Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Saturday, March 01, 2014 6:05 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Many married couples don’t share their financial data with each other, according to a TransUnion survey.

Thursday, June 30, 2011 12:45 pm
By Polyana da Costa · Bankrate.com

Thinking of applying for a mortgage? Make sure you plan ahead so that you don’t become part of this statistic. More than one in four mortgage applications submitted to the 10 largest lenders in the United States in 2010 were denied, according to a recent analysis done by The Wall Street Journal. Many of the

Monday, June 13, 2011 12:58 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

A new study has found that the data in consumers’ credit reports is “high quality” and presents “little likelihood” of any adverse material effect on consumers. The accuracy of this data is important because it affects whether consumers are offered credit cards and other financial products, and if so, on what terms. The findings may