Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, November 08, 2013 11:34 am
By Kemberley Washington · Bankrate.com

Here are some great ways to eliminate late fees.

Monday, April 01, 2013 4:34 pm
By Paula Pant · Bankrate.com

Procrastination can be expensive. Here are some ways it digs into your bottom line.

Wednesday, February 06, 2013 1:34 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

The United States Postal Service announced it will end Saturday mail delivery on Aug. 1. What will that mean for your finances?

Friday, November 02, 2012 3:54 pm
By Janna Herron · Bankrate.com

Banks have extended fee waivers on a host of financial products for victims of Superstorm Sandy, many through Wednesday.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 5:06 pm
By Janna Herron · Bankrate.com

Credit card companies are reaching out to their cardholders after Sandy leaves the Northeast wet and dark.

Wednesday, February 29, 2012 4:47 pm
By Lucy Lazarony · Bankrate.com

American Express is facing enforcement action from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. and possibly the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau over the way late fees were assessed on some of its charge cards, according to its annual filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. In addition to credit cards, American Express offers charge cards that

Monday, July 25, 2011 2:34 pm
By Janna Herron · Bankrate.com

If your to-do list is 10 items deep (at least), you’ve probably let one credit card payment slip through the cracks. Now Citi has a card for you. Like its name suggests, Citi Simplicity features no late fees, no penalty fees and one single interest rate for purchases, cash advances and balance transfers. That means