Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, February 23, 2015 6:00 am
By Janet Reusch ·

This week is America Saves Week, and Bankrate is proud to be a supporter by promoting financial literacy. Savings are a sore spot in Americans’ financial health. Fewer than 1 in 4 Americans had an adequate emergency savings cushion, according to a Bankrate survey last year, and more than 1 in 4 had no emergency

Friday, February 17, 2012 3:30 pm
By Naomi Mannino ·

Saving is easier said than done, especially when we’re rewarded for spending. According to the annual Savings Survey released again this February by America Saves, a national group of banks, businesses and organizations devoted to helping Americans save money,  the number of Americans who have sufficient savings to weather emergencies has declined again to just