Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, October 20, 2014 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

Ebola and Europe have been rocking U.S. markets. What’s expected for this week?

Monday, July 30, 2012 8:00 am
By Dan Miranda · Bankrate.com

Food inflation sort of sounds like a good thing! Your food magically expands, and world hunger problems are a thing of the past. Well, that’s wrong.

Friday, July 27, 2012 8:00 am
By Crissinda Ponder · Bankrate.com

Prepare for summer courses in insurance, safety ratings and travel, today on Bankrate.com.

Wednesday, July 11, 2012 11:57 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

U.S. consumers who think interest rates are too low might have some new company in Europe now that another interest rate is chopped.

Sunday, July 08, 2012 6:17 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Some advisers fear that investors will lose opportunities to preserve and grow their wealth by avoiding all risk and seeking safety in cash.

Friday, July 15, 2011 1:43 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

This week the debt crisis in Europe increasingly featured Italy in addition to the already-fraught economies of Greece, Ireland and Portugal. The increased possibility of Italy as a potential debt defaulter alarmed many as the Italian economy is the third largest in Europe. The country’s tenuous financial position was thrown into stark relief after a