Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Saturday, July 02, 2016 5:55 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Edmunds.com analyzed car registrations to see which U.S. cities have the highest number of American brands.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 5:55 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

A record number of Americans will be heading out of town this Independence Day, according to AAA.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 12:14 pm
By Vera Gibbons · Bankrate.com

This Independence Day, many Americans will be hitting the road and enjoying our country’s parks and barbecue, among other national treasures.

Saturday, July 04, 2015 7:00 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Here’s how red, white and blue cars rank in popularity by brand and model.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 6:22 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Low gas prices and rising household incomes mean lots of Americans will travel this holiday weekend.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014 12:39 pm
By Paula Pant · Bankrate.com

On a tight budget? Here are nine frugal ways to celebrate the Fourth of July.

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 8:00 am
By Dan Miranda · Bankrate.com

Light some fireworks, hoist up that flag and pet an eagle! It’s time for a rockin’ ‘Merican celebraish!

Monday, July 04, 2011 7:00 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

It’s the Fourth of July and I’m not only honoring our nation’s birthday, I’m celebrating my own personal freedom and looking forward to more of it when my husband and I retire. For many people, retirement is the ultimate Independence Day — a time to do what you want, when you want to do it,