Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, November 17, 2014 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

We’ll find out more this week about falling prices and about what the Fed’s thinking.

Friday, November 14, 2014 12:06 pm
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

A report on October retail sales indicates low gas prices are taking some pressure off consumers.

Monday, November 10, 2014 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

Will Santa be good to retailers this year? We’ll get a clue this week.

Monday, September 08, 2014 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

We’ll learn this week if consumers are doing more to help drive the economy forward.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 11:43 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

A flat retail sales reading shows consumers are on the couch.

Monday, August 11, 2014 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

This week’s indicators may show whether the economy is getting any fuel to grow.

Thursday, June 12, 2014 11:41 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

Growth in retail sales largely reflects sales of cars and the fuel to run them.

Monday, June 09, 2014 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

This week brings a reading of the consumer’s pulse and an anniversary for the computer.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 2:09 pm
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

Winter may have ended, but weak retail numbers show many merchants still felt a chill in April.

Monday, April 14, 2014 6:05 am
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

We learn this week how consumers, retailers and homebuilders weathered the winter.

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