Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, February 15, 2012 10:52 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

In these dark days of negative real yields, CDs make good place to park cash for a set period of time and that’s about it. Not to understate, CDs can be a very valuable resource when return of principal is more important than return on principal, thanks to the deposit insurance from the Federal Deposit

Wednesday, October 26, 2011 11:15 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

This blog has been around for a while now but it began well after the Fed drastically lowered the federal funds rate in December 2008. Here’s a quick recap of the entire history of the CD rates blog: CD rates are low, what can you do? A column in the Winston-Salem Journal, “With CD yields