Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, April 14, 2014 6:05 am
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

Many Americans feel that banking and financial products are too confusing, a survey shows.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 12:33 pm
By Janet Reusch · Bankrate.com

Bankrate and Ally Bank team up for a tweetchat on financial issues women face.

Monday, August 19, 2013 1:44 pm
By Paula Pant · Bankrate.com

Opening subaccounts earmarked toward a variety of savings goals can help you track your progress.

Monday, August 05, 2013 5:42 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Wells Fargo and the National Foundation for Credit Counseling introduce Hands on Banking for Military financial literacy classes.

Tuesday, December 04, 2012 2:21 pm
By Paula Pant · Bankrate.com

Here is a list of four essential financial tasks you should complete before the end of the year.

Friday, July 27, 2012 9:30 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

The dire warnings of a future retirement apocalypse have not scared all Americans into frantically investing as much as possible for their retirements. Not everyone is on board the retirement savings train, a recent survey from the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards and the Consumer Federation of America has found. The 2012 Household Financial

Friday, May 04, 2012 9:26 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

This week, a new website launched to help manage your investments: SigFig.com. The site comes from the makers of the portfolio tracker, Wikinvest.

Wednesday, October 26, 2011 12:30 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

U.S. consumers know they should save for retirement, but “should save” doesn’t always translate into “do save,” according to a new telephone survey of 2,000 adults. Almost 90 percent of survey respondents agreed with a statement that people should start saving for retirement when they begin their first job and continue to save as long