Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 6:00 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

AAA Travel projects that 34.7 million Americans will travel more than 50 miles from home this Labor Day weekend, the highest volume since before the 2008 recession.

Wednesday, July 02, 2014 10:30 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

More Americans will take to their cars for a road trip this July Fourth holiday and they’ll spend more than last year.

Wednesday, August 10, 2011 2:06 pm
By Claes Bell · Bankrate.com

AAA has a new survey out this month illustrating the impact of the tough economic environment on car owners. The survey finds that 1 in 4 American drivers couldn’t afford to make a car repair of $2,000 if they faced one today. That finding is pretty troubling, considering how many car repairs can run that