Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 4:28 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps is abandoning retirement and jumping back into the pool. Here’s what we can learn from his experience.

Thursday, February 20, 2014 4:10 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Some Congress members are calling for tax-free medals. Good thing the bill won’t go anywhere.

Wednesday, August 08, 2012 3:45 pm
By Jessica Patel · Bankrate.com

Michael Phelps’ retirement will have him seeing green. The Olympic star already has plenty of “medal” as a sponsor.

Thursday, August 02, 2012 9:43 am
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Olympic medalists earn a bit of cash, but the IRS still gets a cut. One senator wants to make the medals and honorariums tax-exempt.

Sunday, July 29, 2012 6:00 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Olympic athletes outdo most of us from physical standpoint and they lead the way in managing their finances, according to a study by TD Ameritrade.