Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, May 21, 2015 11:11 am
By Sheyna Steiner ·

Five big banks are guilty of manipulating foreign exchange rates. They must pay some very big fines and the banks have promised to cease criminal activity.

Wednesday, December 24, 2014 12:00 pm
By David McMillin ·

One of the biggest banks in the United Kingdom is set to offer video chat services with bank tellers and financial experts. Will banks in the U.S. start doing the same?

Tuesday, November 26, 2013 1:03 pm
By David McMillin ·

One of the biggest banks in the UK is laying off 1,700 branch employees.

Friday, July 06, 2012 4:29 pm
By Sheyna Steiner ·

In the latest scandal to rock the world of finance, British investment bank Barclays has admitted to manipulating a major index.

Friday, July 06, 2012 3:38 pm
By Janna Herron ·

Did Barclays’ LIBOR rate-rigging scandal affect your credit card rates? It’s highly unlikely.

Friday, July 06, 2012 3:33 pm
By David McMillin ·

Barclays has settled serious accusations of manipulating Libor, but it looks like the bank wasn’t alone in fixing rates that impact the world.

Tuesday, March 06, 2012 3:21 pm
By Marcie Geffner ·

Consumers who love, love, love social media might be intrigued by a new credit card that aims to involve an online community in how the card is designed, priced and promoted. The card is the Barclaycard Ring MasterCard, unveiled Monday from Barclaycard U.S., the Wilmington, Del.-based domestic payments business of Barclays. “In essence, it’s the