Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, April 10, 2014 9:14 am
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

Bank of America is refunding about $738 million to customers in addition to $45 million in penalties.

Friday, January 10, 2014 11:18 am
By Janna Herron · Bankrate.com

Target’s breach worsens, affecting an additional 70 million customers.

Thursday, December 19, 2013 4:39 pm
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

Should the public know the details of financial contracts between banks and universities?

Thursday, August 22, 2013 5:35 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

A Federal Reserve report takes a look at use of prepaid cards to disperse government benefits.

Thursday, July 25, 2013 5:57 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Consumers enjoying summer vacations must still take steps to protect themselves against identity theft.

Thursday, April 11, 2013 5:33 pm
By Claes Bell · Bankrate.com

Some banks are now giving checking account holders the ability to shut down a debit card on their account through their smartphone app.

Friday, March 08, 2013 2:52 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

The Federal Reserve won’t adjust the Durbin Amendment caps on debit card swipe fees.

Tuesday, October 09, 2012 3:47 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Are more consumers using debt responsibly, or have the low performers been weeded out?

Thursday, September 13, 2012 6:00 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

A FICO analysis finds a rise in card-not-present fraud outpacing card counterfeiting.