Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, February 14, 2013 2:26 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Roads are filled with pot holes. Bridges are crumbling. Is a federal gas tax hike imminent as a way to help pay for the repairs and new infrastructure works?

Tuesday, June 08, 2010 2:25 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

I vividly remember the first time I saw the ocean. But it really wasn’t the ocean. It was the Gulf of Mexico. To a preteen from arid West Texas, though, the Gulf was for all practical purposes “the” ocean. I’ve visited the Texas shore since. And I’ve lived in areas that afforded easy access to