Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, September 13, 2011 9:01 am
By Clare Mallen · Bankrate.com

On the lookout for tips regarding a refinance in Ottumwa, IA?  Expand your strategy and let us do the work for you. Now may be the best time for you to refinance, but use careful consideration and our guidelinesto assist with your decision. As data fluctuate, our search function gives up-to-date information on the lowest refinance rates

Wednesday, July 20, 2011 1:11 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Auto loan rates in Ottumwa, IA, have been falling to near record lows lately. Loans may be at enticing lows, but make sure that you budget before shopping. Many lenders are offering better rates to those with good credit. The average 60-month new-car loan is staying around 5.48 percent. If you’re looking to finance a

Wednesday, February 23, 2011 2:43 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

If you’re looking to invest some of the money in your savings account without taking a big risk, you might want to consider the money market. Money market accounts commonly have a higher yield than other interest-bearing savings accounts. They also allow for a limited number of monthly withdrawals, offering some liquidity. Find a money