From checking account details to bank deals to little-known details on debit cards, you'll find smart banking basics here.
Compare the best CD rates available
Compare the best savings account rates available
Compare the best money market account rates available
Find the best banks and credit unions
Compare bank ratings and reviews for thousands of banks credit unions
That includes their checking, savings, money market and CD accounts. Here are the details.
Bankrate’s Debit Card Study shows free rewards programs lag in benefits, and those with fees give better rewards.
The ATM provides plenty of convenience, but it often comes with a price tag in tow.
Check the financial health of a bank, thrift or credit union before you give them your money.
The Federal Reserve Rate cut gives HELOC owners reason to smile, as their rates will also decrease.
Dr. Don advises a reader who worries that mortgage securities problems threaten his deposits.
Constantly upgrading your home computer and entertainment centre may hurt more than just your wallet.
The advice you got from mother can help you get your finances in order.
Overdrawing your account and daily usage limits are two potential problems to pay attention to with check cards.
Auctioneers share tips on how to find the best deals without over-paying.
No value specified