Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, February 08, 2013 6:00 am
By David McMillin ·

Montana is giving a new meaning to government transparency, allowing the public to see its online checking account.

Monday, November 21, 2011 10:36 am
By Mitch Strohm ·

Money market account rates probably won’t be rising anytime soon. The Fed has promised to keep rates low until the middle of 2013. But if you’re looking a money market accounts in Glendive, MT, our rates survey can help you find a better-than-average yield. Because they are insured by the FDIC up to $250,000 per

Saturday, September 24, 2011 11:00 am
By Mitch Strohm ·

Paying cash upfront for a car is always a good financial move, but it’s not always possible to pay off the car in full right away. Auto loan rates in Billings, MT, and throughout the country have been low, making it an ideal time for those in the market to finance. It’s important to shop

Sunday, July 31, 2011 2:00 pm
By Mitch Strohm ·

Auto loan rates in Glendive, MT, have been diving down to near record lows, making it a great time for those looking to purchase a new vehicle. While it’s always a good idea to pay cash if you can, low rates are making it easier for consumers to afford the interest payments. It’s crucial to

Thursday, July 21, 2011 10:33 am
By Mitch Strohm ·

If you’re willing to take a little risk, then investing in stocks might be a good bet. But if you want to save, a money market account can provide you with liquidity, safety and a better-than-average yield. Money market accounts in Billings, MT, have stayed at an average of 0.17 percent for the last few

Tuesday, May 17, 2011 2:21 pm
By Mitch Strohm ·

Auto loan rates in Great Falls, MT, have been enticingly low lately, making it a good time to shop for a new vehicle. The 60-month auto loan rates moved up a bit last week, hitting an average of 5.59 percent. The U.S. economy may still be a little rocky, but auto loan rates in Great

Friday, April 29, 2011 2:20 pm
By Mitch Strohm ·

Money market accounts can occasionally post a higher yield than other interest-bearing savings instruments. Finding a satisfactory money market account and rates in Glendive, MT, can be tough to do. The average money market account rate has remained around 0.17 percent for the last few weeks. If you’re looking for higher yields, our rates survey

Wednesday, February 09, 2011 3:43 pm
By Mitch Strohm ·

Riding around town in that vintage Studebaker can certainly be a good time, but if you’re planning to put some miles on those tires, it’s important to have a reliable car. With auto rates at a low and falling, it’s an ideal time to finance a new automobile. The average 60-month new-car loan is at