Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 3:34 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

The special tax savers may have to pay in Cyprus illustrates that seeking out higher CD rates overseas isn’t risk free.

Monday, October 04, 2010 11:47 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

121. That’s how many dead banks are now on Bankrate.com’s list of 2010 bank failures. New to the list in September were nine banks: three in Georgia, two in Florida and one each in Washington, Wisconsin, Ohio and New Jersey. Yet there is a silver lining: Despite the woefulness of the bank failures, the pain