Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, January 05, 2016 6:05 am
By Greg McBride · Bankrate.com

Early withdrawal penalties should make you think twice about tapping your CDs.

Monday, December 14, 2015 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

CD rates, the job market and Social Security. Hear how they’re all connected.

Tuesday, November 06, 2012 5:23 pm
By Claes Bell · Bankrate.com

To help victims of Superstorm Sandy solve a different kind of liquidity crisis, many banks are offering CD investors breaks on early withdrawal penalties.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 3:45 pm
By Claes Bell · Bankrate.com

If you hold a 10-year CD to maturity, it’s probably not a good deal, but an early withdrawal may boost yield.