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, 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.