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About Bankrate

Bankrate helps you Maximize Your Money and Master Life's Financial Journey.

There's a financial decision to be made at nearly every stage of life. Bankrate.com offers the expert advice and tools you need to make those decisions with confidence.

And we make it easy! Bankrate.com helps you find and compare rates on financial products like mortgages, credit cards, car loans, savings accounts, certificates of deposit, checking and ATM fees, home equity loans and banking fees.

Bankrate.com also publishes original and objective content to help you make smarter financial decisions. Our award-winning reporters and editors provide expert advice on nearly every major financial decision you may encounter -- from purchasing your first home, to selecting a new car, to saving for retirement.

Bankrate has over four decades of experience in financial publishing, so you know you're getting information you can trust. Bankrate was born in 1976 as "Bank Rate Monitor," a print publisher for the banking industry. In 1996, Bankrate made its online debut as Bankrate.com. Since then, we have increased our site traffic to over 15 million monthly unique visitors, expanded our distribution outlets and added new content channels.

Hundreds of top publications rely on Bankrate, as well. Outlets such as The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The New York Times, CNBC and Bloomberg depend on Bankrate as the trusted source of financial rates and information.

We continually strive to provide consumers with the expert advice and tools needed to succeed throughout life's financial journey. No matter the financial decision you're facing, Bankrate.com is here to help!