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Berkshire Bank's Overdraft Fees

According to Berkshire Bank’s consumer fee schedule, it charges three types of overdraft fees if your balance is insufficient to cover a charge or withdrawal:

  • Overdraft Fees
  • NSF Return Item Fees
  • UAF Fees

Overdraft fees generally occur when an account is overdrawn, but the bank still approves the transaction. NSF (“insufficient funds”) fees are generally charged if an account is overdrawn and the bank declines the transaction. UAF (“unavailable funds”) fees may be assessed when a check is written for a larger amount than is in the account.

Berkshire’s fee schedule says that it charges $36 per overdraft; $36 per NSF; and $36 per UAF. Berkshire says it will assess a maximum of 5 overdraft fees, 5 NSF fees, and 5 UAF fees per day. If the account is overdrawn for five consecutive days, Berkshire says it will charge up to an additional $175 per day in overdraft fees.

For more information on the difference between overdraft and NSF fees, visit our Overdraft and NSF Fees Lawsuit Investigation page.

Our Overdraft Fee Attorneys

Dylan Hughes

Dylan Hughes concentrates his practice on investigating and prosecuting fraud matters on behalf of whistleblowers, consumers and employees harmed by corporate misconduct.

David Berger

David Berger challenges unscrupulous behavior on behalf of consumers, whistleblowers, and injured parties. He litigates class actions, false claims act and privacy cases, and mass torts.

Linda Lam

Linda Lam focuses her practice on representing consumers, small businesses, and employees in complex litigation. Previously, she represented workers and retirees at a national employment law firm.

Aaron Blumenthal

Aaron Blumenthal represents consumers, employees, and whistleblowers in class action and other complex litigation.

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