Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, June 30, 2016 5:24 pm
By Mike Cetera · Bankrate.com

A lender might not check your inflated income claim on a personal loan application, but that doesn’t mean it’s OK to say you earn more than you do. That’s fraud, and it can have real consequences.

Thursday, June 30, 2016 5:22 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

The government warns owners of certain older Hondas and Acuras to stop driving those cars immediately because of high-risk air bags.

Thursday, June 30, 2016 10:51 am
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

The 2017 tax filing season is still 6 months away, but the IRS is already making plans to fight tax identity theft and refund fraud that it expects to see next year.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 6:22 pm
By Claes Bell · Bankrate.com

The Fed put banks it considers “systemically important” through a torturous stress test. The good news? Your bank probably passed.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2016 4:47 pm
By Holden Lewis · Bankrate.com

Lenders say they have seen an increase in refinance applications since the United Kingdom voted to exit the European Union.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 4:41 pm
By Sarah Berger · Bankrate.com

Wal-Mart is offering a free 2-day shipping, in an apparent challenge to Amazon Prime.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 4:18 pm
By Stephen Pounds · Bankrate.com

Gas prices have fallen since the vote by the United Kingdom to exit the European Union last week.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 6:00 am
By Claes Bell · Bankrate.com

Long-term CD yields may not be great historically, but they can still offer a way to scrape out extra yield without too much pain if you have to break them.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2016 5:55 am
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

A record number of Americans will be heading out of town this Independence Day, according to AAA.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 5:49 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

As part of the 2 settlements, Volkswagen will spend up to $14.7 billion to customers.

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