Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, July 24, 2014 11:46 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

New sign-ups for unemployment benefits drop to the lowest level in eight years.

Tuesday, November 26, 2013 1:03 pm
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

One of the biggest banks in the UK is laying off 1,700 branch employees.

Thursday, April 18, 2013 2:38 pm
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

Recent economic reports haven’t confirmed fears of an abrupt spring slowdown.

Friday, March 01, 2013 5:15 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

The White House says automatic budget cuts known as the sequester may soon hit some families’ budgets hard.

Thursday, December 06, 2012 3:51 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Citigroup announced 11,000 layoffs worldwide. The news gave the stock price a boost. Do layoffs always raise stock prices?