Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, January 23, 2015 7:00 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Though there’s no one-size fits all answer for savers and investors, examining goals and time frames can provide direction when considering saving and investment vehicles.

Thursday, January 22, 2015 5:24 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Inflation expectations have been drooping in Europe. To revive them the ECB announced an expanded asset purchase program. What does it mean for investors?

Friday, January 16, 2015 1:21 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

On Thursday the Swiss National Bank abruptly removed the peg against the euro and everything went haywire. What does it mean for small investors?

Monday, January 12, 2015 11:58 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

A stronger dollar is great for globetrotting, but international investment returns could suffer.

Thursday, January 08, 2015 7:00 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Interest rates as set by the Fed are the biggest factor in fluctuations in CD rates.

Tags: CD rates, news
Monday, January 05, 2015 11:45 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

The price of gold enjoyed a huge run up following the global financial crisis. Do investors have any use for the shiny metal now that fear has abated?

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 11:37 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

The beginner retirement accounts called MyRAs are ready for enrollment. The new accounts will make it easy for workers without an employer plan to save.

Wednesday, December 24, 2014 9:00 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Despite many years of investigations by the Securities and Exchange Commission, Allen Stafford’s CD scam ran for more than a decade.

Friday, December 19, 2014 3:54 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

In December, Illinois passed a bill to roll out automatic IRAs for workers not covered by a workplace plan. You won’t believe who hates the idea.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 2:00 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Officials are still talking about waiting a “considerable time” and have added a P-word.

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