Staffed by the charming and extremely efficient Elessa, the Bank of Improbable offers reliable access to travelers' finances. This is the place to go to deposit requisition1) for safekeeping, withdraw req,
take out a loan2)3) or transfer req to less fortunate contestants4). Deposits earn interest at the start of each day, with a minimum of 1% and a maximum of 5%. If you're really really rich, the bank won't give interest. Like the Lodge, the Bank has an outpost in each major city, and all of them are identical, down to the same jet black marble counter tops mined from a quarry near the central lake.