Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 10:28 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Consumer Reports 2016 Annual Brand Report Card provides insight into who makes the best cars.

Thursday, February 11, 2016 5:33 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

The massive Takata air bag car recall has grown by another 2.5 million vehicles in just a few days.

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 4:42 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

The Environmental Protection Agency said its widening its probe into the emissions levels of diesel cars produced by automakers.

Thursday, September 25, 2014 2:30 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

GM is establishing Cadillac as a separate business unit and moving its headquarters to New York City next year.

Thursday, August 14, 2014 10:00 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

ar enthusiasts will have plenty to drool over this week as things gear up for the the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.

Thursday, August 15, 2013 5:02 pm
By Claes Bell · Bankrate.com

Are BMW drivers the most aggressive and rudest out there? Research suggests they might be.

Thursday, June 27, 2013 12:42 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Toyota is the most valuable car brand, surpassing BMW in the 2013 BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands study.

Wednesday, July 06, 2011 11:01 am
By Claes Bell · Bankrate.com

Would you buy a car without a spare tire? Someday, you may have no choice. Gene Peterson of Consumer Reports has an interesting item this week on the gradual disappearance of the spare tire: But now we’re seeing the days of the temporary tire dwindling, with more cars eliminating the spare altogether (along with the