I came across a critical review of Fifth Third Bank on a Scam Reporting website – DirtyScam.com, titled ‘Do Not Use Fifth Third’.
DirtyScam allows anonymous submission of complaints from angry consumers and victims of scams. Since the website is hosted offshore (probably in Russia or India), we take this (negative) review against Fifth Third Bank with a pinch of salt.
Here is what the review says –
I met with one of the bank managers(first office on the right) in November to close my checking account I switched to US Bank because Fifth Third Bank continually charged bogus fees & had errors on bank statements.The manager at Fifth Third Bank confirmed the account was closed.I later received a letter for an overdraft fee WHAT THE HELL?!Do not use Fifth Third they will try to steal your hard earned money.
In case you don’t already know (assuming you came to this page by Googling ‘Fifth Third Bank scam‘, or ‘Fifth Third Bank review‘, Fifth Third Bank is listed under the category Business on DirtyScam.com.
Here is the rest of the contact information for the sole purpose of identification –
- Address: North High Street Columbus OH 43214
- Phone: (614) 263-5533
- Website: https://53.com
- Severity of Scam: High [not sure what it means]
- Reported Loss: 5412 $ [unsubstantiated]
- Reported by: Anonymous [obviously]
The entity Fifth Third Bank was awarded 1 / 5 Stars based on 4 Reviews.
It is difficult to ascertain whether Fifth Third Bank is a Scam, or Legit, based on this single review. In the coming weeks/days, I will try to research deeper into Fifth Third Bank, analyze and list more critical reviews and identify a pattern (or lack of) to substantiate the claim mentioned above.
Regardless, until then, we give the benefit of doubt to the reviewer and list Fifth Third Bank as someone you need to avoid (for now).
If you have any grievances, complaints, or anonymous tips against Fifth Third Bank, please contact us immediately. If you have lost money to Fifth Third Bank, together we can work to recover your loss.