Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, March 24, 2017 12:27 pm
By Robin Saks Frankel · Bankrate.com

The credit scores the big credit bureaus try to sell you typically aren’t the same scores used in lending decisions, despite what those companies might imply.

Thursday, March 23, 2017 11:47 am
By Robin Saks Frankel · Bankrate.com

We have a new champion of cash-back credit cards.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 3:49 pm
By Gili Malinsky · Bankrate.com

Wells Fargo is upgrading all of its 13,000 ATMs to enable customers to use a smartphone instead of a debit card to withdraw money from their checking or savings account.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 5:55 am
By Robin Saks Frankel · Bankrate.com

The best Citibank credit cards come packed with extras. From generous cash-back rewards to lengthy balance transfer offers, there’s something for nearly every type of spender.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 5:55 am
By Tony Mecia · Bankrate.com

Cards rewarding 1.5%, 2% and even 2.5% now offered for the ‘set it and forget it’ crowd.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 5:13 pm
By Gili Malinsky · Bankrate.com

Two banks recently boosted rates to offer the top nationally available 60-month CD rate.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 5:55 am
By Brady Porche · Bankrate.com

Credit bureaus will scrub some unpaid tax debts, court judgments from reports

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 5:55 am
By Robin Saks Frankel · Bankrate.com

The best MasterCard credit cards all offer generous rewards, tempting sign-up offers and long introductory periods during which you’ll pay no interest.

Monday, March 20, 2017 5:55 am
By Robin Saks Frankel · Bankrate.com

While there’s no one-size-fits-all best credit card for everyone, the top American Express cards offer a little bit of something for everyone: higher cash-back rewards on everyday spending, travel point bonuses or credit to those who may not traditionally qualify.

Friday, March 17, 2017 5:55 am
By Allie Johnson · Bankrate.com

You go to buy a car. You have cash or financing in hand, but the dealer says, “Sorry, federal law requires a credit check. The Patriot Act, you know.”

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