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GOBankingRates Reveals the 10 Best CD Accounts of 2015 in Its Third Annual "Best Banks" Series

With the best CD rates in the country more than double the U.S. average, certificates of deposit can be a great tool for those who want to grow...

Jan 20, 2015, 07:15 ET
GOBankingRates' Study Uncovers 10 Best Checking Accounts for 2015

GOBankingRates Reveals the 10 Best Checking Accounts of 2015

The checking account is one of the most popular financial products, used by 200 million Americans1 – and yet most consumers aren't searching...

Jan 13, 2015, 07:15 ET
GOBankingRates' Study Reveals Top 10 Savings Accounts for 2015

GOBankingRates Ranks the 10 Best Savings Accounts of 2015 for Its Third Annual "Best Banks" Series

 Saving money is the most popular financial resolution among Americans this year1, but many are undervaluing the one financial product that...

Jan 06, 2015, 14:39 ET
GOBankingRates Survey Finds Americans' Top Savings Goals for 2015

GOBankingRates Survey Reveals What Americans Are Saving for in 2015

More than 37 percent of Americans say their biggest financial resolution for 2015 is saving money1, but nearly a quarter are nowhere near confident...

Jan 06, 2015, 07:15 ET
GOBankingRates.com is a leading portal for personal finance news and features, offering visitors the latest information on everything from interest rates to strategies on saving money and getting out of debt. Its editors are regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including U.S. News & World Report, MSN Money, Daily Finance, Huffington Post, Business Insider and many more. It also specializes in connecting consumers with the best banks, credit unions and interest rates nationwide.

Josh Felber Wins GOBankingRates' Fourth Annual "Best Personal Finance Expert" Competition

 GOBankingRates congratulates entrepreneur and best-selling author Josh Felber, who is taking home the title of "Best Personal Finance Expert"...

Dec 30, 2014, 07:15 ET
GOBankingRates Announces 3rd Annual "Best Banks" Rankings of 2015

GOBankingRates Announces 3rd Annual "Best Banks" Rankings of 2015

 To help connect consumers to the best banks and bank accounts of 2015, GOBankingRates is rolling out its third annual "Best Banks" rankings....

Dec 24, 2014, 07:15 ET
GOBankingRates unveils the 12 stores with the best return policies.

GOBankingRates' Study Reveals the 12 Best Return Policies for 2014 Holiday Shopping

 Considering the average American returned nearly four gifts last year, worth close to $270 billion in merchandise according to the National...

Dec 23, 2014, 07:15 ET
GOBankingRates.com is a leading portal for personal finance news and features, offering visitors the latest information on everything from interest rates to strategies on saving money and getting out of debt. Its editors are regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including U.S. News & World Report, MSN Money, Daily Finance, Huffington Post, Business Insider and many more. It also specializes in connecting consumers with the best banks, credit unions and interest rates nationwide.

GOBankingRates' Report Finds Albertsons, Starbucks, IHOP Among Stores and Restaurants Open Christmas Day 2014

 To help consumers finish their last-minute holiday shopping, GOBankingRates released its complete guide to stores and restaurants open on...

Dec 19, 2014, 08:15 ET
GOBankingRates.com is a leading portal for personal finance news and features, offering visitors the latest information on everything from interest rates to strategies on saving money and getting out of debt. Its editors are regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including U.S. News & World Report, MSN Money, Daily Finance, Huffington Post, Business Insider and many more. It also specializes in connecting consumers with the best banks, credit unions and interest rates nationwide.

PrimeWay Federal Credit Union Launches Reloadable Prepaid Card in Time for the Holidays

 GOBankingRates client PrimeWay Federal Credit Union in Houston announces the launch of its Reloadable Prepaid Card just in time for the...

Dec 16, 2014, 07:15 ET
GOBankingRates.com is a leading portal for personal finance news and features, offering visitors the latest information on everything from interest rates to strategies on saving money and getting out of debt. Its editors are regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including U.S. News & World Report, MSN Money, Daily Finance, Huffington Post, Business Insider and many more. It also specializes in connecting consumers with the best banks, credit unions and interest rates nationwide.

Farnoosh Torabi Named Finalist in GOBankingRates' "Best Personal Finance Expert" Competition

 GOBankingRates has named best-selling author and TV personality Farnoosh Torabi as a finalist in its fourth annual "Best Personal Finance...

Dec 15, 2014, 07:15 ET
GOBankingRates.com is a leading portal for personal finance news and features, offering visitors the latest information on everything from interest rates to strategies on saving money and getting out of debt. Its editors are regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including U.S. News & World Report, MSN Money, Daily Finance, Huffington Post, Business Insider and many more. It also specializes in connecting consumers with the best banks, credit unions and interest rates nationwide.

Entrepreneur Josh Felber Competes in GOBankingRates' "Best Personal Finance Expert" of 2014 Competition

Josh Felber, award-winning entrepreneur, writer and business mentor, has been named a finalist in GOBankingRates' fourth annual "Best Personal...

Dec 12, 2014, 07:15 ET
GOBankingRates.com is a leading portal for personal finance news and features, offering visitors the latest information on everything from interest rates to strategies on saving money and getting out of debt. Its editors are regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including U.S. News & World Report, MSN Money, Daily Finance, Huffington Post, Business Insider and many more. It also specializes in connecting consumers with the best banks, credit unions and interest rates nationwide.

CNBC's Sharon Epperson Nominated for GOBankingRates' "Best Personal Finance Expert" Competition

 Sharon Epperson, veteran journalist and CNBC's senior personal finance correspondent, has been named a finalist in the fourth annual...

Dec 11, 2014, 07:15 ET
GOBankingRates.com is a leading portal for personal finance news and features, offering visitors the latest information on everything from interest rates to strategies on saving money and getting out of debt. Its editors are regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including U.S. News & World Report, MSN Money, Daily Finance, Huffington Post, Business Insider and many more. It also specializes in connecting consumers with the best banks, credit unions and interest rates nationwide.

Kiplinger's Cameron Huddleston Named Finalist in GOBankingRates' "Best Personal Finance Expert" Competition

Award-winning journalist and savings expert Cameron Huddleston has been named a finalist in GOBankingRates' fourth annual "Best Personal Finance...

Dec 10, 2014, 10:15 ET
GOBankingRates.com is a leading portal for personal finance news and features, offering visitors the latest information on everything from interest rates to strategies on saving money and getting out of debt. Its editors are regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including U.S. News & World Report, MSN Money, Daily Finance, Huffington Post, Business Insider and many more. It also specializes in connecting consumers with the best banks, credit unions and interest rates nationwide.

Camino Federal Credit Union Names Roy Holmstrom as VP and CFO

 GOBankingRates client Camino Federal Credit Union in Montebello has named Roy Holmstrom as its new vice president and chief financial officer...

Dec 10, 2014, 08:15 ET
GOBankingRates.com is a leading portal for personal finance news and features, offering visitors the latest information on everything from interest rates to strategies on saving money and getting out of debt. Its editors are regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including U.S. News & World Report, MSN Money, Daily Finance, Huffington Post, Business Insider and many more. It also specializes in connecting consumers with the best banks, credit unions and interest rates nationwide.

RBFCU Doubles Its Cash Back Rewards for the Holidays

 GOBankingRates client Randolph-Brooks Federal Credit Union (RBFCU) in the San Antonio metropolitan area is doubling its checking account cash...

Dec 09, 2014, 07:15 ET
GOBankingRates.com is a leading portal for personal finance news and features, offering visitors the latest information on everything from interest rates to strategies on saving money and getting out of debt. Its editors are regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including U.S. News & World Report, MSN Money, Daily Finance, Huffington Post, Business Insider and many more. It also specializes in connecting consumers with the best banks, credit unions and interest rates nationwide.

Rachel Cruze Competes to Be GOBankingRates' "Best Personal Finance Expert" of 2014

Rachel Cruze, best-selling author, speaker and financial educator, has been named a finalist in GOBankingRates' fourth annual "Best Personal...

Dec 09, 2014, 07:15 ET
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GOBankingRates Answers Americans' Biggest Questions About 2015 Interest Rates

2015 will be a great year for car buyers but a tough one for savers, according to a new investigation released by GOBankingRates. As a premier...

Dec 08, 2014, 07:15 ET
GOBankingRates.com is a leading portal for personal finance news and features, offering visitors the latest information on everything from interest rates to strategies on saving money and getting out of debt. Its editors are regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including U.S. News & World Report, MSN Money, Daily Finance, Huffington Post, Business Insider and many more. It also specializes in connecting consumers with the best banks, credit unions and interest rates nationwide.

Coupons.com's Jeanette Pavini Named Finalist in GOBankingRates' "Best Personal Finance Expert" Competition

Jeanette Pavini, an award-winning consumer reporter and savings expert for Coupons.com, has been named one of 12 finalists in GOBankingRates'...

Dec 04, 2014, 07:15 ET
GOBankingRates.com is a leading portal for personal finance news and features, offering visitors the latest information on everything from interest rates to strategies on saving money and getting out of debt. Its editors are regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including U.S. News & World Report, MSN Money, Daily Finance, Huffington Post, Business Insider and many more. It also specializes in connecting consumers with the best banks, credit unions and interest rates nationwide.

Tiffany "The Budgetnista" Aliche Nominated for GOBankingRates' "Best Personal Finance Expert" of 2014 Competition

 Tiffany "The Budgetnista" Aliche, a renowned financial educator, blogger and best-selling author, has been nominated in the fourth annual...

Dec 03, 2014, 10:15 ET
GOBankingRates.com is a leading portal for personal finance news and features, offering visitors the latest information on everything from interest rates to strategies on saving money and getting out of debt. Its editors are regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including U.S. News & World Report, MSN Money, Daily Finance, Huffington Post, Business Insider and many more. It also specializes in connecting consumers with the best banks, credit unions and interest rates nationwide.

Pacific Marine Credit Union Raises $14,000 for Rady Children's Hospital

 GOBankingRates client Pacific Marine Credit Union (PMCU) raised $14,000 from November 7 to 14 for Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego...