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Roth IRA sometimes beats 401(k) as retirement savings vehicle

Bankrate.com, Mon, 04 May 2015

A young worker may find a Roth IRA to be superior to a 401(k) when saving for retirement.

What to know about mortgage points

Bankrate.com, Mon, 04 May 2015

Find out what discount and origination points are, and if you should pay them.

5 uncommon ways to raise your credit score

Bankrate.com, Mon, 04 May 2015

On-time payments and debt reduction aren't the only paths to a higher credit rating.

Video: Trick yourself into saving $5,000

Bankrate.com, Mon, 04 May 2015

Looking to save money? Here are eight easy ways to save $5,000 in one year.

5 emotional mistakes homebuyers make

Bankrate.com, Mon, 04 May 2015

You know how wondrous it feels to fall in love? Don't do that with a house. And other tips.

What's the value of a credit score?

Bankrate.com, Mon, 04 May 2015

These three digits can save money on a mortgage, credit card or auto loan, but how much?

Do I have to keep my kid on my health insurance?

Bankrate.com, Mon, 04 May 2015

A child may now stay on a parent's plan until age 26. What if Mom and Dad refuse?

'Fault in Our Stars' author's house for sale

Bankrate.com, Mon, 04 May 2015

You'll fall in love with this house the way you fall asleep; slowly and then all at once.

Survey: Americans embrace free credit scores

Bankrate.com, Mon, 04 May 2015

Our survey shows half of Americans obtain their scores but forget one important habit.

Tips for boosting your credit score

Bankrate.com, Mon, 04 May 2015

Planning to buy a home, refi a loan or shop for a new car? First, check your score.

Video: Save money at restaurants

Bankrate.com, Sat, 02 May 2015

You don't need to spend big when dining out. Follow these tips to save at a restaurant.

Moving to another town? Count the hidden costs

Bankrate.com, Fri, 01 May 2015

Want to relocate to another town? You might not have thought of these expenses.

7 reasons to buy life insurance now

Bankrate.com, Fri, 01 May 2015

If your life insurance is lacking, you have no good excuses and no time to waste.

Does leaving the tailgate open save on gas?

Bankrate.com, Fri, 01 May 2015

It seems logical that keeping your tailgate down will boost fuel economy. Or, does it?

Why you need life insurance at midlife

Bankrate.com, Fri, 01 May 2015

Don't make the mistake of thinking your life insurance through work is all you need.

In your 30s with kids? You need life insurance

Bankrate.com, Fri, 01 May 2015

Think life insurance is beyond your family budget? You can't afford not to have it.

This stinks: Home seller won't turn on gas

Bankrate.com, Fri, 01 May 2015

Can a homebuyer cancel a deal if the seller won't allow an inspection of utilities?

11 best-selling cars in the US

Bankrate.com, Fri, 01 May 2015

Shopping for a car? You have 260 models to choose from, but just a few have mass appeal.

5 ways to earn extra cash with your car

Bankrate.com, Fri, 01 May 2015

Your car can be a rolling business that earns money -- whether or not you're driving.

Why soon-to-be retirees need life insurance

Bankrate.com, Fri, 01 May 2015

You've lived this long -- now, what if you outlive your money? Insurance can help.