Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, November 11, 2011 10:14 am
By Clare Mallen · Bankrate.com

Put your capital to optimal use by using these tips for early retirement planning in New Bedford, MA. When deciding what to invest your money in, consider a money market account — good for anyone who wants to save money. Money market accounts provide a safe and secure resource for your retirement planning. Information on retirement planning in New Bedford

Monday, October 03, 2011 9:12 am
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

The average money market account yield has been staying right around 0.15 percent nationwide. But there are several large national banks offering better rates. If you’re looking a money market accounts in New Bedford, MA, use our rates survey to find a satisfactory yield. Since they are insured by the FDIC up to $250,000 per

Friday, July 15, 2011 11:38 am
By Clare Mallen · Bankrate.com

Contemplating a refinance in New Bedford, MA? Refinancing can be tricky — so utilize our calculators, tools and guides to help guide you in all aspects of refinancing. Trying to gauge how long will it take to break even on a mortgage refinance? We provide a mortgage break-even refinance calculator to guide your process. Rates are

Monday, June 06, 2011 3:42 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Auto loan rates in New Bedford, MA, and throughout the nation have been dropping, but locating a car loan that suits your budget can still be somewhat difficult. Look for loans at your current banking institution, local credit unions and other lenders to find the best loan possible. Rates dropped to a national average of about