Bank of America
2012 rating: 66
2007 rating: 72
Highest rating in the past decade: 74, in 2003
Lowest rating in the past decade: 66, in 2012
Bank of America’s reputation, like many large banks, was tarnished in the housing bust and the foreclosure and financial crises that followed. But Bank of America took additional hits when it sparked national headlines last year with controversial proposals last year to impose a $5 monthly debit card fee and overhaul checking accounts.