Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, November 01, 2013 4:06 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Home values keep rising, but experts say we’re due for a slowdown.

Tuesday, August 06, 2013 4:56 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Disillusioned with life in the suburbs, many homeowners are choosing cities.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 9:00 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Prices in all major metro markets increased in 2012.

Monday, March 18, 2013 6:00 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Luxurious living rises to new heights in these metropolitan hot spots.

Tuesday, December 25, 2012 6:00 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Jakarta and Miami are among the cities with double-digit growth since 2009.

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 6:00 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

If “Green Acres” is the place for you, you could end up richer than the city slickers.

Wednesday, September 12, 2012 6:00 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

New York City can’t hold a candle to the high costs of living in these cities.

Monday, July 02, 2012 5:27 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

For the first time since the 1920s, more people are moving to cities than suburbs.

Wednesday, February 29, 2012 3:07 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

As you probably know, Bankrate tracks and compiles CD rates from around the country. The U.S. is a pretty big place with dozens of diverse markets; as a result CD rates are all over the map. (Ah, a CD rate joke.) Depending where you are, one-year CD rates can vary by as much as a