Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, November 28, 2013 6:00 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Having a safety net under us in our old age is a blessing.

Monday, November 25, 2013 4:20 pm
By Tara Baukus Mello · Bankrate.com

Fewer people will be taking car trips this Thanksgiving, according to the latest AAA projections.

Monday, November 25, 2013 1:49 pm
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

Some retailers are looking to get a jump on holiday sales by opening on Thanksgiving.

Friday, November 22, 2013 6:05 am
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

Avoid the holiday-host hazards to your home insurance with these Thanksgiving safety tips.

Thursday, November 22, 2012 6:05 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

A Thanksgiving wish and a plan for continued family goodwill.

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 3:00 pm
By Jeff Fruhwirth · Bankrate.com

Here are some ways to save on Thanksgiving even if it means you have to entertain during the holiday season!

Thursday, November 24, 2011 6:00 am
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

I’ve given up cooking Thanksgiving dinner. My daughter is hosting. I’m making gravy because nobody else has yet mastered how to get it just right. The best thing about getting old is being able to do what you want — at least some of the time. I keep thinking about that as my husband and