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Could you be earning more money in a CD? Find out how CDs work and how to shop for them. Learn how they can earn you more interest, help manage your cash flow and keep your money safe.
Wondering what to do about the recession now that the Fed has run out of room to cut rates? Consumers still have some moves that can put them in a better financial position.
Want to make the most of your savings even while interest rates are falling? The MoneyRates.com America's Best Rates survey offers tips on finding the best rates on savings, money market and CD accounts.
Will you get any help from next week's Fed meeting? Probably not, but there are financial moves you can make to help yourself in this difficult environment.
Wondering what to do about the recession? The latest Fed meeting showed the Fed has limited responses, but there are moves you can make.
Are schools doing a good enough job teaching financial literacy? A new study shows that besides the fact that most states don't even bother trying, many states that do try are not doing a good enough job.
Will next week's Fed meeting impact your finances? With the economy in turmoil, consumers should keep an eye on the Fed and make financial decisions accordingly.
Have you reached retirement age? It's time to start planning how to take money out of your retirement accounts so as to meet IRS requirements while managing your tax liability and planning for future needs.
Confused by terms like "APR" and "APY"? It's not just alphabet soup - the difference could make or cost you money. See how to use APR and APY when shopping for things like savings accounts and personal loans.
Confused by personal finance jargon? This guide offers easy-to-understand explanations of dozens of common personal finance terms.