Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 2:30 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Considering remarriage? Sign a prenup.

Monday, August 05, 2013 4:28 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Make disaster recovery part of your retirement planning.

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 4:47 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Avoiding taxes could be a final act of love between spouses at the end of life.

Sunday, April 28, 2013 7:05 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

For a gay couple, it is especially wise to be prepared for the issues of aging and illness.

Monday, January 14, 2013 3:32 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Which investments are prime targets for index funds, and which need extra management?

Wednesday, December 05, 2012 4:07 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Here are three ways to sidestep the “fiscal cliff.”

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 4:54 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Capital gains tax rates are likely to rise on Jan. 1, 2013. Now is the time to consider the issue and do what you can to manage the increase.