Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Saturday, September 17, 2011 10:49 am
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

Are banks making savings and checking accounts synonymous with Twitter and Facebook profiles? If some members of the financial industry get their way, the social media revolution may change the way you talk to your bank. “American Banker and Bank Technology News” highlighted this trend with the inclusion of Citi’s SVP of social media, Frank

Tuesday, June 21, 2011 12:31 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

If you’re a “fan,” “friend” or “follower” of a credit card company or brand on a social networking service, you’re not alone. In fact, some 25 percent of people who have a credit card have made such a connection, according to a survey by Synergistics Research, an Atlanta-based marketing research firm. Perhaps not surprisingly, though,