Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Saturday, September 13, 2014 9:00 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

If you’ve been thinking about kicking gas with an electric car, then check out the Drive Electric Week event next week.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 6:00 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Nissan is hoping to spur more sales of electric cars with an incentive that offers new buyers two years of free public charging.

Saturday, May 10, 2014 6:05 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

If you’ve always wanted to drive a Porsche, now’s your chance — and it won’t cost you a dime.

Saturday, October 26, 2013 6:05 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Eight states have agreed to put 3.3 million “green” cars on U.S. roads by 2025.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 6:36 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Learn about plug-in hybrids and electric cars at National Plug In Day this weekend.

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 11:18 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Electric cars will need to get cheaper to increase sales, says a new study from J.D. Power and Associates.

Saturday, June 02, 2012 6:30 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

GE brings together electric and other alternative-fuel cars for test-driving at its new Vehicle Innovation Center.

Thursday, May 17, 2012 8:00 am
By Rose Raymond · Bankrate.com

Let the homebuying begin! You’ll go crazy for the latest record-low rates, while Facebook goes crazy over its IPO.

Saturday, March 31, 2012 9:00 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

If you’ve been watching gas prices climb and thinking about buying an electric car to stop that sucking sound of the money rushing out of your wallet at the gas pump, then there may be additional incentives within the next year. Recently, President Barack Obama asked Congress to increase tax incentives for buyers of alternative-fuel

Wednesday, January 18, 2012 2:24 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

With all this talk about government mandates to increase the fuel economy in cars, you might think that we are destined to see an influx of hybrids, electrics and other alternative-fuel cars. While more of these types of alternative-fuel cars will be introduced in the coming years, the majority of cars are still likely to

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