Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 6:23 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Earlier this week, President Barack Obama called for an end to tax cuts only for the wealthiest Americans.

Tuesday, May 08, 2012 6:21 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Raising children is expensive, but just how much would $46,000 a month buy a 5 year old?

Tuesday, March 27, 2012 7:41 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Since the housing market collapsed, rental demand has increased, along with prices. But how much would you pay to live in a premier property? The owners of the tallest residential building in the Western hemisphere, in Lower Manhattan, are betting renters will pay up to $60,000 per month. That’s right: per month. The 76-story building,

Saturday, December 31, 2011 4:45 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

If you earned $150,000 per year, would you say you were rich? How about if you had a total net worth of $1 million? The top 10 percent of wage-earners bring home $150,000 per year, and, according to the results of a Gallup poll, that’s the median salary required to be rich. Men by and