Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, July 24, 2014 12:00 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

See weekly updated mortgage rates in Phoenix for the 30-year fixed, 15-year fixed, 5/1 ARM and jumbo home loan.

Monday, October 03, 2011 9:16 am
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Some investors are still turning to CD rates as fixed-income investments in their portfolios, despite yields being low across the nation. That could be partially because CDs are insured by the FDIC up to $250,000 per depositor. CD rates in Phoenix, AZ, are fairly far south, but some institutions are offering better-than-average rates. Withdrawing your

Tuesday, August 09, 2011 1:15 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Auto loan rates in Phoenix, AZ, are at near record lows. Average 60-month car loan is at 5.6 percent this week. Several lenders are also offering better-than-average rates to consumers with good credit. It might seem like a bad idea to get a car loan in a shaky economy, but auto loan rates in Phoenix,

Monday, June 13, 2011 2:16 pm
By Clare Mallen · Bankrate.com

Build a comprehensive fund while early retirement planning in Phoenix, AZ, by utilizing all the guides and tools available to help you succeed. If you’re searching for a low-risk investment with a better yield than your savings, consider a money market account for retirement planning. Let us assist your retirement planning in Phoenix, AZ, with our rate tables

Sunday, June 05, 2011 12:30 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

The average money market account rate has stayed around 0.17 percent lately, but many large national banks are still offering better-than-average yields. If you’re looking a money market accounts in Phoenix, AZ, our rates survey can help you locate a yield in your area of Arizona. A money market account can be used as long-term

Sunday, March 13, 2011 12:30 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

It’s vital to have a reliable car in the heat of Arizona. If you’re skittish about driving that old car, it may be time for a new one. The economy may be a bit shaky, but auto loan rates in Phoenix, AZ, are still fairly low. Arizona has a variety of lenders offering better-than-average rates.

Sunday, February 20, 2011 12:30 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Auto loan rates in Phoenix, AZ, are at near record lows. Average 60-month car loan is at 5.6 percent this week. Several lenders are also offering better-than-average rates to consumers with good credit. It might seem like a bad idea to get a car loan in a shaky economy, but auto loan rates in Phoenix,

Monday, September 06, 2010 12:00 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Auto loan rates in Phoenix, AZ, can vary greatly depending on the lender, especially in the current market. Rates have recently hit a low, making it an ideal time to finance a new car. Arizona has a variety of lenders offering great auto loan rates on automobiles. Purchasing a new vehicle can be a daunting

Wednesday, April 28, 2010 3:24 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The wealthy are worried about retirement just as much as the rest of us, according to two recent surveys of affluent individuals.