Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, October 13, 2011 9:56 am
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

If you have the money, paying cash upfront for a car is always a good plan. But if financing is your only option, right now might be the best time. Auto loan rates in Colorado Springs, CO, and in cities throughout the nation are at near record lows, making it easier to afford the interest

Tuesday, August 09, 2011 1:29 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Taking a gamble on a stock can be enticing, but if you’re looking to save, a money market account is a good place to start. Money market accounts in Colorado Springs, CO, and across the country are currently at an average of 0.16 percent, but several institutions are offering better-than-average rates. Money market accounts offer

Sunday, June 12, 2011 12:30 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

If you have the money, paying cash upfront for a car is always a good plan. But if financing is your only option, right now might be the best time. Auto loan rates in Colorado Springs, CO, and in cities throughout the nation are at near record lows, making it easier to afford the interest

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 11:00 am
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Colorado lawmakers on both sides of the political aisle are worried about taxes. In that state, though, the concern is that voters this November will approve three ballot measures that will cut taxes. Amendment 60 would require Colorado’s school districts to cut property taxes. The state would then be forced to come up with ways