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.

Monday, December 23, 2013 6:05 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Credit counseling agency offers specific tips to improve financial health.

Monday, February 28, 2011 5:00 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Here’s an off-the-wall retirement planning wrinkle. New rules take affect May 1 that make it much harder for creditors to garnish Social Security, veterans pensions, Supplemental Security Income and Social Security Disability from recipients who owe them money. The new U.S. Treasury rule requires all banks to determine whether an account contains these protected funds.