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Feb 14, 2018, 07:15 ET These Are the Best and Worst US Cities for Foodies on a Budget

Las Vegas and Long Beach, Calif. are the best cities to live if you are looking for affordable food options, found a new study by personal finance...


Jan 23, 2018, 12:48 ET Top 20 Cities for Aspiring Millennial Homeowners

Minneapolis offers the best chance for millennials to successfully buy and own a home, found a new study by personal finance website...


Jan 09, 2018, 07:15 ET Are You Banking With the Best? GOBankingRates' Best Banks of 2018 Winners

Leading personal finance website GOBankingRates is announcing the winners for the Best Banks of 2018, marking the sixth year of the initiative....


Jan 02, 2018, 07:15 ET Cities Where The Majority of Americans Can't Afford a Home

Six cities on the U.S. coasts have a 70 percent or higher percentage of households that can't afford a home, a new study found. Personal finance...


Dec 27, 2017, 07:15 ET These Are the Best Cities to Score Your Dream Job

Civil engineer and computer systems analyst are among the jobs expected to see an above-average rate of employment in 2018, found a new study by...


Dec 12, 2017, 07:15 ET Are You Banking With the Best? Preview GOBankingRates' Annual Best Banks Rankings

For the sixth year in a row, leading personal finance website GOBankingRates is releasing its annual Best Banks rankings. Results for each of the...


Dec 06, 2017, 07:15 ET Area Codes Where People Have the Most and Least Money

Southeast Florida tops the list of richest area codes, while rural New Mexico has the poorest, a new study found. Personal finance website...


Dec 05, 2017, 07:15 ET Cities Where Your Retirement Savings Will Last the Longest

Detroit and other midwestern cities are the best regions in the U.S. to stretch your retirement savings the furthest, found a new study. Personal...


Nov 27, 2017, 07:15 ET States Where the Economy Improved the Most in 2017

West Virginia saw the most economic growth of any U.S. state in 2017, found a new study by leading personal finance website GOBankingRates. Nevada...


Nov 14, 2017, 07:15 ET Where Millennials Can and Can't Actually Afford to Buy Homes

Colorado and Oregon are two of the least affordable states for millennials to buy a home, a new study found. Unsurprisingly, these states also...


Nov 07, 2017, 07:15 ET These Are the Best and Worst States for Middle-Class Income Earners

Iowa and South Dakota are the best states to live on a middle-class income, found a new study by personal finance website GOBankingRates. Hawaii,...


Oct 24, 2017, 07:15 ET Which Late-Night Takeout Orders Are Most Popular Across the U.S.?

College students order 87 percent more late-night takeout food than other diners, a new study found. Personal finance website GOBankingRates...


Oct 23, 2017, 07:15 ET Americans' Debt Has Risen in 2017

Americans' average debt amount in 2017 is $140,113, a new study found. Personal finance website GOBankingRates surveyed over 2,500 adults across...


Oct 11, 2017, 07:15 ET These Are the Most and Least Affordable Places to Travel This Holiday Season

Cape Town, South Africa; Park City, Utah and Sydney are the most expensive places to visit during the holidays, found a new study by personal...


Oct 10, 2017, 07:15 ET These Cities Are Experiencing the Most Rapid Wage Growth in the US

Metro areas in the midwestern and western regions of the U.S. are experiencing the most rapid wage growth, while metro areas in the southern and...


Sep 19, 2017, 07:15 ET Don't Wait to Buy in the 20 Hottest Neighborhoods in the US

Seattle, Denver and 12 other cities are home to the top 20 most up-and-coming neighborhoods to buy a house in 2017. A new study by personal...


Sep 12, 2017, 07:15 ET 57% of Americans Have Less Than $1,000 in Savings

More than half of Americans have less than $1,000 in savings, a new survey found. In fact, 39 percent of survey respondents said they had no money...


Sep 07, 2017, 07:15 ET All 31 Cities on This List Cost Less Than $50,000 to Live

Four different Texas cities are affordable to people making less than $50,000 a year, and a city in California even made the list, according to a...


Sep 06, 2017, 07:15 ET Survey Finds Debt is No. 1 Cause of Financial Stress for the Second Consecutive Year

The prospect of paying off debt remains the No. 1 cause of financial stress in the U.S., found a new survey by personal finance website...


Aug 31, 2017, 07:15 ET These States Are the Best for Single Parents to Raise Children

New Jersey is the best state for single parents to raise children, a new study finds. Florida, Mississippi, Alabama and surrounding southern states...


Aug 22, 2017, 07:15 ET This is How Much an Apartment Costs in 50 U.S. Cities

The median rent for a one-bedroom apartment is $1,000 more expensive in San Francisco than it is in New York, a new study found. Personal finance...


Aug 21, 2017, 07:15 ET State-by-State Comparison: This is How Long $1 Million Will Stretch In Retirement

Mississippi is the state where your dollar will last the longest amount of time in retirement, while Hawaii is the state where your dollar will...


Aug 17, 2017, 07:30 ET These are the Best and Worst States for Families to Live a Better Life

For the second consecutive year, New Hampshire ranks as the No. 1 state for families to live richer lives, finds a new study by personal finance...


Jul 26, 2017, 07:15 ET SURVEY: 1 in 5 Americans Cite "Never Being Able to Retire" As Their Biggest Money Fear

It's safe to say many Americans worry about money. In fact, GOBankingRates found in its 2015 Life + Money survey that one in four Americans thinks...


Jul 24, 2017, 12:15 ET Renting vs. Buying a Home: Which is Best for Your Wallet in Each State?

Washington, D.C., Arizona and Nevada are among the 11 states where renting is more affordable than buying a home, found a new study by the leading...