Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, October 21, 2011 1:00 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Many investors are using a money market account to save for the long-term. Even though money market account yields are low, they might be a safer option right now than higher yielding money market funds. Many savvy investors keep their savings in a money market account while locating future investments. If you’re looking for money

Friday, September 02, 2011 11:44 am
By Clare Mallen · Bankrate.com

Having trouble paying your mortgage and contemplating a refinance in Jonesboro, AR? Refinancing can be tricky so utilizeĀ calculators, tools and guides to help guide you in all aspects of refinancing. Trying to gauge how long will it take to break even on a mortgage refinance? We provide a mortgage break-even refinance calculator to guide your

Friday, July 01, 2011 11:08 am
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Auto loan rates in Jonesboro, AR, have been dropping to near record lows lately. Average 60-month car loans fell again this week, making the average 5.45 percent. Many lenders are also offering better-than-average rates to those with good credit. With the economy still shaky, looking for a new car can seem like a silly idea.