In the last few years, more banks are offering smartphone apps that let you do almost any banking chore you want via the phone. I can’t even imagine the days before online banking when you’d have to find an ATM just to check your balance. Now, you can download an app, login, and see your balance in seconds. No more wasted gas, no more wasted time, you just get the information want in seconds.
Not all bank apps are the same though. Some offer better functionality than others and it’s amazing what some of them will let you do. In playing around with the ING Direct/Capital One 360 app, I saw that I could actually create a new account within the app itself (I believe, as of this writing, they are alone in this).
That got me thinking: “What are must-have features of a bank app?”
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