Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Friday, September 23, 2011 10:29 am
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Since auto loan rates in Tucson, AZ, are at near record lows, now might be the best time to finance if you’re in the market. To find the best loan rates, shop around diligently at local credit unions and banks. The average 60-month new-car loan dropped down to 5.41 percent this week. It’s wise to

Thursday, July 28, 2011 11:34 am
By Clare Mallen · Bankrate.com

Early retirement planning in Tucson, AZ, is an essential step in securing your future and there are many tools available to help. Money market accounts offer a safe and easy way to invest for your retirement, and we provide the best money market rates in your Arizona neighborhood. Put your retirement planning in place with

Wednesday, July 20, 2011 1:25 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

Safe investments aren’t always the easiest to find in a down economy. A money market account may not offer the best dividends, but it is insured by the FDIC or NCUA up to $250,000 per depositor. Finding decent money market accounts in Tucson, AZ, can be tough, but our research can help you locate a

Tuesday, March 08, 2011 3:18 pm
By Mitch Strohm · Bankrate.com

The constant repairs on some old cars can make you break a sweat, especially if they break down in the dead of an Arizona summer. If you’re tired of worrying about your current vehicle, there’s no better time to finance a new car than now. Paying cash for a car is always a wise choice,