Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 10:47 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Prices on junk bonds are up and yields are down as investors scramble to find decent returns. Are high-yield bonds worth the risk at today’s yields?

Wednesday, February 15, 2012 10:52 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

In these dark days of negative real yields, CDs make good place to park cash for a set period of time and that’s about it. Not to understate, CDs can be a very valuable resource when return of principal is more important than return on principal, thanks to the deposit insurance from the Federal Deposit