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Looking for savings rates?

With savings rates not paying high yields like they once did, where does a saver look for the most up to the minute savings rates? I’m Lisa Weinberger with the Bankrate.com Personal Finance Minute.

As unemployment and job security weighs heavily on many people’s mind, everyone wants to find a safe investment for their money without the risk of losing their life savings. Savings choices can range from money market funds to CD’s. You can find the best savings options with Bankrate.com’s Saving Essential Study.

Whether you are looking for smart strategies as a committed saver or need to find ways to beat low savings rates, the advice can help you with choosing the right bank account for you.

Not sure what all the bank fees are; should you bank at a brick and mortar bank or strictly an online bank. Bankrate.com’s money market account rates blog brings you a daily snippet of all banks and the savings rates they are offering.

We all need to bank somewhere so why not find out the information which will help you save and get the highest yield available today. To learn more about savings rates, visit Bankrate.com. I’m Lisa Weinberger.

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