Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, November 17, 2014 10:45 am
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

The average time spent waiting in a lobby rose from four minutes and 46 seconds to five minutes and eight seconds, an increase of 8 percent.

Thursday, December 05, 2013 9:13 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Federal regulators tell banks and thrifts to assess risks of deposit advance loans.

Wednesday, July 03, 2013 1:30 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

The CFPB sets out a rule to notify nonbanks of supervisory oversight once it determines they may be engaged in practices harmful to consumers.

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 3:43 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Banks and thrifts achieved their 15th consecutive quarter of year-over-year earnings growth.

Saturday, May 04, 2013 6:05 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

A new rule for international money transfers aims to protect consumers and keep flexibility for providers.