Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 9:30 am
By Jill Cornfield · Bankrate.com

Before you break out champagne, let’s explore what this really means.

Sunday, January 22, 2017 3:50 pm
By Mike Cetera · Bankrate.com

The new president’s swearing-in made history in several ways.

Monday, November 14, 2016 4:15 pm
By Jill Cornfield · Bankrate.com

A New York restaurant owner feels squeezed by some burdens on her business and is optimistic that Trump will help her and other small business owners.

Wednesday, November 02, 2016 2:00 pm
By Holden Lewis · Bankrate.com

The Federal Reserve keeps interest rates unchanged and implies that a rate hike could come next month.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 3:23 pm
By Nick Mathews · Bankrate.com

The median income rose to $56,516 in 2015, a 5.2% increase from a year earlier.

Tuesday, August 09, 2016 11:45 am
By Stephen Pounds · Bankrate.com

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen returns to the most-watched economic confab of the year — the symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming — after missing last year’s, and all ears will be listening for a hint at monetary policy for the rest of the year.

Thursday, August 04, 2016 1:34 pm
By Stephen Pounds · Bankrate.com

The Bank of England cut its key bank rate to 0.25% as it tries to dampen a recession that economists had predicted following the vote by the U.K. to leave the European Union.

Thursday, August 04, 2016 7:05 am
By Stephen Pounds · Bankrate.com

This week, Japan’s cabinet approved a stimulus package with new spending of $73 billion made up, in part, of helicopter money.

Sunday, July 31, 2016 3:07 pm
By Holden Lewis · Bankrate.com

Today’s weak report on 2nd quarter gross domestic product is welcome news for mortgage shoppers.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 2:00 pm
By Stephen Pounds · Bankrate.com

The central bank votes thumbs-down to an increase in interest rates, kicking the can down the road to at least September.

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