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The stock market has been on a considerable upswing since the U.S. presidential election was decided in November.  On January 25th, the Dow crossed the 20,000 ...(read more)

Savers that want to avoid tying up money for long periods of time but are also looking for a competitive, high yielding bank account will find a first-rate option with the CD new p...(read more)

Rising interest rates in the first half of this year has led to a measurable rise in search inquiries regarding bank certificates of deposit.  From the end of 2016 to start of Aug...(read more)

The new Citi Double Cash Card offers a new twist on earning cash rewards with credit card transactions.  Account holders earn 1% cash back on all purchases made with the new Citi ...(read more)

Typically, joint bank accounts are opened by married couples and individuals that live together.  However, joint bank accounts can be opened by any i...(read more)

New home loan borrowers ought to be rejoicing as US mortgage rates have continued to hold in a very tight range despite a plethora of mixed market signals.  A recent run of diverg...(read more)
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Banks are places that take your money, keep it safe and let you use a debit card or checks to take care of day-to-day purchases. A depository for your day-to-day funds and short-term savings is the main features most consumers use the local bank for. And there is a good likelihood that your
A number of bank certificate of deposits currently available have yields that are well above the national average rate.  But, bank CDs that are ten times the national average rate are fewer and finding these hidden financial gems takes a little bit work. Leaders among the bank CD rates that are ten times or above the
Do you dream of buying that first home, a cottage on a lake, sending your kids to college – or all of these? Unless you have a rich relative who will leave you lots of money, the only way to achieve your financial goals in life is to set aside savings on a regular
CD interest rates were down by just a wee bit for the week ending October 12, 2012.  Based on the most recent survey of bank CD rates conducted by selectcdrates.com, the average rate found on the top ten CD rates measured by the CD rate index was off by just 1/1000th of a percent for
Bank certificate of deposit rates showed little movement across most maturities for the week ending April 23, 2010.   The changes that took place were along the one year term bank CDs with the six month, two year and five year terms remaining unchanged.  The limited rate change that did take place was in the wrong
Based on the current CD rate survey, the bloodletting in CD interest rates shows no signs of abating.  Savers and investors in bank CDs are seeing no reprieve in the current extended down cycle of lower interest rates.  Fortunately, the rate decline seen this week in the best CD interest rates was rather modest. The national
The Twist pushes CD interest rates lower.  After the Federal Reserve announcement on Thursday when the Fed discussed the Twist, short term and long term bank CD rates moved lower.  The Twist is term given to the FOMC program where the Fed sells short term bonds and buys long term bonds in an effort to
Banks make money by accepting money from you and paying you interest on the money and then loaning it out a higher rate of interest. That sounds like a good way to make money, but banking is competitive and there is a bank on every corner trying to do the same thing. So, banks have
Once again, CD interested rates have declined very slightly.  Market reaction to the recurring disturbances over European government debt levels has driven interest rates lower once again.  Most of the deterioration in CD rates was seen in the longer term banks CDs with the short term CDs holding relatively stable. Overall, CD interest rates were reduced
The best bank CD rates available nationally were virtually unchanged for the week ending June 7, 2013.  While many bank rates bounced around during the week, a week that delivered the widely watched monthly employment report, bank CD rates showed little energy.  The average CD rate measured by the SelectCDrates.com CD rate index was bumped
Banks send them to their customers once a month through mail. Many customers, particularly those who use online banking, may throw them in the trash, but it’s best to give them at least one look-over for accuracy. Most consumers should keep their financial records, including bank statements, for a period of three years.
Bank certificate of deposit rates fell moderately for the week ending March 26, 2010 upon reviewing all CD maturities measured by the survey of the best bank CD rates performed weekly by Selectcdrates.com.  The shortest term bank CDs were unchanged, midterm CDs fell by a more moderate sum and the long term CDs were lower
As the markets absorb the new Fed policy to buy long term bonds, referred to as operation Twist, certificate of deposit rates continue to press on to lower levels.  This week, CD interest rates reacted to the Fed’s desire to drive long term rates lower with CD rates experiencing yet another down week.  Unfortunately, it
CD interest rates for the week ending October 9, 2009 were mostly lower with the exception of the one year CD rates which managed to hold steady without a change to the average yield. The average of the best six month CD rates available nationally dropped by two basis points or 2/100 week over week.  The
Most people are aware of credit reporting bureaus, which are agencies that determine a person’s credit worthiness through a numerical score between 300 and 800, (with 300 being the worst and 800 being the best). However, few are knowledgeable of ChexSystems, an organization that has the same concept as credit reporting bureaus. They

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