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I have been in the banking industry for over 13-years. I work at www.jumbocdinvestments.com.
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After all my years of purchasing CDs from all over the US, I have run into a problem which some may not be aware of. It seems certain credit unions, read more
From CUInsight We've all heard the phrase "A rising tide lifts all boats". However, when the Federal Reserve increases short-term interest rates, does it read more
These scammers had called me so many times that I knew their script. They always introduced themselves as IRS officers with inconspicuous American names, read more
A reader writes in, asking: "I'd love to hear your thoughts on Everbank's '5 Year MarketSafe Commodities CD.' It guarantees return of principle and offers read more
A refresher for some members of the DA community, new info for others.
I use FF. When click on the Forum menu item the sub-menu appears, but the default action of showing the User Community seems to override any read more
I am having a hard time finding which banks provide Revocable Living Trust accounts. It would be nice to include in your blog or ratings page read more
Negative interest rates erode the profitability of the banking sector and pose a threat to financial stability. In exchange, they offer an economic read more
It's entirely possible that interest rates hit all-time lows earlier this month that will never again be seen in our lifetimes, as many are now read more
I am the Treasurer for an organization that falls under IRC 501(c)(10), Domestic Fraternal Societies. Our "Lodge" has a CD and my CD Monthly Statement read more
You might be interested in the results even if you're not interested in voting; so far (3 days, 309 votes) no difference (49% versus 48%).
Next time you want to make a quick errand to a bank, you might have to travel a couple of more miles than you're used to. This month Bank of America ( read more
the wealth we have in our homes, our home equity, is “where the money is” for all but the richest Americans. Why Reverse Mortgages Are Important - Scott read more
Saw this posted on another forum. Scammers just don't stop. https://www.irs.gov/uac/Newsroom/...Involvin.. The Internal Revenue Service today read more
Saw this posted at the WCI forum (Forums | The White Coat Investor - Investing And Personal Finance Information For Physicians, Dentists, Residents, read more
Bankaholic's Sabrina Karl reviews the plight of 5-year CD's in light of the Federal Reserve's decisions. Now that it’s been almost eight weeks since the read more
By WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - The Federal Reserve should consider using negative rates to counter the next serious downturn, said former chairman Ben read more
I just received a phone call from a man with a very strong "accent" whose voice sounded all gargled telling me he wanted me to go to my computer and press read more
Anyone heard anything about Wesleyan Investment Foundation? They are paying 2.5% up to $4999 and 3% on $5000 - 34999 -- it is not FDIC insured, but read more
Former Dallas Fed head Richard Fisher interview on CNBC. "What The Fed did, and I was part of it, was front-loaded an enormous rally market rally in order read more
I was charged a $75 fee to transfer an expired IRA CD to another bank! Because of the new banking laws, it is difficult to just take a check from read more
As the US is considering raising rates, other countries and their banks are looking more and more at negative rates. Not that, that should stop us, read more
Article By: Scott Burns An anecdote from World War II tells us a lot about why most of what passes for investment data is wrong.
So in the wake of the Paris tragedy will the FED (global instability) delay the expected December rate hike?
HSBC is offering the following brokered CD. From October 23, 2015 to October 23, 2018 the CD Rate in 2.5% It is callable on October 23, 2018. If read more
NY The state Department of Financial Services is digging through the books of the troubled Melrose Credit Union, the Progressive Credit Union and the read more
Nice overview, summary of 6 month CD's from Bankaholic's Sabrina Karl.
I believe the stock market turmoil will continue until the Federal Reserve's September rate hike is taken off the table. If this happens, as I discussed read more
I just realized recently (after so many years with both of our brokerages) that when I receive their statements it does not show an amount for the total read more