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And the Award for the Bank with the Worst Name Goes to…

By JLP | October 30, 2005


Pronounced Wah-Ko-Vee-ah which sounds like Walk Ova Ya.

What do you think?

Topics: Miscellaneous | 2 Comments »

2 Responses to “And the Award for the Bank with the Worst Name Goes to…”

  1. savvy saver Says:
    October 30th, 2005 at 4:55 pm

    I vote for “US Bank”. I know it is U.S. Bank, but their signs look like capital-U, small-S Bank, which makes me want to say “us” bank.

    If you run a bank, you should be smart enough to use punctuation when naming it.

  2. Barbara Says:
    October 31st, 2005 at 11:11 am

    Wachovia *would* be the perfect name for a bank (with its attendant financial services), were it pronounced as I first thought it was: say, “Watch ove’ ya’.)