Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, December 11, 2014 11:35 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

The retail report is the proverbial hot mess of numbers because of sales by auto dealers and gas stations, both moving in opposite directions.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 9:04 am
By Jean Chatzky · Bankrate.com

These four secrets will help you get the best price — and value — when you start your holiday shopping.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 1:00 pm
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

Worried about the potential for losing your debit card or falling victim to a financial scam during the busy holiday shopping season? Find out how to stay safe.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:19 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Do you do your holiday shopping online to avoid sales taxes? Enjoy it this year. It could be the last sales-tax-free Cyber Monday.

Monday, November 24, 2014 6:05 am
By Doug Whiteman · Bankrate.com

Ready for Black Friday? Learn some strategies for pouncing on this year’s big bargains.

Thursday, November 20, 2014 5:33 pm
By Jeanine Skowronski · Bankrate.com

A roundup of special offers, deals and rewards programs that can help you save on all those gifts this year.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 6:45 am
By Jeanine Skowronski · Bankrate.com

Will a credit card’s price-protection program help you score Black Friday deals? Sure … sort of.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 12:59 pm
By Jeanine Skowronski · Bankrate.com

The retailer recently unveiled its Black Friday deals. The announcement featured standard discounts — and one surprise.

Monday, December 02, 2013 5:30 pm
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

Sales over Thanksgiving weekend declined from last year, even though many stores opened on Thanksgiving.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 10:53 am
By Kemberley Washington · Bankrate.com

It is that time of the year again, where many of us peruse the Internet,  research a sale or two, and stand in long lines to save money this Black Friday. But are you really saving money? Don’t let this Black Friday put you in a black hole! Last year, I shopped for a pair

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