Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Saturday, January 18, 2014 3:00 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Short-term interest rates are low throughout the nation. The Federal Reserve is holding rates low until the economy shows sustainable improvement. But there are some institutions offering decent deals. Use our research to shop for the best CD rates in Boston, MA, today. Certificates of deposit are insured up to $250,000 per depositor, making them

Sunday, December 23, 2012 10:00 am
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

It’s not easy to find a high yield right now, especially out of short-term CDs. The average one-year CD rate dropped in our most recent survey to 0.28 percent. Thankfully, there are some online banks and credit unions offering better-than-average rates. Use our research to find the best CD rates in Cambridge, MA, and in

Thursday, August 12, 2010 4:15 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Are you shopping for a money market account and rates in Boston, MA? Before deciding on just any money market account, it’s important to compare annual percentage yields, introductory rates and other vital information. Researchers at Bankrate.com survey and update data on money market accounts and rates during the day. Quickly find a satisfactory money