Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, August 18, 2011 7:58 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Today’s CD buyers are stuck between a rock and a hard place. FDIC-insured CDs are one of the safest investments around — but they’re also one of the lowest yielding. After last week’s crazy swings in the stock market, the trade-off between safety and yield could seem reasonable to some people. With much more economic