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

Saturday, July 30, 2011 12:38 pm
By Clare Mallen · Bankrate.com

Strive to attain the best when early retirement planning in Charlotte, NC, by utilizing tools, calculators and guides, all indispensable resources to help you succeed. If you’re searching for a low-risk investment with a better yield than your savings, consider a money market account for retirement planning. Let us guarantee your retirement planning is sound with the

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

Wednesday, May 04, 2011 2:41 pm
By Clare Mallen · Bankrate.com

Wondering if now is the right time to refinance in Charlotte, NC? Turn to our site where you will find guidelines, tools and calculators to assist in your decision. Trying to gauge how long will it take to break even on a mortgage refinance? We provide a mortgage break-even refinance calculator to guide your process.

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