Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, March 01, 2017 9:27 am
By Robin Saks Frankel ·

Newcomer PurePoint Financial debuts with an online savings account that pays 1.25% APY.

Thursday, March 19, 2015 1:00 pm
By Sheyna Steiner ·

The megabanks, Chase, Bank of America and so on, typically have little incentive to pay high CD rates.

Friday, September 10, 2010 4:36 pm
By Marcie Geffner ·

Online banking can be wonderful: It’s fast. It’s easy. There’s little or no paper to pile or file. And there’s no need to drive or walk to a bank branch. But, as Constance Gustke reports in “Are online checking accounts for you?” on, online banking also has some drawbacks, which can include “deposit delays,