Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, March 14, 2012 5:02 pm
By Lucy Lazarony · Bankrate.com

Credit card debt increased slightly to $6,105 nationally in February, up from $6,069 in January.

Thursday, January 05, 2012 2:48 pm
By Janna Herron · Bankrate.com

It’s the new year, and many of you are probably committed to bettering yourself in 2012. Maybe you plan to eat healthier or fit in more exercise? Refocus your career? How about improving your credit score? A new survey released Tuesday from the National Foundation for Credit Counseling found that almost a quarter (24 percent)