Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 7:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

A new survey suggests that businesses need to get involved in lifting more of the middle class into prosperity.

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 6:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Most Americans in a survey say the land of opportunity is set up to favor the wealthy.

Monday, December 09, 2013 6:00 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The wealth effect isn’t kicking in, as consumers remain cautious with their finances.

Wednesday, May 15, 2013 6:00 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Whites generally have recovered from the recession better than minorities.

Tuesday, October 11, 2011 4:04 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Fed up with a widening gap between the haves and have-nots, protestors have taken their grievances public in the form of growing street protests. Known as the Occupy Wall Street Movement, groups have been forming mostly in the Manhattan area to complain that they don’t wield the same political influence over Washington politics as the