Personal Finance

The Reason You Should Shop for the Best Rates

Richard Barrington

Is shopping for savings accounts worthwhile? What about finding the best CD rates? When you consider the size of the reward and the relatively small amount of effort required, you may decide it is well worth your time to do some rate-shopping.

People Grow Less Financially Secure as Their Retirement Progresses

Richard Barrington

Are you afraid of becoming financially insecure later in your retirement? See some of the keys to making your retirement finances more sustainable.

One Bank or Multiple Banks - Which is Better?

Richard Barrington

Should all your accounts be at one bank, or should you be splitting them up? There are advantages to each approach, and the right answer for you may depend on the total size of your deposits.

The Easter Bunny is Nothing Compared to These Retirement-Planning Myths

Richard Barrington

Are you being given bad retirement-planning advice? These six myths are surprisingly common but may do more harm than good to your retirement plans.

Rising Interest Rates: Consumers Face Unprecedented Risk

Richard Barrington

How much are you at risk from rising interest rates? Record debt levels show that the risk to U.S. consumers is greater than ever. Learn how to protect yourself now.

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