Mobile Finance Blog

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 1:59 pm
By Mike Cetera · Bankrate.com

The Federal Trade Commission this week accused the nation’s second largest wireless carrier of misleading customers by selling them unlimited data plans and then reducing the data speeds of heavy users by as much as 80 to 90 percent.

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Monday, October 27, 2014 6:00 am
By Mike Cetera · Bankrate.com

Some credit card issuers offer cell phone protection plans at no charge for customers who pay their monthly smartphone service bills with plastic.

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Friday, October 24, 2014 4:00 pm
By Jean Chatzky · Bankrate.com

Tempted to switch mobile carriers? Here’s what you should consider before making the swap.

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Thursday, October 23, 2014 10:10 am
By Mike Cetera · Bankrate.com

I’ve attempted to make purchases twice using the new service, and both experiences have left me cold – but for different reasons.

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Saturday, October 18, 2014 6:00 am
By Lance Davis · Bankrate.com

Worried a bear market is on the way? Stay on top of your investments with this stock-tracking app.

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Tuesday, October 14, 2014 5:00 pm
By Mike Cetera · Bankrate.com

All of the hype surrounding this month’s planned debut of Apple Pay belies this reality: Most people just aren’t interested in turning their cell phones into virtual wallets.

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Thursday, October 9, 2014 12:36 pm
By Mike Cetera · Bankrate.com

AT&T settled a lawsuit that alleged it billed customers for third-party subscription services they never asked for in a practice called cramming.

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Monday, October 6, 2014 12:15 pm
By Lance Davis · Bankrate.com

This money-tracking app keeps tabs on income and expenses while helping you stick to a budget.

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Wednesday, October 1, 2014 11:44 am
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

That $199 price Apple CEO Tim Cook proudly announces every year for the latest and greatest iPhone every year doesn’t include lots of stuff: larger monthly payments to pay off the remaining cost of the phone, all the data that phone is going to gobble up — or the hundreds you may spend repairing it.

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Wednesday, September 24, 2014 11:38 am
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

If there’s one piece of technology that’s most strongly identified with the millennial generation, it’s the smartphone. At any gathering of 20-somethings, you’re likely to see faces buried in phones, or arms extended to take a selfie or Instagram video. New research conducted by Zogby and commissioned by Mitek Systems, a mobile technology company that

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