Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Sunday, September 25, 2011 11:00 am
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Because auto loan rates in Charlotte, NC, and throughout the nation are at lows, many consumers are looking to finance. It’s always a good financial decision to pay cash upfront if you can, but low rates are making it easier for consumers to afford the interest payments. The average 60-month new-car loan moved down this

Friday, July 22, 2011 1:18 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

With a national average of 0.17 percent, investing in a money market account might not seem like the best idea. But if you’re looking for money market accounts in Charlotte, NC, our rates survey can help you locate a yield in your area of the North Carolina. Money market accounts are good accounts for long-term

Thursday, February 10, 2011 1:46 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

It’s crucial to have a reliable car in the bitter cold of winter. If you’re a little wary about taking out that old clunker you have sitting in the garage, it may be time for a new vehicle. The economy may still be a little shaky, but auto loan rates in Charlotte, NC, are still fairly