Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, November 10, 2014 7:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The rich are giving more but don’t always feel their donations are effective.

Monday, November 03, 2014 6:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

He has achieved the pinnacle of financial success, but Bill Gates still doesn’t know everything.

Monday, June 23, 2014 10:20 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Bill Gates’ enormous fortune isn’t even a third of the one built by this titan of industry.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011 5:18 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Imagine your father is Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft and the second-richest person in the world, with a net worth in the billions.  Before you take this reverie any further and start building your dream mansion and placing the order for a custom yacht, imagine that your inheritance is actually already pledged to charity.