Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, September 15, 2014 6:05 am
By Doug Whiteman · Bankrate.com

Consumers have a new crop of shiny Apples to put on their wish lists, including new iPhone models, an Apple Watch and a payment system called Apple Pay. You might be wondering if it’s time to upgrade what you already have and if a trip to the Apple store should be in your future. Don’t

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Thursday, April 10, 2014 9:00 am
By Janet Reusch · Bankrate.com

Enter to win a chance for a prize that could fuel a season of road trips.

Thursday, April 10, 2014 9:00 am
By Janet Reusch · Bankrate.com

Spruce up your house with $1,000 in Pottery Barn gift cards. Download the Bankrate Mortgage App in iTunes or Google Play for a chance to win.

Thursday, March 27, 2014 6:05 am
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

Mobile banking is continuing to grow in popularity, according to a study from the Federal Reserve.

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 8:00 am
By Dan Miranda · Bankrate.com

Peyton Manning and Eli Manning are on the list for 10 of the richest football players list; the former is first on the list, and the latter is last.

Monday, September 24, 2012 5:39 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

The iPhone 5 has plenty of perks, but it won’t have a mobile wallet.

Friday, August 19, 2011 2:29 pm
By Janna Herron · Bankrate.com

If you hate to wait, especially to redeem credit card rewards, Citi and Best Buy have an app for you. The duo on Thursday debuted a new app for iPhones and Androids that allows Citi ThankYou rewards members to redeem points instantly at Best Buy via smartphone. Simply scan or type in an item’s barcode

Friday, August 19, 2011 1:23 pm
By Barbara Whelehan · Bankrate.com

Putnam Investments introduced an application earlier this summer that helps iPhone users understand the trade-offs of everyday money decisions and how they may affect their future retirement, according to Financial Security Project at Boston College. Only about 1,000 people have downloaded its PriceCheck&Save app so far — but that may be because it’s only available

Wednesday, June 08, 2011 3:55 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

When I started saving for retirement, the credit union clerk recorded it in my passbook in black ink. Today, I downloaded my first retirement savings application, or app, to my iPad (or iPhone). It’s from Vanguard and it makes managing retirement savings ridiculously convenient. The app allows Vanguard customers to: View  account balances, including those in