Giving the gift of charity
Feeling generous? The holiday season is a perfect time for
philanthropy. But before spending money or time, take a look at our
guide to giving.
Get a jump on Santa, start saving now
Don’t let the holidays catch you by surprise. Plan now for the
expenses and avoid being snowed in by bills until spring.
Save on back-to-school shopping
Tax holidays lead the way for being thrifty while getting the kids
ready for school.
Here come the fees
Check out this roundup of fees charged by banks, credit card
companies and lenders to see what’s average and how to avoid paying
7 experts’ 7 top tips for ’07
Bankrate’s columnists reviewed the landscape in their respective
areas of expertise to offer readers their 7 top tips for 2007.
Survivor’s guide to ARM resets
A flood of teaser-rate adjustable-rate mortgages will reset their
rates in the coming years, causing higher, sometimes unaffordable
payments. This special section offers guidance to homeowners
confronting the problem.
Subprime mortgage industry meltdown
Take an in-depth look at how the subprime mortgage industry rose
Child ID theft
A stolen identity can cause big problems when a child grows
Money tips for servicemen
As if U.S. military personnel and veterans didn’t have enough to
worry about these days, problems on the home front have left
millions of them vulnerable to identity theft.
Investmental illness: A guide to getting well
If markets are rational, they sure are composed of a lot of
irrational people who are driven by fear and greed.