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What is President Donald Trump's net worth?

America's first billionaire president says he's worth $10 billion. See what experts say.Read more

Fed reassures mortgage market, and rates fall

The central bank lifted mortgages up, then let them fall, benefiting homebuyers.Read more

Yes, you can get another VA home loan

The VA mortgage program isn't a one-time thing. Here's how to get another helping.Read more

7 things to think about with a reverse mortgage loan

Picking the right lender is crucial, but there's much more you need to consider.Read more

4 things US consumers must do before Brexit

You should address these personal finance matters over the next two years.Read more

Americans have a big disconnect about saving money

Bankrate finds we may think we're doing better with saving than we actually are.Read more

7 VA home loan tips for military women

VA mortgages require no money down. See if that offer comes with any strings.Read more

3 important facts about zero-down VA home loans

VA mortgages require no money down. See if that offer comes with any strings.Read more

9 things to know about buying rental property with a VA loan

A lower-cost VA mortgage can finance investment property. Find out how it works.Read more

How to stow away money from side job to power retirement

If you make more than you need from a second job, stash it away and save on taxes.Read more

How Brexit could affect your travel

The exchange rate is the first thing you’ll notice, but there are many more benefits.Read more

Avoid these 7 common retirement investing mistakes

Investing in hot sectors without a plan could sabotage your retirement. Avoid these slip-ups.Read more

5 mortgages that require little or no money down

Short on down-payment cash? You still have several affordable options.Read more

4 risky places to use your debit card

If you insert or swipe your debit card at these spots, your money could get swiped.Read more

Earned income tax credit: Complex, but worth it

The earned income tax credit could wipe out your tax bill plus get you a refund.Read more

Blogs

Consumers misled about value of some credit scores, feds say

The credit scores the big credit bureaus try to sell you typically aren't the same scores used in lending decisions, despite what those companies might imply.Read more

Mortgage rates drop for Friday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Alliant offers a 3% cash-back reward, the best in credit cards

We have a new champion of cash-back credit cards.Read more

Mortgage rates in Atlanta

See this week's mortgage rates in Atlanta for the 30-year fixed, 15-year fixed, 5/1 ARM and jumbo home loans.Read more

Mortgage rates in Phoenix

See weekly updated mortgage rates in Phoenix for the 30-year fixed, 15-year fixed, 5/1 ARM and jumbo home loan.Read more

Mortgage rates in Miami

See weekly updated mortgage rates in Miami for the 30-year fixed, 15-year fixed, 5/1 ARM and jumbo home loan.Read more

Refinance rates slide for Thursday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates dip for Thursday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates in Dallas

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in metro Dallas. Read more

Mortgage rates in Chicago

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in metro Chicago. Read more

Mortgage rates in Washington, D.C.

Here are the weekly updated mortgage rates for Washington, D.C., including the 30-year fixed, 15-year fixed, 5/1 ARM and jumbo home loans.Read more

Mortgage rates in Houston

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in metro Houston.Read more

Mortgage rates in San Francisco

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in the San Francisco Bay Area.Read more

Mortgage rates in Boston

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in metro Boston. Read more

Mortgage rates in New York City

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in New York metro. Read more

Mortgage rates in Philadelphia

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in metro Philadelphia. Read more

Mortgage rates in Los Angeles

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in Los Angeles.Read more

Mortgage rates in Detroit

See this week's average rates for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 15-year fixed-rate mortgage, 5/1 ARM and 30-year jumbo mortgage in metro Detroit. Read more

Wells Fargo says hello to cardless ATMs

Wells Fargo is upgrading all of its 13,000 ATMs to enable customers to use a smartphone instead of a debit card to withdraw money from their checking or savings account.Read more

Mortgage rates move lower for Wednesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Best Citibank credit cards

The best Citibank credit cards come packed with extras. From generous cash-back rewards to lengthy balance transfer offers, there's something for nearly every type of spender.Read more

Cash back cards become more generous with rewards

Cards rewarding 1.5%, 2% and even 2.5% now offered for the 'set it and forget it' crowd.Read more

Thanks, Fed! Hike pushes CD rates higher

Two banks recently boosted rates to offer the top nationally available 60-month CD rate.Read more

Refinance rates slide for Tuesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates fall for Tuesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

How tax liens affect your credit score

Credit bureaus will scrub some unpaid tax debts, court judgments from reportsRead more

Best MasterCard credit cards

The best MasterCard credit cards all offer generous rewards, tempting sign-up offers and long introductory periods during which you'll pay no interest.Read more

Mortgage rates move lower for Monday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Best American Express credit cards

While there's no one-size-fits-all best credit card for everyone, the top American Express cards offer a little bit of something for everyone: higher cash-back rewards on everyday spending, travel point bonuses or credit to those who may not traditionally qualify.Read more

Mortgage rates fall for Friday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Buying a car? Don’t fall for the Patriot Act credit check scam

You go to buy a car. You have cash or financing in hand, but the dealer says, "Sorry, federal law requires a credit check. The Patriot Act, you know."Read more

Refinance rates move lower for Thursday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Benchmark mortgage rate slides for Thursday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

How to minimize the cost of a cash advance

Used occasionally and with care, they're often the best of the bad choices available.Read more

Fed hikes rates. Here’s what to do now

It's going to cost you more to carry credit card balances or take out a home loan.Read more

Mortgage rates move higher for Wednesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Yellen confirms interest rate hike is likely. Make these moves now.

The probability of a Fed rate hike this month passed 80 percent after Yellen's speech.Read more

What happens when you go over your credit limit?

Over-limit fees are a relic of a bygone era, kind of.Read more

Refinance rates increase for Tuesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates move higher for Tuesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Credit card fraud and opioid addiction: crimes that go together

Users often commit card fraud, ID theft to feed their habits.Read more

Mortgage rates advance for Monday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Banks are making tons of money. Here’s what it could buy

The banking industry made record profits of $171 billion in 2016. We put that big pile of money into perspective. Read more

Mortgage rates up for Friday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Refinance rates move up for Thursday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates increase for Thursday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates advance for Wednesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

The Republican health care plan is out. Should you worry?

After years of hating on the Affordable Care Act and vowing to repeal it, the Republicans are finally getting their wish. House Republicans released long-awaited legislation to replace it on Monday, and now the bills head to committees so they can have a field day marking them up. Keep in mind, this is all stillRead more

Mortgage rates rise for Tuesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Refinance rates move up for Tuesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates increase for Monday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates increase for Friday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

American Express Platinum’s new huge rewards: $200 Uber credit and 5X spending on hotels

Credit card wars: AmEx Platinum takes on Chase Sapphire Reserve, Citi Prestige with increased perks for cardholders.Read more

Refinance rates retreat for Thursday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates move up for Thursday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

In-car payments: A wallet that’s truly mobile

Paying while driving is convenient, but risky.Read more

Make these financial moves now: Interest rates are likely heading up

There’s now a 68 percent probability the Fed will increase the federal funds rate at its policy meeting on March 14 and 15. What should you do?Read more

PurePoint Financial debuts with an eye-popping savings account

Newcomer PurePoint Financial debuts with an online savings account that pays 1.25% APY.Read more

Mortgage rates fall for Wednesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Voice assistants begin to answer credit questions

Devices step into personal finance: 'Alexa, what's my card balance?'Read more

Refinance mortgage rate slides for Tuesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates drop for Tuesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Tax refund delayed? It’s best to wait

There are few good ways to fill a refund-sized financial voidRead more

Mortgage rates ease for Monday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Resolution keepers: 5 who transformed their financial lives

Five success stories of those who stuck to their financial goals.Read more

4 creative ways people cut their spending

Hiding your cards, using only cash are just two ways to limit your purchases and debt.Read more

Mortgage rates move lower for Friday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Refinance mortgage rate drops for Thursday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates slide for Thursday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Investors should not fear a Fed rate hike

If the Fed were seen as aggressive with rates, it could lead to a faster market slowdown, too.Read more

Barclaycard Ring now offers 0% APR

Barclaycard now has one of the most competitive balance transfer credit cards available. Read more

Lock your mortgage rate now, before Fed makes its move

If you're scheduled to close your mortgage within a month or so, it's probably best to lock the interest rate, mostly for peace of mind.Read more

Fed rate hike could come ‘fairly soon,’ minutes show

Minutes released from the most recent meeting, which ended Feb. 1, indicate policymakers are clearly focused on the possibility of raising rates "fairly soon," as they say. Read more

Tax fraud crackdown to delay early filers’ refunds

Identity theft cases were halved in the past year, but phishing and other scams soarRead more

Mortgage rates move up for Wednesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Poll: 9 out of 10 millennials admit to impulse buys

The poll also reveals a dramatic surge in online impulse buys, as well as gender, political and regional differences.Read more

Refinance rates tick higher for Tuesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates advance for Tuesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Best secured credit cards

Bad credit or no credit? These secured credit card options are your best bet.Read more

Chatbots will help you with your cards, banking

Financial institutions are upping the ante by launching chatbots to interact with customers.Read more

3 ways couples who live together can protect their finances

Taking these three steps before moving in could help avoid a financial mess down the road.Read more

Starwood Preferred boosts card sign-up bonus

Earn bonus sign-up points with Starwood Preferred AmEx's limited time offerRead more

Mortgage rates rise for Friday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

6 free tools to stop recurring card charges

Apps make it easier to spot and end payments for no-longer-wanted services.Read more

Best balance transfer credit cards

The best balance transfer credit cards offer lengthy interest-free periods, low fees and lenient late-payment policies.Read more

Refinance rates move higher for Thursday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates advance for Thursday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

How does a balance transfer affect your credit score?

Balance transfer's credit impact is low when done properly.Read more

Best low-interest credit cards

These credit cards are good for consumers looking to pay down debt or to finance a big purchase on the cheap.Read more

Mortgage rates unchanged for Wednesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Be cautious before helping seniors with their finances

Know what you're getting into before stepping into a legal thicket.Read more

4 best bits of winter driving advice

A drag racing champ offers advice if you need to get behind the wheel during blustery winter weather.Read more

PenFed’s new card pays 2% cash back

PenFed Credit Union debuts an unlimited 2 percent cash back rewards credit card.Read more

Refinance rates drop for Tuesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Mortgage rates ease for Tuesday

If you're thinking about refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

Online dating scams: How to protect your heart and your wallet

If you seek romance online, the enduring result could be debt.Read more

Discover joins balance transfer ’21 club’

Credit cardholders have a new option for paying off a balance, interest-free.Read more

Mortgage rates move lower for Monday

If you're purchasing or refinancing, it may be a great time to lock in a rate.Read more

5 reasons not to put medical bills on credit cards

Charging a medical bill balance can wreak havoc on your credit.Read more

Best small business credit cards

Outstanding rewards, low interest rates and versatile redemption options are all hallmarks of the best small business credit cards.Read more

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