Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 11:50 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Despite a plan to reduce staff by 96 percent, HUD says it will keep the lights on.

Thursday, August 16, 2012 12:54 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Loan demand is down and bank margins are squeezed. That translates to lower CD rates. The question is, how low will they go?

Tuesday, April 26, 2011 10:56 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Lenders reported a bump in new mortgage applications in mid-April, but the uptick may turn out to have been more of a blip than an upswing in the trend line. The volume of new mortgage applications increased 5.3 percent in the week ended April 15 compared with the prior week, according to a survey conducted