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Here is a page describing the sheer, utter and total incompetence of Wells Fargo.

Wells Fargo Complaints

2. How People Feel About Wells Fargo

3. Ranking/ Review Sites

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1. List of Wells Fargo
Complaints from

Wells Fargo -
This one site alone lists over 1,240 1,342
1,628 2,183 Wells Fargo Horror stories,
described on 125 133 163 216 pages.
The rate of new comments is accelerating.
The complaints are -

Abusive employees,
Abysmal phone service,
Bad attitudes,
Degradation and insults,
Different story from each employee,
Frequent "memory failure" of employees,
Ignore customer instructions,
Immoral - no ethics,
Infinite hold when calling in, dropped phone calls,
Liars! Say one thing, and do another,
Never return phone calls,
Refusal to correct errors,
Rude customer service responses,
Unapologetic (never admit error),
Unresponsive, evasive,
Will not solve problems, even when it costs them nothing


Accusations of racism,
Botched IRA transfers,
Ceaseless telemarketing calls,
Credit limit lowered, without notification,
Deceptive practices,
Delayed deposits,
Delayed disclosures, to generate OD fees
Delayed transactions,
Delays in crediting deposits, to generate OD fees,
Disappearing funds - no explanation,
Hoarding funds by grossly delaying payments,
Loan modification stalling,
Overdraft generation through shady techniques,
Racist, predatory lending,
Record your call, but you can't record them!,
Reduced credit limits without notification, OD fees
Re-sequences debit card transactions from highest to lowest so as to maximize the number of overdrafts and the amount of overdraft fees it charges debit card customers - class action lawsuit,
Robo signers,
Save money deals, that are actually more expensive,
Selling useless insurance, which will never pay out,


Contrived fees,
Excessive number of fees,
Exorbitant fees,
Hidden fees,
Unexplained fees,


Illegal foreclosures,
Illegal tax deductions,
Illegal transfers - World Savings to Wachovia,
Illegal transfers - Wachovia to Wells Fargo,
Phony credit card charges,
Securities laws violations,


Faulty document review,
Inaccurate documentation,
Inability to perform IRA transfers properly,
Poor record keeping,
Poor security,
Lost paperwork,
Lost computer records,
Mortgage modification fiascoes,
Transaction errors,
Wachovia records cannot be found,

I just wanted to leave, but I couldn't even do that, without getting a knife in my back.


Comments from alleged former Wells Fargo employees -
"Clients are now prey"
"Extreme greed"
"Extreme pressure to sell" on employees,
"I hated my job there"
"Constant pressure to sell"
"Fired for helping customer"
"Forced extra hours for lack of sales"
"Must sell everything to every customer"
"Most stressful place I ever worked"
"I was ashamed to work there"
"Fired without notice or cause"


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How People Feel
About Wells Fargo

Note the following results for Google searches, for the 4 largest banks in the U.S.

Search Term

Search Results

wells fargo thieves


citibank thieves


bank of america thieves


chase bank thieves


The searches above were performed on April 27, 2011. It looks like Wells Fargo may be the MOST THIEVING BANK of all, as indicated by popular acclaim.
Do the searches yourself.

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3. Wells Fargo Rating/
Review Sites

Wells Fargo at -
1,526 1,557 2,830 complaints

Wells Fargo at Complaints -
1,000 complaints

Wells Fargo at Pissed -
364 383 573 complaints

Wells Fargo Reviews at -
95% negative

Wells Fargo Rating At
Customer Service Scoreboard
Overall rating = "
Survey of North American Banks
Wells Fargo has the highest ratio
of Hate/ Love
rankings at 7.2/ 1.
Chase = 5.6
Wachovia = 5.0 (consumed by Wells Fargo)
Citibank = 3.1

Wells Fargo
Exposé Sites

Dump Wells

Hells Fargo on Facebook

Hells Fargo on Twitter

Wells Fargo Mortgage Fraud -
A Nevada Case

Wells Fargo
Mortgage Modification Scam -
Profiting from Pain

The Wells Fargo Watch -
Corporate fraud, predatory lending

Wells Employee Speaks - "
How We Screw You"

Wachovia Lied

Philadelphia Man Forecloses on Wells Fargo

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The US government needs to bring back rigid bank regulation, to prevent continuing and further abuses. It is the abandonment of regulation that has caused all our recent financial system woes. Once again, certain MINIMUM STANDARDS for banks must be established and maintained. Please support Elizabeth Warren.

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