Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, August 26, 2016 12:46 pm
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

In her highly anticipated speech at a conference of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen noted that the U.S. economy is “now nearing the Federal Reserve’s statutory goals of maximum employment and price stability.”

Friday, August 26, 2016 12:10 pm
By Stephen Pounds · Bankrate.com

For a cool $1.1 billion, you can own Villa Les Cedres (the cedars) in the billionaires’ holiday town of Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, near the city of Nice.

Friday, August 26, 2016 9:30 am
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

If you’re purchasing or refinancing, it’s a great time to lock in a rate.

Friday, August 26, 2016 8:11 am
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Many borrowers tap their equity to pay for things such as home improvements.

Friday, August 26, 2016 8:02 am
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Be sure to shop around for the best auto loan rates available.

Thursday, August 25, 2016 9:56 am
By Sarah Berger · Bankrate.com

This week, the Pew Research Center released a study that reported 63% of women say discrimination still makes their work lives harder. However, 56% of men believe that women no longer face significant obstacles in the workplace.

Thursday, August 25, 2016 9:30 am
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

If you’re purchasing or refinancing, it’s a great time to lock in a rate.

Thursday, August 25, 2016 9:30 am
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

It’s a good time to be in the market for some new plastic.

Thursday, August 25, 2016 8:09 am
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

If you’re thinking about refinancing, it’s a great time to lock in a rate.

Thursday, August 25, 2016 6:00 am
By Stephen Pounds · Bankrate.com

Demand for residential real estate loans strengthened in the second quarter over the previous period, a Federal Reserve survey said.

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