Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, July 12, 2013 5:15 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Mortgage rates, though rising, are not the only consideration for homebuyers.

Tuesday, December 18, 2012 3:26 pm
By Polyana da Costa · Bankrate.com

Think you’re paying too much for rent? Check out how much renters in these cities have to pay.

Tags: buy, mortgage, own, rent
Thursday, September 13, 2012 6:00 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The decision to buy instead of rent is easier if you calculate the numbers.

Monday, May 21, 2012 6:30 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Despite the battering of the housing market, young adults still intend to own a home.

Sunday, May 20, 2012 7:18 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

It would have been pretty hard to avoid Friday’s publicity surrounding Facebook’s IPO — the largest ever, with a market cap of $110 billion

Wednesday, April 04, 2012 5:25 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

If ever there was a time to reinforce whether a time share is an investment or simply the upfront price for a vacation spot, it’s now. Owners of time shares, fed up with a dearth of buyers and rising yearly maintenance fees, are giving up and offering their units for free or selling them for