Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, January 24, 2014 3:00 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

It’s tough out there for savers. The average money market account rate is currently at 0.12 percent. Fortunately, there are some institutions offering better-than-average rates in Connecticut. You can use our research to find a money market account and rates in Torrington, CT, today. Money market accounts are safe. They are also fairly liquid, making

Monday, January 24, 2011 4:00 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Don’t let car troubles leave you stranded. Rates across the country are low, making it a great time to purchase a new car. It’s wise to always pay cash if you can, but rates are low and continue to fall. The average 48-month, new-car loan fell to 6.21 percent this week. Many institutions across the