Startup bank Aspiration is trying to be the anti-Wells Fargo. It’s working

CNN | Jun 25, 2019 at 4:44 PM
  • New York (CNN Business)An online bank backed by Leonardo DiCaprio is luring hundreds of thousands of Wells Fargo’s customers by promising to be the opposite of the scandal-tarred big bank.
  • Cherny, a Democrat who unsuccessfully ran for an Arizona Congressional seat in 2012, pointed to how banks make a lot of money through fees, everything from overdraft fees and ATM fees to monthly service fees.
  • Aspiration offers customers a mutual fund, the Aspiration Redwood Fund, that is 100% fossil fuel free and 100% firearm free.