Editorial Content

The Same Great Content and More of It.

The new site organizes and showcases Bankrate’s award-winning, original personal finance content more clearly.

Article pages
Life & Money channel

Whether you are researching by topic (mortgage, deposits, credit cards) or by content type (articles, guides, blogs, Q&As, exclusive reports, video) you should have an easier time locating this information.

Our new article page design is easier to read and provides links to related content.

We’ve added a new channel, Life & Money, a revamped personal finance section of the site. This section features two new content areas on, Life Stages and How Do I?

The Life Stage series highlights content relevant to consumers at specific crossroads or stages in their financial life such as the birth of a child or sending that child off to the university.

Stages found in this section:

Starting Out

Couples & Marriage


Baby Boomer


Financial Crisis

The How Do I series serves to simplify some of the financial decisions most consumers face by explaining what to do in a step-by-step fashion.

Some examples include:

  • How do I improve my credit score?
  • How do I open an IRA?
  • How do I take out a loan from my 401(k)?
  • How do I find the best deal on auto insurance?
  • How do I find a college scholarship?