Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, June 23, 2016 11:56 pm
By Stephen Pounds · Bankrate.com

Voters in the United Kingdom have approved a referendum to leave the 28-nation European Union in a move that is sure to disrupt markets today and possibly longer.

Tuesday, February 02, 2016 12:57 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

On Monday, the U.S stock market opened lower on weak economic news out of China and lower oil prices. If China’s economy catches a cold, does Europe get the flu?

Friday, October 02, 2015 12:18 pm
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com

The Labor Department’s September jobs report shows weaker-than-expected hiring.

Monday, November 24, 2014 7:00 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

The dollar has been on a tear in recent months, strengthening against most major currencies.

Monday, August 12, 2013 5:24 pm
By Chris Kahn · Bankrate.com

Economic statistics are complicated, but when the government revises them, it’s not the result of politics.