Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Saturday, November 17, 2012 7:05 am
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

Tired of your checking account? It looks like you’ll begin to see more alternatives for your money.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011 10:00 am
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

If you use your mobile device for banking, here’s a new term you should know: SMiShing. While I was unfamiliar with this word until today, it’s something you want to avoid. The term is used to describe identity theft attempts via SMS text messages. Some account holders at Fifth Third Bank have been recent targets

Thursday, August 25, 2011 1:41 pm
By Janna Herron · Bankrate.com

Here’s a card George Costanza’s wallet would love. Fifth Third Bank unveiled its combo debit and credit card on Wednesday, offering a new way for consumers to thin out the pieces of plastic they carry. The aptly named Duo Card, which carries the MasterCard logo, allows consumers to select a credit or debit transaction by