Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 1:04 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Smart giving will maximize the value of the money you spend on your grandchildren.

Tuesday, December 27, 2011 4:45 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

For another year, the gift tax rate favors wealthy taxpayers who want to reduce their estate and at the same time make a financial gift. For the remainder of 2011 and through 2012, individuals can give up to $13,000 to as many recipients as they’d like without owing gift taxes. Unlimited financial gifts can be