Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, May 25, 2012 8:00 am
By Dan Miranda · Bankrate.com

Are you a fan of house-swapping reality shows (do these still exist?) but hate the idea of being on TV? Well, you’re in luck! Exactly this sort of thing exists and could save you money on vacations. This and more, today on Bankrate.com 1. Are you cool with strangers being in your house without you?

Wednesday, July 27, 2011 2:37 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

If your retirement planning doesn’t include socking away a little money to help your grandchildren, it probably should. There are 65 million grandparents today — a record number — up from 40 million in 1980. And an estimated 4.5 million households headed by people older than 55 include one or more grandchildren. The MetLife Mature Market Institute