Personal Finance Blog By MoneyRates - CD Rates
February 9, 2011
Changes in how FDIC insurance premiums are assessed could help small banks at the expense of larger ones, resulting in better rates from smaller banks.
February 7, 2011
A recent surge in Treasury yields, fueled by inflation concerns, makes the Fed's quantitative easing policy seem out of step.
February 2, 2011
New business optimism could help push bank rates higher, but after some improvement, this indicator seems to be stuck in a rut. What's holding deposit rates back?
January 31, 2011
Unrest in Egypt has already had an impact on U.S. financial markets, and the potential effects may be especially hard on bank depositors.
January 24, 2011
Low Federal Reserve fund rates have helped banks but hurt depositors; it might be time to even things up a little.
January 12, 2011
Find out what Chinese inflation means to you--and your savings or money market accounts
January 3, 2011
Read about what your savings have to gain--or lose--from decisions about deficit reduction
December 29, 2010
Find out what the recent dip in consumer confidence may mean for your savings, CD, and money market rates.
December 8, 2010
Interest rates on bonds have made a move upward; will CDs, savings accounts, and money market accounts follow?
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November 24, 2010
Read about a potential threat to CDs, savings, and money market accounts that has started to back off -- for the time being.