Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, December 20, 2012 5:28 pm
By Polyana da Costa · Bankrate.com

Who’s the latest loser in one of the largest banking scams in history? Fannie, Freddie and you.

Tuesday, November 20, 2012 1:06 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The financial repercussions of the housing crisis keep rumbling on.

Thursday, November 03, 2011 3:57 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Freddie Mac, the government-controlled mortgage company, is asking for an additional $6 billion from taxpayers after experiencing a third-quarter loss of nearly $2 billion more than the┬áthird quarter of last year. According to the Associated Press, the company’s losses have increased over the past year because many homeowners have refinanced and are now paying lower