Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, July 24, 2014 4:00 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

General Motors (GM) has issued yet another six recalls, totaling nearly 718,000 cars in the United States.

Saturday, August 27, 2011 6:00 am
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

If the auto insurance premiums on that Cadillac Escalade you’re considering end up giving you sticker shock, don’t say I didn’t warn you. For the ninth year in a row, the Cadillac Escalade tops the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s list of most stolen cars, trucks and SUVs. According to the IIHS survey, which tracks

Wednesday, June 23, 2010 11:34 am
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

This week Cadillac became the latest luxury automaker to announce plans to offer free scheduled maintenance on 2011 models for the first four years or 50,000 miles of ownership. This idea isn’t new; Audi and Mercedes Benz have offered free maintenance on their cars in past years and BMW, Volvo and Jaguar are currently offering