Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 3:00 pm
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. has revised a warning to banks about dealing with potentially fraudulent businesses, eliminating a list of sample merchants it said may warrant special scrutiny. The FDIC said that the list of risky merchants, which included certain telemarketers, pornography businesses, coin dealers, payday lenders and online gambling companies, was not meant

Friday, January 17, 2014 4:00 pm
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

Wells Fargo and U.S. Bank plan to quit offering their customers advances on direct deposits, in accordance with guidelines from federal regulators.

Monday, October 28, 2013 1:12 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Six federal agencies proposed new standards to assess financial companies’ workforce diversity.