Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, December 13, 2013 11:44 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Before you retire, consider living for three months on your retirement budget.

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 12:49 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Consider these five lifestyle decisions that make retirement planning a priority.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 5:07 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Fixed income investment yields are likely to rise this year. As a result, one bond fund manager recommends that you maintain liquidity for the time being.

Monday, June 25, 2012 5:28 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

ING Bank has agreed to pay $619 million to settle potential liability for apparent violations of U.S. sanctions.

Monday, July 26, 2010 1:46 pm
By Jim Wang · Bankrate.com

Have you ever wondered why a high yield savings account at ING Direct or Ally Bank can pay interest rates that are 10 to 20 times more than your local brick and mortar? When your local bank offers 0.01 percent APY on your savings account and an online bank offers 1.5 percent APY, it seems