Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 5:09 pm
By Crissinda Ponder ·

The feds and the states have smartphone apps that tell if you’re too drunk to get behind the wheel.

Thursday, April 11, 2013 5:33 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA ·

Some banks are now giving checking account holders the ability to shut down a debit card on their account through their smartphone app.

Friday, August 10, 2012 8:00 am
By Crissinda Ponder ·

TGIF! Financial precautionary tales, savings bonds how-tos and much more, today on

Friday, August 26, 2011 12:30 pm
By David McMillin ·

If banking means powering up your smartphone, it’s time to get wise to which applications, or apps, are keeping your personal information secure. Digital forensics and security firm viaForensics conducted a mobile application security study to determine how well some of the most popular consumer apps protect sensitive data. Only 14 of 32 Android and iPhone financial