Linda Vergon

Linda Vergon is senior managing editor for MoneyRates. After 25 years as a court reporter, Linda’s natural talents found the perfect venue for expression editing books and online content.

Eight years into her new career, she has developed a deep passion to help people understand personal finance, eliminate debt, and build for retirement.

Recent Articles By Linda Vergon

Bank Customers Poised to Lose $56 Billion In Income In 2021 Due to Declining Rates

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Bank Customers Poised to Lose $56 Billion in Income in 2021 Due to Declining Rates

Banks Respond to Crisis By Raising Checking Account Fees Shows Moneyrates Survey

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PR: Banks Respond to Crisis by Raising Checking Account Fees Shows MoneyRates Survey

Does Achieving A Perfect Credit Score Matter Much? Moneyrates Answers

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What's A Perfect Credit Score Worth?

Fed's Interest Rate Policy May Alter Financial Futures of Americans Says Moneyrates Analyst

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Next week's Federal Reserve meeting should provide clarity on a significant change to its interest rate policy that could affect financial futures of Americans.

Investment Calculator

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Use this investment calculator to estimate how your investments could grow over time, given a certain rate of return and regular contributions. Experiment with different amounts to help you refine and reach your retirement goals.

Majority Have Inadequate Savings for Retirement: Moneyrates Survey

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Majority Have Inadequate Savings for Retirement: MoneyRates Survey

Moneyrates Analysis Reveals Gender Gap In Retirement-Planning

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PR - MoneyRates Analysis Reveals Gender Gap in Retirement-Planning

MoneyRates Considers Interest Rate Gap - Do Americans Evaluate Banks Correctly?

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Today, MoneyRates.com released its quarterly survey of America's Best Rates for the first quarter of 2020. The analysis shows savings account rates suffered the largest year-over-year decline in the eight-year history of this report. Additionally, money market and CD rates dropped sharply over the past year.

MoneyRates Financial Analyst Available for Predictions of Federal Reserve Meeting

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MoneyRates.com Financial Analyst Available for Predictions of Federal Reserve Meeting

MoneyRates Finds Savings Account Fees May Outweigh Interest Earned

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MoneyRates.com Finds Savings Account Fees May Outweigh Interest Earned