Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, September 03, 2013 5:17 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

The changes resulting from the Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage continue to roll out.

Sunday, May 27, 2012 6:00 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

The 2008 stock market crash is fresh in the minds of many Americans of every age who are saving for retirement.

Tuesday, May 08, 2012 5:14 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

I’ve been avoiding writing retirement planning blogs about surveys that tell us what we already know.

Wednesday, March 07, 2012 3:03 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

If you’re maxing out your 401(k) — getting every penny of the available employer match — you might want to consider opening an individual retirement account. Or better yet, if you don’t make too much money, save in a Roth 401(k), says Doug Zarookian, manager of  Charles Schwab’s Park Avenue office in New York. Zarookian