Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, November 08, 2011 10:36 am
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Money market account yields are still low in the wake of the Federal Reserve’s slash on short-term interest rates. But money market accounts are insured by the FDIC up to $250,000 per depositor per bank, making them a safe investment. Look for money market accounts in Edisto, SC, and in cities throughout the nation to

Monday, July 18, 2011 12:19 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

If you’re looking for a new car in South Carolina, now could be a good time to finance while auto loan rates in Edisto, SC, are staying near record lows. Though it’s always a good plan to pay off the car in full, low rates are making it easier for consumers to afford the interest

Monday, December 20, 2010 2:52 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

CD rates may be at dismal levels, but it’s still possible to find a satisfactory yield. One-year yields this week┬áremain at 0.49 percent. While rates are low throughout the country, a selection of banks are still offering better-than-average yields. If you’re looking CD rates in Edisto, SC, Bankrate.com can help. The recent federal intervention may