Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, December 19, 2013 5:39 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Price swings make trading in bitcoins a speculation, not an investment or a store of value.

Tuesday, October 08, 2013 6:05 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

The new C-note sports security features designed to thwart counterfeiters.

Thursday, October 03, 2013 11:42 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

The new U.S. $100 bill — to debut Oct. 8 — includes a blue security stripe.

Friday, October 19, 2012 3:09 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

In this week’s debate, the presidential candidates devoted a lot of attention to China and the valuation of its currency, the yuan. Republican candidate Mitt Romney stated that he’s in favor of labeling China a currency manipulator while President Barack Obama maintained that the policies of his administration have led to an 11 percent strengthening