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Dec 19, 2014, 08:15 ET
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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...

Dec 03, 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.

Emma Johnson of RetailMeNot Competes to Be GOBankingRates' "Best Personal Finance Expert" of 2014

 Emma Johnson, award-winning journalist and senior personal finance reporter for RetailMeNot, has been named a finalist in GOBankingRates'...

Dec 03, 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

City County Credit Union Changes Its Name to We Florida Financial

GOBankingRates client City County Credit Union of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., officially changed its name to We Florida Financial. Effective October...

Dec 02, 2014, 13:25 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.

Robert Kiyosaki Battles to Defend His Title as GOBankingRates' "Best Personal Finance Expert" in 2014's Competition

 Robert Kiyosaki, best-selling author of "Rich Dad Poor Dad," entrepreneur and financial literacy advocate, is kicking off GOBankingRates' 2014...

Dec 02, 2014, 07:15 ET
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12 Biggest Names in Personal Finance Compete for GOBankingRates' 2014 Title of "Best Expert"

GOBankingRates' annual "Best Personal Finance Expert" competition is back for its fourth year, bringing out the biggest names in the industry. From...

Nov 25, 2014, 07:15 ET
GOBankingRates' Cyber Monday Investigation Reveals the 5 Things Retailers Don't Want You to Know

GOBankingRates' Cyber Monday Investigation Reveals the 5 Things Retailers Don't Want You to Know

Cyber Monday is the most popular online shopping day of the year, with Americans spending an average of $373 per inbox1, but a new GOBankingRates...

Nov 25, 2014, 07:15 ET
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PenFed Foundation Celebrates Success of No-Cost Hotel for Veterans Seeking Medical Treatment

 GOBankingRates Washington, D.C.-based client Pentagon Federal Credit Union (PenFed) celebrated the six-month milestone of the Lee & Penny...

Nov 21, 2014, 07:15 ET
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Robert Kiyosaki, Dave Ramsey and 10 Additional Personal Finance Experts to Battle for 2014 Title of "Best Expert" in GOBankingRates Annual Competition

 From the author of the No. 1 personal finance book of all time, Robert Kiyosaki, to four-time New York Times best-selling author and America's...

Nov 18, 2014, 07:15 ET
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GOBankingRates Releases Its Ultimate Guide to Black Friday 2014 With Store Hours, Doorbusters and Tips

With so many retailers leaking their Black Friday deals this week in the hopes of enticing consumers to overspend this Thanksgiving, GOBankingRates...