Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, August 21, 2012 8:45 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

A revised bailout plan will accelerate dissolution of the mortgage giants.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011 4:27 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

They used to be called widow and orphan stocks. Dividend-paying stocks have earned a reputation as solid, predictable forms of income, but are they still solid? Dividend stocks offer capital appreciation and income that can be paid to you on a regular schedule or reinvested to boost returns until you’re ready for income. This year,