Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, January 03, 2014 2:27 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

America is generous, but other countries are more likely to open their wallets.

Wednesday, June 19, 2013 6:00 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The American Dream still holds true for the nation’s wealthy.

Thursday, June 28, 2012 11:00 am
By Crissinda Ponder · Bankrate.com

If you’re younger than 45, getting your desired income is more difficult than it was just a decade ago.

Sunday, January 15, 2012 3:41 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The U.S. is meant to be the land of equal opportunity, but two-thirds of Americans believe we’re living in class warfare, according to the results of one poll. The wealthy have been under increased scrutiny since the Great Recession of 2009 and the Occupy Wall Street movement, with its “we are the 99 percent” call

Wednesday, November 23, 2011 6:25 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The number of Americans who moved in the past year was at a record low, not only as a result of the poor economy, but also putting a drag on further recovery. From March 2010 to March 2011, a little more than 11 million Americans moved, according to U.S. Census data. Compare that with the