Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, February 24, 2014 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

How the consumer is feeling may tell us how we’ll fare when spring finally arrives.

Thursday, September 19, 2013 6:30 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

A skill shortage in these five fields due to the imminent retirement of boomers opens opportunities for others.

Monday, August 19, 2013 6:00 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

With mortgage interest rates rising in recent months, the outlook has become less certain.

Sunday, February 03, 2013 6:05 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Retirement when you are 60ish used to be part of the plan, but many had to ditch that idea.

Tuesday, July 31, 2012 12:32 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Consumer confidence is still relatively low but holding steady. And incomes are up a bit, but consumers aren’t spending.