Chase Bank Scrubs #MondayMotivation Tweet After Backlash: Like Saying ‘Eat Dirt, Peasants’


Chase today took down a jokey tweet they posted after seeing it get quite a different reaction than whatever they were expecting.

The #MondayMotivation tweet read as follows:

You: why is my balance so low
Bank account: make coffee at home
Bank account: eat the food that’s already in the fridge
Bank account: you don’t need a cab, it’s only three blocks
You: I guess we’ll never know
Bank account: seriously?

Before and after it was deleted, Chase got criticism from many people calling it tone-deaf:

Chase ended up posting another tweet acknowledging the criticism:

UPDATE –– 4:13 pm ET: Elizabeth Warren joined in the chorus of criticism:

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