Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, November 03, 2016 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

Hiring has been steady, but wage gains have been sluggish. Will this week’s jobs report change that?

Thursday, March 31, 2016 9:55 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

There’s virtually universal agreement that the job market can still do better than this.

Friday, February 07, 2014 2:31 pm
By Polyana da Costa · Bankrate.com

The January employment report was disappointing, but it should keep mortgage rates low.

Friday, February 01, 2013 9:22 am
By Holden Lewis · Bankrate.com

Mortgage rates are unlikely to change much in reaction to the January employment report, released this morning.

Monday, January 28, 2013 5:59 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

This week brings an action-packed slate of economic reports. But the jobs report, due Friday from the Labor Department, is likely to be steal the show.