Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 9:12 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

An organized scam that uses phony bank checks to purchase cars via Craigslist has become widespread.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 3:12 pm
By Crissinda Ponder · Bankrate.com

You may be putting yourself at a financial risk by warming up your car ahead of time.

Saturday, October 04, 2014 6:00 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Some sophisticated crime rings are using identity theft to get their hands on new cars.

Thursday, June 26, 2014 6:05 am
By Crissinda Ponder · Bankrate.com

Vehicle thefts are declining, but one state is still attracting tons of thieves, according to a new report.

Friday, June 06, 2014 12:00 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Staged car accidents are a nationwide problem, according to the National Insurance Crime Bureau.

Tuesday, August 06, 2013 6:05 am
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

Car thieves have a taste for the finer things, as demonstrated by a new report on high-end vehicle thefts.