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Video: Frugal home maintenance

Bankrate.com, Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Regular maintenance is the way to protect your home from costly repairs.

5 ways to grow an emergency fund

Bankrate.com, Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Can you save for a rainy day without slipping? Follow these tips to stay on track.

$1 million is enough -- and other retirement myths

Bankrate.com, Fri, 18 Apr 2014

If you believe and act on these myths, you may run out of money before you run out of time.

Video: How to haggle on a home price

Bankrate.com, Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Follow these guidelines to get your new dream home for as little money as possible.

Monumental estate planning blunders of 5 celebrities

Bankrate.com, Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Celebrities make the same mistakes as regular folks, except on an extravagant scale.

4 questions to ask before opening a savings account

Bankrate.com, Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Savings accounts offer lousy yields. Ask these questions to decide if you still need one.

5 tips for flipping houses after the bubble

Bankrate.com, Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Home flipping is back. Flippers say they learned lessons from the housing bust.

Cast insurance protects Hollywood star power

Bankrate.com, Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Producers insure their investments for times when fate takes a big star too soon.

10 used cars under $10K that rule the market

Bankrate.com, Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Even at this modest price, you have solid choices in the used car market.

Working widow wants Social Security bucks

Bankrate.com, Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Check the earnings test on taking Social Security benefits before full retirement age.

Can a car's brand image hurt its resale value?

Bankrate.com, Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Even if a car has good resale value, unexpected events can put a dent in your sale price.

Where will mortgage rates head next week?

Bankrate.com, Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Mortgage experts predict what will happen to rates over the next week -- and why.

When does old debt fall off your credit report?

Bankrate.com, Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Checking your credit reports is the best way to see if old debts are still lingering.

Can Dad's new wife steal his Social Security?

Bankrate.com, Thu, 17 Apr 2014

If your stepmom is using your dad's benefit for herself, call Social Security's fraud hotline.

Do I owe tax on my home sale if I move for a job?

Bankrate.com, Thu, 17 Apr 2014

If you have to sell within two years, you may still qualify for a reduced exclusion.

Video: Mortgage rates for April 17, 2014

Bankrate.com, Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Mortgage rates dropped for the second week in a row.

Video: Auto rates for April 17, 2014

Bankrate.com, Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Rates on most new and used car loans held steady this week.

Mortgage rates may trend higher in 2014

Bankrate.com, Thu, 17 Apr 2014

A professor says mortgage rates and home prices may continue to climb in 2014.

The best financial apps for Android phones

Bankrate.com, Sun, 20 Apr 2014

These apps can transform your Android smartphone into a powerful personal finance tool.

7 effective ways to tackle high and hidden fees

Bankrate.com, Sat, 19 Apr 2014

Surprised by a smartphone upgrade fee? Learn how to reduce this and other budget-busters.