Huntington Bancshares (HBAN) in Columbus, Ohio, has eliminated a $10 overdraft protection transfer fee for consumer and small-business customers.

The $59 billion-asset Huntington is one of only a small number of banks to waive this kind of fee, according to the company's Wednesday press release. Previously, Huntington customers who opted for overdraft protection by linking their checking accounts to savings, money market, home equity or credit card accounts were charged $10 when Huntington transferred funds to cover a shortfall.

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