Recent Articles By Richard Barrington
Want to earn more on your savings this year? Even though interest rates are falling for most bank customers, you can actually earn more by finding one of the best savings, money market or CD accounts.
Do you sometimes overdraft your account? It’s an expensive habit but there are banks that don’t charge as much when it happens. See how to find one of these banks plus other ways you can reduce the cost of your overdraft habit.
Are you a victim of income inequality? See which states have the widest differences in incomes, and how this might impact what you make now and in the future.
Looking for a job in today’s tough economy? MoneyRates.com looked at how job markets around the country have been impacted by the coronavirus crisis to highlight the 10 states where employment conditions are holding up the best.
Worried about how the COVID shutdown will impact your retirement plan? You’re not alone. A new survey finds millions expect it will force them to delay retirement. See tips on protecting your retirement savings in this crisis.
Are schools doing a good enough job teaching financial literacy? A new study shows that besides the fact that most states don’t even bother trying, many states that do try are not doing a good enough job.
Want to earn more money on your savings? If you don’t expect to need the money for the next year or so, consider a one-year CD as an alternative to a savings account. CDs offer similar safety and stability features to savings accounts but generally have higher rates. They do require that you commit your… Continue reading Best 1-year CD Rates 2024
Initial public offerings (IPOs) are an exciting part of the stock market, but before you join in on the hype and invest in a company’s IPO, there are a few things you should know. Once shrouded in mystery and intrigue, IPOs have become accessible to anyone who wants to invest. What Is an IPO? A… Continue reading You Can Invest in a Company Before It Goes Public: Online Brokers Offering IPO Access
For most companies, business loans are an essential part of doing business. Knowing how to borrow efficiently and cost-effectively can make a difference to your bottom line. And possibly even the survival of your enterprise.
Where is a good place for young adults to live these days? MoneyRates ranked all 50 states plus the District of Columbia based on seven factors to find the best states for young adults in 2020.