Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, February 26, 2016 4:52 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

A cash advance on your credit card can get you convenient access to funds, but you’ll pay a higher interest rate than you would when purchasing something with your credit card.

Monday, May 11, 2015 8:30 am
By Jean Chatzky · Bankrate.com

Boomers with financially independent children are more than twice as likely to be retired than boomer parents still supporting adult kids.

Friday, May 01, 2015 3:54 pm
By Stacy Jones · Bankrate.com

If used correctly, a 401(k) loan can be a game changer for people with limited options.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 4:01 pm
By Allison Ross · Bankrate.com

Banks at risk of failure declined for the 12th consecutive quarter, according to the FDIC.

Saturday, March 15, 2014 6:05 am
By Kemberley Washington · Bankrate.com

Reduce your mortgage balance more quickly by strategizing your payments.

Friday, March 14, 2014 6:05 am
By Kemberley Washington · Bankrate.com

Lending money to family and friends? Make sure to follow these rules.

Friday, February 07, 2014 2:09 pm
By Kemberley Washington · Bankrate.com

Digging out of debt requires taking inventory and creating a plan of action. Find out how to do it.

Thursday, January 16, 2014 5:09 pm
By Kemberley Washington · Bankrate.com

Want options to repay your student loans? Here are alternatives if you are struggling with your debt.

Tuesday, December 24, 2013 7:22 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Will a new name be enough to rebrand these toxic mortgage loans for investors?

Thursday, August 01, 2013 3:53 pm
By Kemberley Washington · Bankrate.com

The government offers two forgiveness programs to help borrowers with student loan debt.

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