 and I probably would have never redeemed them anyway. But I am deeply disturbed by their practice. I haven't ... read more

  • Fleet One Premier works for me!

    Apr 23, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great service and total package if you have large combined balances; large Northeast branch network
    Cons: Wouldn't want to be a non-Premier customer because of fees fees and more fees

    Summary: Not your typical bank review I should start this review by indicating that I don't think I am the average customer based upon other reviews that have been written for Fleet and other banks. I save a lot since I have been lucky to have ... read more

  • I'm feeling Fleet

    Sep 28, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Credit cards,mortgages,and customer service.
    Cons: Insufficient funds charge.

    Summary: I think over all,Fleet is a good bank.Like any bank they are not perfect,but I believe they are more good than bad.I have been banking with Fleet for years and the only problem I have with them is the fee they charge for insufficient funds.I think ... read more

  • Thank heaven my money isn't with Fleet!

    Jul 10, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Lots of branches and ATMs in Massachusetts
    Cons: Incompetent staff, long lines

    Summary: I am not a customer of Fleet Bank and after my experience today, I never, ever will be! I needed to buy an American Express Gift Check as a gift for an upcoming wedding I have to go to. I called American Express to find out where I could go ... read more

  • Legally Robbing Customers Blind!!

    Jul 6, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: What Pros???????
    Cons: Everything!!!

    Summary: I started a credit card account with feet 3 years ago because of their low interest rates and no annual fees. I used this card for business only. Of course that meant I would charge a large amount and be reimbursed slowly!! ... read more

  • The Anti-Bank

    Jun 11, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Ubiquitous ATM access
    Cons: Abusive customer "service," frequent electronic errors, hidden fees, atrocious service

    Summary: I had an account with Fleet for close to eight years. At the time, it was the only bank that had branches in both my state and the state where my mother lived. I was in high school, and was new to the world of banking. With the exception of one teller ... read more

  • Fleet Service is Top Notch

    Jun 11, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Service Personel, Web-site, easy telephone banking.
    Cons: telephone tree

    Summary: Ok so maybe the telephone menu tree is a bit annoying, but doesn't every company employing over 20 people have one of these computer operated answering devices? Overall the service exhibited by the Fleet Customer Service employees is well above average. ... read more

  • Don't WASTE your MONEY!!!!

    Jun 2, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Lots of ATMs
    Cons: Outrageous fees for everything and for nothing!

    Summary: I have been a fleet member for about 3 years. I started out as a bank boston customer and remained with fleet after ther merger. My initial reasons for choosing fleet were: lots of ATMs, online banking, and student rates. I've learned that these ... read more

  • I Wish I'd Brought a Camera!

    May 26, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: ATM's all over the place
    Cons: high fees for money orders, high minimum deposit for free checking

    Summary: One day I had to get a bank draft for my rent. It was the only time in four months that I had to actually line up and wait for a teller. I stood in line with about ten other people and noticed that there were two out of three teller windows that were ... read more

  • Fleet is Great

    May 26, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Great New England Bank
    Cons: none

    Summary: Fleet is the best bank in New England. Why else would it be taking over all the other banks in its path (bye bye BankBoston)? Its online service, HomeLink is the best online banking product in existence... its so easy to navigate that a hamster could ... read more

  • READY SET CLOSE? More like "READY SET WAIT!"

    Apr 16, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Absolutely none.
    Cons: Extreme delays. Calls rarely returned. Staff untrained and generally unhelpful. Lost earnest money.

    Summary: In late January 2001, I called Fleet Mortgage because I was interested in paying down our morgage approx $100,000 and refinancing at the same time. I was forwarded to a cheerful staff member who told me that for a $500 deposit, I could get the ball ... read more

  • A Fleet here a Fleet there everywhere a Fleet, Fleet

    Mar 26, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: ATM's everywhere, different accounts to choose from
    Cons: very high fees

    Summary: I used to bank at a Westminster Bank which later they all became Fleet Banks. I was happy with the bank that I had. So with the changing times I had no choice but to try this bank out. When I lived in New York I could hardly find a Fleet ATM so I had to ... read more

  • Pick a different bank

    Feb 26, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Many ATM locations, good online banking
    Cons: MANY hidden costs. VERY shady

    Summary: When BankBoston merged with Fleet, I had the extreme priviledge of becoming a Fleet customer. I love Fleet. I love paying large extra fees for many things that other banks (including the late BankBoston) give for free. I love calling customer service ... read more

  • My kind of bank.

    Feb 22, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Branches all over the Northeast and extended area.
    Cons: Unknown in the West.

    Summary: I am definitely glad that I switched over to Fleet from my old local bank. It is certainly much larger, but that is a plus in my eyes. There are more branches wherever you go. You can find a Fleet Bank or ATM machine in just about every mall in New ... read more

Showing 1-20 of 91 reviews
Page 1 2 3 4 5


Related Deals You Might Like...

Group Financial Statements

Group Financial Statements

Group Financial Statements
Sears
Financial Crisis And Transformation Of Korean Business Groups: The Rise And

Financial Crisis And Transformation Of Korean Business Groups: The Rise And

Explores the strategies that chaebols - Korean business groups - have pursued, examines their structures, and assesses their performance. It highlight...
eBay

$80.80

FREE Shipping
Household Legal And Financial Document Organizer, The, Baker Publishing Group, N

Household Legal And Financial Document Organizer, The, Baker Publishing Group, N

payment | shipping rates | returns Household Legal and Financial Document Organizer, The Product Category :Books ISBN :9780800720193 Title :Household ...
eBay

$7.99

+$3.99 shipping
Business Groups In East Asia: Financial Crisis, Restructuring, And Growth -

Business Groups In East Asia: Financial Crisis, Restructuring, And Growth -

Electronics Cameras Computers Software Housewares Sports DVDs Music Books Games Toys in titles descriptions Company Info |Checkout Info |Shipping Info...
eBay

$140.45

FREE Shipping
A Fleet in Being eBook

A Fleet in Being eBook

Buy A Fleet in Being by Rudyard Kipling and Read this Book on Kobo's Free Apps. Discover Kobo's Vast Collection of Ebooks Today - Over 3 Million Titl...
Kobo eBooks

$1.99

FREE Shipping
Fleet of Worlds

Fleet of Worlds

Fleet of Worlds
Sears
Body of Knowledge Review-Financial Management - Medical Group Management Association - 9781568293318 - 1568293313

Body of Knowledge Review-Financial Management - Medical Group Management Association - 9781568293318 - 1568293313

9781568293318 - 1568293313 - Medical Group Management Association - Medical Group Management Association - 2ND 09 Edition
Textbooks.com

$15.10

+$3.99 shipping
Fleet: The Blood War eBook

Fleet: The Blood War eBook

Buy Fleet: The Blood War by John Davis and Read this Book on Kobo's Free Apps. Discover Kobo's Vast Collection of Ebooks Today - Over 3 Million Title...
Kobo eBooks

$2.99

FREE Shipping
Life of Fred: Financial Choices

Life of Fred: Financial Choices

Educate your students on the importance of sound financial choices with Life of Fred's trademark humor and pizzazz. Designed to fulfill the need for p...
Christianbook.com

$19.00

+$3.99 shipping
Articles On Banks Of Japan, Including: Bank Of Japan, Mizuho Financial Group,...

Articles On Banks Of Japan, Including: Bank Of Japan, Mizuho Financial Group,...

Hephaestus Books 9781243125415 Articles on Banks of Japan, Including: Bank of Japan, Mizuho Financial Group, Mizuho Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp...
eBay

$22.80

FREE Shipping