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Consumer Reports details the trade-offs of abandoning paper money. Nice tutorial, history.
Can anyone vouch for Synchrony Bank? I'm considering opening up a savings account because of the high 1.05% interest rate with no minimums or anything read more
The $20.1 billion PenFed Credit Union announced Monday its fourth merger of the year after members of the $38.5 million High Plains Federal Credit Union read more
the U.S. has an estimated 72,000 centenarians now, and come 2055, we could see close to 500,000 of them if current growth trends continue. And read more
Good intentions; certainly hope it succeeds. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 30 major technology and communication companies said on Friday they are read more
HSBC Checking BonusHSBC has just released a new checking account bonus that is both attractive and lucrative. Let’s take a look.The OfferBegin a new HSBC read more
Today's doom and gloom report: one famous economist, James Dale Davidson, boldly states… “We could see the end of Social Security as soon as 2017, 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
Q. Please explain the difference between a managed mutual fund and an indexed mutual fund. ---E.E., College Station, Texas
From Time's Money:When the Federal Reserve meets later this month, the smart money now bets that talk of an interest rate increase will not be on the read more
Wouldn’t it be nice if we had a smart government, one that treated higher education as a depreciable investment? It would shrink (but not eliminate) a read more
SB opines on his WEB favorites.
Even with a rate hike, interest rates will likely stay low and fluctuate within a narrow range for some time to come.
Two weeks after he pleaded guilty to bank fraud and attempted bank fraud, Sean Jelen filed a civil lawsuit claiming another credit union allegedly offered read more
Melrose CU reduced the APY on its' previous top-of-the heap 5 & 4 year CD's today; 5 year CD APY now 2.22% (was 2.32%) read more
Article By: Scott Burns When it comes to future government spending, the future has already been written: rising interest costs will consume increases in read more
"We are edging closer towards the point in time when it will be appropriate to raise rates further," New York Fed President William Dudley told Fox read more
From Reuters:Japan's financial watchdog estimates that negative interest rates under the Bank of Japan's monetary easing policy will reduce profits for read more
Raising the Social Security retirement age would not mean you have to wait longer to claim benefits.
Financial Health FCU, Indianapolis, IN. 2.00% APY 1 year CD, $500 minimum, EWP=90days, Dividends paid monthly and may be read more
“Smart people learn from their mistakes. But the real sharp ones learn from the mistakes of others.” From Allan Roth: Let me share five of the most read more
How are you doing? On a treadmill to nowhere? Bailing as fast as you can, but still sinking? How we answer such questions depends a lot on what we see read more
Discovered and detailed by Bankaholic's Sabrina Karl. Most recent (Feb 2016) full review from Ken. Live Oak CD FAQ page.
I have now completed opening a membership, CD and checking account with Veridian Credit Union, and the experience was mainly excellent. Most noteworthy read more
Discover’s new Credit Scorecard.com allows anyone and everyone access to their FICO scores. The service is free, and you don’t have to be a Discover read more
Melrose CU, Briarwood, N.Y., one of several area credit unions suing the Taxi and Limousine Commission of New York City related to taxi medallion loans read more
Just received an e-mail announcing "Big Changes" to the USALLIANCE Financial CU website in the next couple of days; here's there blurb. What's a bit 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%).
Bank of Baroda: 1-year, 1.30% APY read more
The Social Security and Medicare Trustees reports