Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, December 13, 2012 5:13 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

In a loss for community banks, a bill to extend unlimited FDIC insurance for business bank accounts dies abruptly in the Senate.

Tuesday, December 11, 2012 12:13 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

A U.S. Senate procedural vote on a TAG extension for insurance on certain transaction accounts had been delayed.

Friday, December 07, 2012 6:05 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

A credit union group argues against the extension of the Transaction Account Guarantee program.

Tuesday, November 20, 2012 6:05 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Banks need to notify their customers that expanded deposit insurance for noninterest-bearing transaction accounts is set to expire Dec. 31.

Tuesday, September 25, 2012 6:00 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Eighty state and community banking groups sign letter asking Congress to extend TAG deposit insurance for noninterest-bearing transaction accounts.