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19 Apr, 2017, 07:15 ET GOBankingRates' Website Redesign Provides Improved User Experience and New Growth Opportunities

Leading personal finance website GOBankingRates has launched a new homepage intended to create a more user-friendly experience, as well as showcase...


17 Apr, 2017, 07:15 ET 1 in 3 Americans Don't Know These Super Basic Finance Terms

To test the financial knowledge of Americans, GOBankingRates quizzed survey respondents from all 50 states on basic finance terms and...


05 Apr, 2017, 07:15 ET Here's How Much Money You Need to Make to Live Comfortably in These 50 U.S. Cities

The latest GOBankingRates study reveals that only 11 of the 50 biggest U.S. cities have a median income high enough to cover what's needed to live...


03 Apr, 2017, 07:15 ET 1 in 3 Americans Would Pull This Embarrassing Stunt to Get Out of Paying Their Taxes

The latest GOBankingRates survey asked over 1,000 U.S. citizens: "Which of the following would you do to get out of paying your taxes?" For full...


27 Mar, 2017, 07:15 ET Joke's on You! Almost Half of Americans Plan to Shell Out Cash for Their April Fools' Prank

Of the 31 percent of Americans pulling a prank this April Fools' Day, 47 percent are planning to spend cash on their joke of choice, according to...


07 Mar, 2017, 07:15 ET Nicole Lapin Named Winner of GOBankingRates' 2017 Best Money Expert Competition

For the second year in a row, New York Times best-selling author Nicole Lapin won GOBankingRates' Best Money Expert competition. For Nicole's tips...


21 Feb, 2017, 07:15 ET Here Are the States That Take the Most (And Least) Out of Your Paycheck

GOBankingRates examined all 50 U.S. states plus Washington, D.C., to find just how much Americans can expect to take home per paycheck based on a...


15 Feb, 2017, 07:15 ET Latest Survey Reveals the No. 1 Thing Americans Plan to Do With Their Tax Refund

To uncover just exactly how Americans are intending to use their tax refund this year, GOBankingRates surveyed citizens in all 50 states, revealing...


09 Feb, 2017, 07:15 ET Here Are the States Where Teachers Make the Most (and Least) Amount of Money

Teachers in states like Alaska and New York are being paid on average almost double the salaries of their peers in Mississippi and Oklahoma,...


01 Feb, 2017, 12:00 ET Vote Now! The Best Money Expert 2017 Competition Hosted by GOBankingRates Is LIVE

Today marks the official start of GOBankingRates' sixth annual Best Money Expert competition hosted on www.gobankingrates.com. Throughout the...


25 Jan, 2017, 07:15 ET 16 Top Money Experts to Compete in GOBankingRates' Best Money Expert 2017 Competition

The best and brightest in personal finance have been selected by the GOBankingRates editorial team to compete for your vote in the sixth annual...


23 Jan, 2017, 07:15 ET Here's What Americans Would Give Up to See Their Team Win the Super Bowl

In light of one of the biggest sporting events of the year, GOBankingRates asked Americans across the country: What would you sacrifice to see your...


16 Jan, 2017, 07:15 ET Here Are the States Most (And Least) Likely to Live Paycheck to Paycheck

Hawaii is the state where Americans are most likely to live paycheck to paycheck, whereas residents of Mississippi are least likely, according to...


27 Dec, 2016, 07:15 ET Here's America's No. 1 New Year's Resolution for Their Money

To find out what people will do to improve their finances come 2017, GOBankingRates.com asked 3,000 adults to name their top financial resolution...


14 Dec, 2016, 07:15 ET Mark Your Calendars for GOBankingRates' Annual Best Banks Rankings

To help connect Americans to the best banks and accounts of 2017, leading personal finance website, GOBankingRates, is releasing its annual "Best...


13 Dec, 2016, 07:15 ET Here are the Stores and Restaurants Open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Consumers rushing to finish their last-minute holiday shopping or looking to grab an easy bite to eat need to know which establishments are open –...


01 Nov, 2016, 07:15 ET Hillary and Trump Supporters Actually Agree on These 3 Things, Survey Finds

In light of arguably the most controversial election in history reaching its climax, GOBankingRates surveyed over 1,000 Americans to find that a...


10 Oct, 2016, 07:15 ET Here's How Much Debt Americans Really Have

Paying off debt is the No. 1 source of financial stress in the U.S. today1, but to find out what type and how much debt Americans are in,...


26 Sep, 2016, 07:15 ET Here Are the Best (and Worst) States to Start a Business

In light of the number of new businesses in the U.S. reaching record highs since the financial crisis, GOBankingRates has ranked all 50 U.S. states...


19 Sep, 2016, 07:15 ET 69% of Americans Have Less Than $1,000 in Savings

 When it comes to saving money, Americans have gone from bad to worse, according to the latest GOBankingRates survey. In 2015, GOBankingRates...


07 Sep, 2016, 07:15 ET GOBankingRates Announces the 2016 Summer Money Games Champions

 After a close head-to-head competition to determine the best of the best in personal finance advice, tips, tricks and resources, the 2016...


06 Sep, 2016, 07:15 ET Ranked: The Most (And Least) Expensive Stadiums for NFL Fans to Watch a Football Game

While some NFL stadiums cater to their fans with affordable tickets and food prices, others are notorious for some pretty steep...


29 Aug, 2016, 07:15 ET Study Ranks U.S. States by How Successful Its Residents Are

 Where do all the successful people live? Are some states home to more of the nation's most successful people than others?  To answer...


22 Aug, 2016, 07:15 ET Here's The No. 1 Cause of Financial Stress in Every State

GOBankingRates surveyed over 7,000 Americans to get to the root of financial stress in the U.S. and found that the No. 1 cause is paying off debt....


15 Aug, 2016, 07:15 ET Here Are the Best (and Worst) States for Families to Live a Richer Life

 Is there a place in America where families can have it all– high income, job security, safe neighborhoods, affordable child care job and...