April 17, 2014
Savers don't normally cheer a rise in inflation, but rising prices may help break the economy out of its rut.
April 3, 2014
Despite some high-profile failures, there are several reasons why customers should be comforted by the results from the latest round of bank stress tests.
March 20, 2014
Last year's rise in long rates has stalled, and short rates never went anywhere to begin with.
March 6, 2014
The Ukrainian crisis could lead to slower growth and higher inflation -- a negative scenario for stocks, bonds and savings accounts.
February 21, 2014
The sinking dollar and rising stock market both stem from the same cause: falling interest rates.
February 7, 2014
The Fed's decision to move ahead with tapering came just as new reports renewed doubts on the recovery.
January 24, 2014
Those hoping for better savings account rates in 2014 received a dual setback in the first weeks of the year.
January 10, 2014
Bank closures have declined steadily over the past three years, but it remains to be seen whether this is a cyclical or permanent improvement.
January 3, 2014
The economy made progress in 2013, but it will have to overcome a series of challenges to sustain it in 2014.
December 12, 2013
Recent economic news has brought the possibility of stronger growth -- and higher deposit rates -- in 2014.
Housing market shakes off rising mortgage rates
A new chapter for the economy?
Deposit rates vs. inflation: a battle of attrition
Could the government shutdown upset the housing recovery?
Shutdowns, defaults and interest rates
Weakening inflation: a mixed omen for savings accounts
Ballooning trade deficit adds another obstacle for deposit rates
Middle East tensions menace a delicate economy
Lackluster productivity threatens the outlook for deposits
Inflation signals relax but not enough for depositors
Jobs letdown threatens to halt rising rates
Mixed economic signals leave savers in limbo
Imported from Detroit: financial fallout
Inflation threatens to press interest rates higher
Mortgage rates soar following jobs report
Where have all the good (economic) times gone?
Could rising mortgage rates derail the housing rally?
Inflation returns meekly, but still overpowers deposit rates
Tepid job growth cools the outlook for deposits
Weak manufacturing numbers: the latest setback for savers
Mortgage rates jump, but is it only the beginning?
Is the 'Goldilocks' economy coming back?
Stock market surges on -- but is it sustainable?
April jobs report: a prelude to higher rates?
A reality check on real estate
The yin and yang economy
A drop in consumer prices -- with a catch
Job growth slowdown equals disappointment for savers
Former US budget director predicts economic doom
BRICS and stones: Should an emerging alliance worry the US?
Cyprus troubles cast a shadow over deposit accounts
Job growth swims against the tide of budget cuts
Stock market high creates challenges for investors
The good, the bad and the ugly of sequestration
Savers feel the heat from rising oil prices
Mortgage and deposit rates go their separate ways
The mismatch between the stock market and the economy
What will the end of Bernanke's term mean?
Inflation exits the year with a whimper
Flickers of hope emerge for deposit rates
Why the fiscal cliff deal could lift interest rates
A winter chill settles over the economy
Inflation gives savings accounts a break -- for now
Weak job growth darkens outlook for savers
Could economic growth withstand a fiscal cliff plunge?
Fiscal cliff overshadows positive economic news
A spectator's guide to fiscal cliff negotiations
Savers get relief as oil prices drop
4 reasons Obama's second term may be different
3 truths on saving the economy
More worries for the Fed: Inflation powers through September
Does sub-8 percent unemployment mean anything?
Lowdown on the slowdown: 5 notes on weakening GDP
New housing data may signal a passing opportunity
The wrinkle in Bernanke's plan
4 possible costs of the debt-ceiling debate
Battling banks raise hopes for higher interest rates
Escaping the underwater world
The jobs paradox
Has inflation taken a summer vacation?
What to make of the latest GDP disappointment
Small news headlines reflect big economic problems
How long will the inflation holiday last?
2012: Half-full or half-empty?
Bailout fatigue takes hold
The diminishing returns of Europe's bailouts
Horror sequel: Echoes of 2008 in Europe's crisis
Job growth: A study in contrasts
Faceplant: 4 lessons from the Facebook IPO
Inflation report offers good news -- with a catch
Would you change banks for a Mercedes?
Manufacturing and exports show signs of strength
The housing market: Another false bottom?
Falling barometer: Small business conditions weaken
Stocks show a fear of judgment day
Despite fewer closures, changes in banking continue
Road rage: The truth about gasoline prices
What Chinese steel means to US savers
Will the bond market rescue savings accounts?
Stock market tumble takes interest rates with it
Are you a tax do-it-yourselfer?
Market 'milestone' more hype than substance
The Greek debt deal is not the end of the crisis
Payroll tax deal sets tone for election-year finances
New proposal may give money market accounts an edge
Now available from Amazon: Economic disappointment?
State of the Union: Good or bad for savers?
Is recent mortgage activity a win for the Fed?
What the improving health of banks means to you
New Fed forecasts: Transparency or distraction?
The downside of low mortgage rates
How 'Occupy Our Homes' threatens your mortgage
Big banks suffer credit downgrade
What does the Super Committee failure mean?
Workers plan to stay on the job until they're 80
When banks compete, could savings accounts win?
Banks launch new, subtler fees
Survey highlights financial worries for American workers
Oil prices threaten savings account rates
J.P. Morgan plan simplifies 401(k) options
Big bank executives move toward smaller banks
Reflections on Bank Transfer Day
How Greek politics affect US savings accounts
What determines the strength of a currency?
Credit union membership soars as bank customers flee
What is a clearing house?
Is Kim Kardashian running Bank of America?
Why low mortgage rates are supressing borrowing
Will Bank Transfer Day ruin credit unions?
Making Bank Transfer Day work for you
3 reasons to feel better about savings accounts
4 signs of a shrinking bank
Proposed tariff against China threatens deposit rates
Why automatic 401(k) enrollments fall short
The Volcker Rule seeks to protect savings accounts
Are you blowing your financial diet?
Were savings account rates any lower in the 1930s?
Bank of America staggers through difficult week
3 job-finding secrets: Location, location, location
Retirement accounts grow despite economic pessimism
Credit card or debit card?
Fee fury: Bank of America touches a nerve
Small banks, credit unions capitalize on big banks' fees
Can a rising dollar turn back the tide of inflation?
Should I go for a 15-year or 30-year mortgage?
Bleak economic news sends market plummeting
Pessimism may be good for savings accounts
Savings accounts look as good as gold (or better!)
Where do I start with handling a parent's finances?
How Bernanke ruined the stock market's week
Why we're socking our money away
3 safe options to CD
Study finds people think retirement would be easier without a spouse
Can Lending Club jump-start banking?
How President Obama's jobs plan may affect savings accounts
Refinancing taking up a greater portion of mortgage applications
Online banks offer new enticements for checking accounts
Bad news for jobs equals bad news for savings accounts
New cash payment service provides an alternative to plastic
4 things Mike Tyson can teach you about savings accounts
Why college freshmen should take Finances 101
Confidence is key as the President addresses Congress on jobs
Healthy lifestyles need healthy savings accounts
Inflation throws a curve at savings accounts
Investors who abandoned stocks in 2008 saw only meager returns
Debit card fee announced for Wells Fargo customers
How much is your debit card worth to you?
What you stand to lose (or gain) from changes in banking
Debt-rating reduction could raise cost of mortgages, credit cards
3 ways to supplement a meager retirement savings account
Consumers call for end to checking account mystery fees
No government solution for this economic mess
Are target date funds right for you?
U.S. debt downgrade: More symbolism than substance
Current mortgage rates, refinance rates expected to remain low
Individual 401(k) accounts may allow you to save more for retirement
Just say when: Deciding when to tap into your Social Security
Pew asks new consumer bureau to clear up banks' checking account disclosures
Savings accounts take a shot from 2nd-quarter GDP report
Finding the right bank for you
Managing checking and savings accounts: It's a family affair
The wow factor in current mortgage rates
Unhappy birthday: The Dodd-Frank Law reaches the 1-year mark
More Americans choosing retirement investments over paying their child's college tuition
Hitting the roof: Debt ceiling stalemate puts savings accounts at risk
Are ATM fees picking your pocket?
Banks scrambling to meet customers' demands for more mobile banking
Markets buckle under the weight of discouraging economic news
Banks choose an odd reward for savers
The best options for CDs when interest rates are low
3 reasons why "tail risk" investment pitches sound like tall tales
A 4th of July wish list
Wells Fargo to stop originating reverse mortgage loans
Exchange-traded funds showing up in 401(k) offerings
Petroleum reserves to boost savings account rates?
Prepaid debit cards about to get more expensive
Where are the best savings accounts? Try online.
Good news for savings accounts: Oil prices reverse course
Complexity and short memories endanger your savings accounts
Is a Greek tragedy in store for the US economy?
4 traditional CD alternatives to keep your money growing
B of A case illustrates the finer points of shopping for a checking account
Should you be trying to pay off your mortgage?
Consumers expected to see new debit card costs
Falling oil prices take some of the heat off of savings accounts
Baby boomers fearful, indecisive about retirement
SEAL Act aims to restore funds leaking from 401(k) accounts
Hard times for CD investors but safety remains attractive
6 ways attention to detail helps successful savers
If we're not saving enough for retirement, why do they want to cap contributions?
4 easy ways to fund your retirement
The "Bucket List" approach to retirement planning
A new MoneyRates.com analysis spotlights the hidden cost of Federal Reserve policies
401(k) accounts show encouraging rebound
Rising-rate CDs: Should you trade money for flexibility?
Mississippi River flooding adds to the inflation threat
Financial companies rolling out new products to help baby boomers navigate retirement planning
Oil prices ease; a sigh of relief for savings accounts?
Lower oil prices take some pressure off of savings, money market rates
Uncle Sam asking new federal benefits recipients to take direct deposit
'No change' signal from the Fed could bring change to savings accounts
Is home buying getting more difficult?
The best way to look for high savings and money market rates
The Federal Reserve meets this week under a cloud of skepticism
Cut up the country's credit card: US credit rating in jeopardy
Housing market hampering returns on real estate investments
Finding the right deal on tax preparation costs
Where to work: the best (and worst) states for making a living
Why aren't borrowers able to get help through the federal mortgage refinance program?
Japan's tragedy: What are the economic consequences for the US?
Consumers are tired of controlling their spending
Recent events abroad leave few financial options
3 questions to ask about your CD before you buy
Current mortgage rates under pressure from multiple sources
Oil and inflation: A glimpse of the future
The latest on the economy: mixed signals at home, and an overseas wild card
What to expect from savings accounts, money market accounts, and CDs as Mid-East violence escalates
Why your savings accounts aren't earning you more money
Current mortgage rates won't survive the demise of Fannie and Freddie
Turmoil in the Middle East: a double threat to depositors
Home-buying bargain hunters should look behind still-declining home prices and factor in interest rates
Banks warn of heavy fines from faulty foreclosure practices
Consumer confidence is up, but economic concerns still present
Mortgage rates reach a significant landmark
New report shows credit card fraud, identity theft down significantly
New "Saver" reverse mortgage offers lower borrowing costs
Ask the expert: Are money market accounts the best fit for emergency funds?
Casting a wider net may pay when you shop for CD, savings, and money market rates
Simple ways to calculate your retirement income needs
Ask the expert: Shifting between money market accounts and the stock market
Will the Fed fiddle while inflation burns?
Federal government lowering upfront fees for reverse mortgages
Ask the expert: Is there more to choosing a bank than meets the eye?
Attitude is everything: Savings and money market rates held back by tepid business optimism
Shock waves from Egypt reach the US
New bank fees will require consumers to be more vigilant
Ask the expert: savings accounts or money market accounts?
Why you should care about Bank of America's struggles
5 ways to maximize returns on certificates of deposit
Time to close the Fed window a little?
Ask the expert: Will checking account customers gain or lose from the Durbin Amendment?
Stocks rock; what's in it for you?
Consumers still lackluster about the economy
Ask the expert: what to focus on when shopping for a bank
Will bank profits lead to higher money market rates?
Ask the expert: Balancing an online checking account
The latest import from China: inflation
Rethinking the debit card: Will checking account rewards disappear this year?
Ask the expert: Making sense of checking account fees
Employment report brings little joy for savings, money market accounts
Peak in consumer bankruptcies means a valley for bank interest rates
Customer satisfaction with banks improves slightly
Ask the expert: When are taxes on CD interest due?
Add deficit reduction to the list of priorities waiting for improvement in employment
What to make of a dip in consumer confidence
Is the housing market taking a double dip?
Will profit motive spur deposit rates?
Ask the expert: Teaching a student about saving and banking
A winning proposal to raise savings rates: What do you think?
Mortgage rates climb
Ask the expert: When does it make sense to pay an early-withdrawal CD penalty?
Will extended unemployment benefits help or hurt the employment situation?
Ask the expert: Why are bond yields rising, and will money market rates follow?
A breakout for bond yields: A one percent rise in two months
Americans get richer in the third quarter
Checking accounts receive the gift of extended insurance from the FDIC
Does the surge in CD bonds mean better rates on the horizon?
Job creation is up: hope amid depressing unemployment news
Cyber Monday rocks; Will it move savings and money market rates?
FDIC issues further guidance on how banks handle overdrafts
Does Good News for Banks Mean Good News for Savings and Money Market Accounts?
Ask the expert: Are money market accounts a good hedge against inflation?
A sigh of relief: Oil prices take a step back (for now)
Political fallout puts the Fed in the spotlight
Ask the expert: Protecting checking accounts for elderly parents
When will savings and money market rates follow the rise in bond yields?
Ask the expert: How should I pay for the holidays?
A bond market rebellion brings hope for savings accounts, money market rates
Most say 'no thanks' to debit-card overdraft protection, poll says
Ireland is the latest cautionary tale for the US
Ask the expert: How long will my retirement savings last?
Criticism of Fed policy goes global
Why aren't Americans saving more for retirement?
Ask the expert: Are trust accounts FDIC insured?
Recent employment report has good news for deposit rates
Ask the expert: Will quantitative easing affect money market rates?
A new tool to help you take advantage of current mortgage rates
Cash-out mortgage refinancing hits a record low
Don't look now, but stock market hype is making a comeback
Driving interest rates into the ground: take two
Why didn't more economists predict the housing market collapse?
Ask the expert: Bank procedures for posting transactions
From advice to action: Using the MoneyRates.com series "10 steps to a comfortable retirement"
Foreclosure documentation scandal speaks volumes about the mechanics of the mortgage mess
Is 70 the new 65?
Ask the expert: Is gold safer than CDs and money market accounts?
A new MoneyRates.com series offers expert advice on retirement saving
How the dollar and the deficit threaten savings accounts
Surprising number of parents use retirement accounts to save for kids' college, study says
Online savings accounts and checking accounts grow in popularity
The slide in the US dollar: One of those good news/bad news jokes?
Jobs report signals more bad news for savings accounts
Online savings accounts and checking accounts grow in popularity
Corporate cash hoard represents untapped potential for the economy
How long will unemployment keep money market rates down?
Readers say family comes first
Savings accounts and employment between recession and recovery
Banks expected to make more money next year despite new limits on overdraft fees
Best 10 states for retirement -- which states will make the list?
What's the worst place you could retire to?
Bank customers choosing savings and money market accounts over CDs
Will money market rates be a victim of the Fed (again)?
President Obama's jobs program a mixed bag for savings accounts and money market rates
Do you track your checking account with your cell phone? Most consumers remain wary.
Interest rates finally show a pulse
Are savings rates building the foundation of the next recovery?
Half of bank customers choose checking account overdraft protection, American Bankers Association survey says.
News on auto loans points to more responsible consumer behavior
Savings accounts may be a victim of a flawed Fed policy
Savings accounts, Social Security, pensions, investments: Will they provide enough income for retirement?
Mortgage rates now look like the deal of a lifetime
Flicker of optimism generates little momentum for money market rates
Unemployment, underemployment and interest rates
Has the Fed Painted Itself Into a Corner?
Latest Fed action one more slap in the face for CDs, savings accounts and money market rates
Surprising number of debit card holders want checking account overdraft protection
Savings account rates weighed down by persistent unemployment
Current Mortgage Rates Spark Upturn in Housing Activity
Banks say consumers will pay the price for pending limits on checking account debit card swipe fees
Savings Accounts Strengthen as the Economy Weakens
Declining Profit Margins a New Threat to Bank Rates
Emergency savings accounts need a boost, study finds
Earnings Send Disappointing Signals for Bank Rates
Where Bank Rates Fit Into the Stimulus vs. Fiscal Discipline Debate
Will Your Retirement Savings Run Out?
Weak Consumer Sentiment a Setback for Bank Rates
Following the Chain of Events to Higher Bank Rates
Dying or Running out of Savings: Which Scares You More?
Decoding Your New Credit Card Statement
Will Bank Rates Take a Cue from Corporate Earnings?
Bank Rates May Take a Cue From Bank Earnings
Retirement Savings: More Americans Worry They Won't Have Enough
Bank Rates Look Better As Stock Market Stumbles
Is Fed Policy Backfiring?
New Debit Card Overdraft Fees: Simpler, but Still Expensive
Is Passage of Banking Reform a Slam Dunk?
Agreement on the Banking Bill: What It Means to You
Bank Rates Have Little to Hope For From Fed Meeting
Bank Rates to Rise in 2011, Bank Economists Predict
Banking Reform Now Aims to Extend Deposit Insurance
Is the Pendulum Swinging Back to Optimism?
'Frugality Fatigue': Could Higher Spending Lead to Higher Savings Rates?
Bank Rates Need More Than Wishful Thinking to Rise
Illusion vs. Reality in the Employment Market
Checking Account Overdraft Protection: Would You Pay $30 for a Latte?
Bank Rates Get a Setback from Bad Employment Report
Bank Rates May Get Tangled in Regulatory Reform
Will Your Savings Be Safe in 2014?
Ask the Expert: Translating Mortgage Rates Into Monthly Payments
Play the Savings Game on MoneyRates.com
Ask the Expert: Improving CD Rates
Falling Inflation and Interest Rates Defy Expectations
Ask the Expert: Teaser CD Rates
Mortgage Rates Drop, But Will Housing Recover?
Tremors on Wall Street May Even Reach Bank Rates
Mortgage Rates a Bright Spot in a Wild Financial Week
Making Sense of Unemployment Numbers
FDIC Warns of Bogus E-Mail
A Setback for Savings Rates
Savings Investors Are "Collateral Damage," Says Professor
Big Banks: What Are They Good For?
Low Interest Rates -- Helping the Economy, or Just Banks?
Goldman Sachs -- Arch Villain, or Scapegoat?
Law Limiting Bank Use of Derivatives Must Be Carefully Thought Out
There's Big Money in Shopping for Bank Rates
Comparing CD Rates to Rates of Return On Other Investments Can Be Tricky
Bank Earnings: Looking a Gift Horse in the Mouth
Goldman Fraud Charges Reinforce "Safe Haven" Appeal of FDIC-Insured CDs
Should Savers Root for Chase Bank to be Broken Into Itty Bitty Pieces?
Shopping for Bank Rates: Big Bank or Small Bank?
Oil Pressure: Petroleum Prices Could Squeeze Bank Rates
"Health Help" Tax Could Take a Bite Out of Higher CD Rates
A Promising Breakthrough for Bank Rates?
Bond Rates, Bank Rates, and Safe Money
Will 162,000 New Jobs Help Bank Rates?
When Demand for Bank Loans Picks Up, So Should Bank Rates
The Future of Credit Card Fees
What a Difference a Year Makes
Does Increased FDIC Insurance Ensure Low CD Rates?
Surge in Bond Yields a Hopeful Sign for CD Rates
The Next Act in the Reform Drama -- Fannie and Freddie
Planning for Old Age Part of Planning for Retirement
Confusion About Money Market Accounts and Money Market Funds
Inflation Takes a Break -- Temporarily
In Praise of Larry Kudlow
You Could Become the Face of Financial Responsibility
If You Don't Know Where You Are Going, You'll Never Get There
MoneyRates.com Poll Suggests Strong Benefit to Active Retirement Planning
Bank Interest and Income Tax Rates
What Are Banks Doing With All That Deposit Money?
What's Your Priority? A Jobs Package or Deficit Reduction?
Stuck in a Rut -- the Bank Rate Blahs
Lurking Price Increases Could Spoil Higher CD Rates
Rising Oil Prices a Cause for Concern About Bank Rates
Locked-In Low Expenses Plus High Interest Checking Account: A Good Combination
More Promise for Bank Rates After February
Low Interest Rates on CDs Helping to Sell Riskier Investments
Should Senior Citizens Consider Peer-to-Peer Lending?
Consumer Confidence Delivers Body Blow to Markets -- and Bank Rates
The Latest Import from Asia: Responsible Banking?
Continuing "Credit Crunch" Could Spell Higher Bank Rates Sometime Soon
Help for Bank Rates Lies Beyond Party Politics
Are HECM Reverse Mortgages Too Cheap?
Sovereign Debt and the Paradox of Low Bank Rates
The Fed's Plan to Stop Inflation: What It Means to CD Values
Easing Debt Burdens a Hopeful Sign for Bank Rates
Why Bother With a Money Market Account?
Bank Rates Feel the Stock Market's Pain
Senior Citizens the Most Important Demographic for Bank Deposit Rates
Most Bank Rates Are On the Losing End of a Steep Yield Curve
Savings Accounts Still a Vital Part of Every Financial Plan
Hang Onto Your Bank Rates -- It Could be a Bumpy Ride for Stocks
Could Bank Rates Get a Boost from the Fed?
What Do Home Sales Have to Do With Your Savings Account?
What Can Brown Do for Bank Rates?
Moderating Inflation Offers Some Relief for Bank Rates
What Will Today's Savers Teach Their Children About CDs and Savings Accounts?
Of Bank Rates and Bonuses
President Obama's Bank Levy Program Cannot Be Good for Bank Rates
Trickle Down Theory: Would New Tax on Banks Come Out of Bank Rates?
Bloomberg vs. The Fed: What It Means for CDs, Savings Accounts, and Mortgages
Dodd's Departure a New Twist for Bank Reform
Want Higher CD Rates? Hope for Lower Unemployment
With Mutual Funds Less Popular, Banks Should Continue to Hold Plenty of Deposits
Low Mortgage Rates Could Represent a Long-Term Risk for Banks
Signals Point to Higher Bank Rates, but It May be a Rough Journey
Can Savers Save the U.S. Economy?
Hiccup in Home Prices a Setback for Bank Rates
CD Rates May Rise If Treasury Bond Demand Falls
Watching for Movement in Bank Rates
Good Economic News May Provoke Higher CD Rates
Bank Rates Could Benefit from Housing Surge -- Eventually
FDIC Builds Banking System Credibility With Bank Seizures
Was Bernanke Man of the Year for Depositors?
Citigroup to Be Revalued On Friday
It's Ba-ack! Inflation's Return Should Shake Up Bank Rates
When Banks Compete to Pay Back Bailout Funds, Will CD Rates Win?
Banking Update: Rolling Up the TARP
Low CD Rates Contributing to Stock Market, Gold Price Rise
Bank Rates Would Not Benefit from Dilution of Fed Powers
Banks Not Lending Is a Good Thing for CDs and Savings Accounts?
Jobs Report Could Be Good Medicine for Bank Rates
CDs and Wealth Preservation, and 401K Plans
A Modest Proposal: How About A Little Love for Depositors?
First Fed Move to Combat Inflation Is a Small, Symbolic One
Bank Rates May Waver As Dubai Crisis Plays Out
Bad News for Dollar Good News for Tomorrow's Bank Rates?
Bank Rates Taste Bitter Medicine in Bank Deleveraging
FDIC Insurance Fund Hurt by Bank Failures
Banking Reform Fervor Cools -- for Now
Bank Rates Need Rethinking with New Inflation Numbers
Savings Accounts, CDs, and Millionaires
Bank Rate Watchers Should Keep An Eye On This Week's Inflation Number
Will Big Banks Really Be Broken Up Into Bits and Pieces?
Market Recipe Bad for Bank Rates -- For Now
Home Sales Rise, So May CD Rates
Raising Bank Rates May Depend on a Pick-Up in Lending Activity
Fannie Mae Tax Credit Debate Indicative of Tangled Web
Bank Reform Debate Continues Even as Recovery Continues
Reverse Mortgage Scammers Being Driven Out of the Industry
Bank Rates At Risk When Stock Market Falters
Will New Bank Regulations Protect Your Savings Account? If So, How?
"Too Big To Fail" Legislative Talk Has Disturbing Overtones
CD Laddering Can Spice Up Your Investing Life
Do You Have a Plan for Your Savings Rate?
Bank Pay at Bailed-Out Banks Slashed by Half
A Delicate Balance: Regulation, Stability, and Bank Rates
Savers Appear to Be Getting a Little Bit Angry
Will Bank Rates Have to Respond to Dollar Weakness?
Bank Earnings Hugely Dependent Upon Trading
A Modest Proposal for Bank Regulation: Revisit Glass-Steagall
Reverse Mortgages and Health Care Costs
Steady Bank Rates Belie Erratic Interest Rate Environment
FDIC Pays to Milk Cows in Colorado
Renewed Attention on Savings Rates
Interest Rates Stay Low, But Australia Also Rises
The Bright Side of Savings Account Interest Rates
Is Your Savings Account "Too Big to Fail"?
Banking or Health Care: Which Is In Greater Need of Reform?
Pending Rule Will Make Bank Rates A Possible Sign of Health
Big Banks May Be Forced to Pay Extra Insurance
Mixed Message from FDIC Leaves Bank Rates Up in the Air
Increased Demand for CDs On the Horizon
What's the Right Cure for High Bank Fee Rates?
Money Market Accounts, Money Market Funds, and September 18
Strength of FDIC Fund Could Affect Bank Rates and Security
Three Reasons Why Inflation Won't Kill Your Retirement Savings
Looking for the Next Clue About the Direction of Bank Rates?
Worried About the Dollar, China Buys More Gold
An Odd Wrinkle In Mortgage Rates
One Percent Infographic an Argument for Easy
As Bank Rates Fall, Executive Compensation Rises
Bouyant Housing Market Funded by Government
Think Bank Rates Are Low Now? Imagine Negative Interest Rates!
FDIC Rolls Out Red Carpet for Private Equity (sort of)
FDIC Bad News Means What to Savings Investors
Fate of Adjustable Rate Mortgages Shows a Lesson Learned
CBO Deficit Figures Sky High, Bernanke Re-Hired by Obama
Who's Watching Your Savings Account -- Debate Over Preemption May Decide
Interest Rate Rises Only a Matter of When?
Socially Active Saving Gaining Momentum
Low Mortgage Rates Spark Uptick in Mortgage Applications
No Boost In Interest Rates, but Productivity and Inflation Reports are Good News for Depositors
One Great Way to Protect Retirement Savings: Refinance
Fed Decision Signals No Immediate Help for Savings Accounts
Mortgage and CD Rates: Opposites That Don't Attract
Mortgage Rates Hold the Line -- For Now
No Penalty CDs an Idea Whose Time Has Come
Higher Savings Rates Could Have Long-Term Benefits to the Economy
Did Bank Bailouts Hurt or Help Savers?
Rollicking Stock Market Another Reason to Favor Savings Accounts over Certificates of Deposit
CDs the Toirtose to the Stock Market Hare
Are New Savings Account Fees Driving You to Change?
Savers, It Seems, Have Saved the Banks
Current Mortgage Rates May Represent a Fleeting Opportunity
Time to Get Back Into Stocks?
There's More to Deposit Accounts than Interest Rates
Bernanke Gives Congress the Scoop--and Fair Warning
Higher Interest Rates are a Good News/Bad News Story for Deposit Accounts
June Inflation Number Adds a Wrinkle for Interest Rates Watchers
Reverse Mortgage Statistics Show Widening Appeal
Low Capacity Utilization Signals Continued Low Interest Rates
Get the Best Rates, But Watch Out for Fees, Too
Interest Rates and the Inflation/Deflation Debate
Worry Meter Tilts Toward Deflation
Housing Still a Good Bargain -- For the Long Term
Banks Making Money Trading, Losing Money on Credit Cards
Strong Treasury Auction Good for Mortgages, Not So Good for Savings Accounts
Protect Retirement Savings by Expecting the Unexpected
Time to Start "Going Long" on Certificates of Deposit?
Could Shift In Fed Policy Boost Bank Interest Rates
Savings Accounts a Good Option With No Clear Sweet Spot for CDs
Hiccup In Stocks Also Bad News for Interest Rates
Proposed Financial Reforms -- What They Could Mean for Interest Rates and You
Higher Savings Rates Boost Bank Health
Ben Bernanke Wrestles with Congress and Interest Rates
Bankers versus Savers
What Interest Rate Shoppers Should Watch About Inflation
Black Swans and Savings Rates
Yield Curve Action May Signal Time for a New Interest Rate Strategy
Multiple Signs Point to Increased CD Rate Volatility
Do You Have What it Takes to Earn 5% on Your Checking Account?
Looking a Gift Horse in the Mouth: Thoughts on Extending FDIC Insurance Coverage
Credit Card Reform Passes Congress with a Surprise Amendment
Thinking Ahead: Inside the Inflation Numbers
Don't Forget IRS is Waiving Mandatory IRA Distributions for 2009
As CD Rates Get Lower, the Reward for Shopping Around Gets Greater
Will We Get Stress Tests from our Lenders?
Rising Treasury Rates -- the Shape of Things to Come for Bank Rates?
Are 0% Intro-APR Credit Cards a Form of Savings?
Free Advice -- For What It's Worth
Taking the Stress out of the Stress Test
A New Type of Savings Account with Higher Rates
Redefining "Local Bank"
Obama and Interest Rates
Housing Figures the Latest Data to Put Perspectives on Interest Rates
When Will Inflation Expectations Lift CD Rates?
Re-thinking the Income Component of Your Portfolio
Short-Term Adjustable Mortgage Rates Now Higher Than 30-Year Fixed Rates
Rates on U.S. Savings Bonds Set to Go Down
CD Rates: And You Thought This Was Low....
Small Ball -- Building Your Savings One Step At A Time
Preventing a Last-Second Tax Disaster
FDIC Insurance Hike Could Put More Downward Pressure on CD Rates
Managing Your Cash: Don't Pay for Parking
Save Your Business Money By Depositing Checks Online
Deposit Your Tax Refund Directly to Your Savings or Checking Account
Take the MoneyRates.com Survey
Online Banking and Linking External Accounts
Lower Interest Rates Make Reverse Mortgages More Attractive
Where are the Banks Offering Inflation-Linked Deposits?
Should Parents Worry About Prepaid College Savings Plans?
Huge Tax Credit Proposed For Homebuyers
Access To New Mortgage Plans Not For Everyone
Blue Chip Financial Stocks vs Bank Savings Accounts
Why Tax-Exempt Investments Are No Longer So Exciting
Don't Attack Your Retirement Savings
The New World of Municipal Bonds
Could Swiss Banking Demise Help Our Deficit?
Uncle Sam Offers Huge Credit For First Time Home Buyers
Bernanke and the Stock Market
$8 Billion CD Fraud Alleged. What Will You Pay For Risk?
What If The Banks Are Nationalized?
Gold Tops $1,000 an Ounce
Do You Deserve More For Your CD?
Dividend Income: Is It So Certain?
Will Obama Push for the Credit Cardholders' Bill of Rights Act?
The FDIC Closes Four New Banks
Broad Measures of Unemployment Rate Close to 18%
Paying Your Tax Bill with a Credit Card
E*Trade Financial Wins Super Bowl
Money Fund Yields
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