Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, May 26, 2014 7:00 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Veterans and their families can choose to be buried in a veterans cemetery with a simple, but beautiful, marker.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 6:05 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Memorial Day holiday travel is projected to reach a new post-recession high.

Thursday, May 08, 2014 2:30 pm
By Paula Pant · Bankrate.com

Planning to get out of town on Memorial Day weekend? Try these cost-cutting measures.

Monday, May 27, 2013 6:05 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

A new law makes it a crime to lie in order to get veterans health and retirement benefits.

Friday, May 24, 2013 11:12 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

More Americans will take car road trips this Memorial Day weekend than last, says AAA.

Thursday, May 23, 2013 9:51 am
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Memorial Day weekend shoppers in three states will get bigger bargains, thanks to sales tax holidays.

Thursday, May 24, 2012 6:00 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

The Better Business Bureau advises military service members to beware of financial scams.

Saturday, May 28, 2011 7:00 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

My grandma was 65 when I was born. With her white hair in a bun, black lace-up shoes and an apron covering her cotton house dress, I thought she was ancient. Although she lived to be 94, her retirement was narrowly defined by a meager income and attitudes that kept her close to home. Today’s