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Sep 11, 2019, 07:00 ET GOBankingRates Releases the Best Brokers of 2019-2020

The team of analysts at GOBankingRates reviewed more than 2,600 data points across 47 investment companies comparing fees, cost to trade, investment...


Jul 09, 2019, 08:00 ET GOBankingRates Releases the Best Credit Cards of 2019

Choosing the right credit card can be a daunting task. There are seemingly endless options and, of course, the fear of being blindsided by a fee...


May 06, 2019, 10:13 ET GOBankingRates: The Best and Worst States For New College Graduates To Start a Life

There may be no bigger decision for a new college graduate than where to settle down and start their career. How should they go about reaching that...


Apr 23, 2019, 16:52 ET GOBankingRates: 68% of Millennials Feel They Have It Worse Than Any Other Generation

The recent attention – both positive and negative – being paid to millennials has led to a debate over which generation has actually had it the worst....


Apr 16, 2019, 14:16 ET Is College Worth It? 42% of Americans Say No

As more people weigh the age-old question of whether college is worth the investment, GOBankingRates went straight to the experts on the subject:...


Feb 21, 2019, 13:21 ET GOBankingRates™ Achieves Record Year of Growth in 2018

Launched in 2008, GOBankingRates was originally created as a destination for consumers to find the best interest rates on financial products...


Feb 14, 2019, 12:45 ET 1 in 4 Americans Would Consider Divorcing Their Spouse Over This, GOBankingRates Survey Finds

The saying, "What you don't know can't hurt you" doesn't always apply to relationships, specifically marriage. But when it comes to financial...


Jan 08, 2019, 13:25 ET Bank Better in 2019 with GOBankingRates' 7th Annual Best Banks Ranking

Knowing your options is crucial to any decision, especially when choosing the institution that will manage your hard-earned money. For the seventh...


Dec 13, 2018, 07:15 ET More Women Received Raises in 2018 Than Men - But There's a Catch

Despite economists' predictions that low unemployment and high wage growth would lead to pay raises for Americans, a survey from personal finance...


Dec 11, 2018, 07:15 ET Survey Findings Reveal the No. 1 Thing Americans Do With Their Tax Refund

Forget looking forward to birthdays and Christmas, Americans are already thinking about how they will be using their tax refund if they get one...


Nov 20, 2018, 07:15 ET GOBankingRates Launches New "Best in Business" Series with Impressive Opening Act

GOBankingRates recently launched "Best in Business" - a new series that uncovers what makes the people behind the nation's most innovative companies...


Nov 14, 2018, 07:15 ET GOBankingRates' 2018 Holiday Shopping Guide Helps Consumers 'Spend Smarter, Stress Less'

'Tis the season for family get-togethers, sugar cookies, jingle bells and more importantly…holiday shopping! GOBankingRates wants to help Americans...


Nov 08, 2018, 07:15 ET Survey Finds 1 in 3 Americans Think They Will Never Be Debt Free

In a new survey, nearly a third of Americans expressed concern that they will not be able to pay off debt in their lifetime. Forty-four percent of...


Oct 23, 2018, 07:15 ET Study Finds the Best and Worst States for Millennials to Buy a Home

43 percent of adults ages 25 to 34 said in a recent GOBankingRates survey that they're prioritizing saving for a home despite dealing with a number...


Oct 19, 2018, 07:15 ET Nearly a Third of Americans Have Absolutely Nothing Saved

A new report from personal finance website GOBankingRates revealed that 32 percent of Americans – nearly a third of respondents – have no money in...


Sep 27, 2018, 07:15 ET Jaime Catmull is Your Money Champion

A "money champion" is someone who empowers all people, regardless of their personal finance know-how, to tackle the financial questions and obstacles ...


Sep 12, 2018, 07:15 ET GOBankingRates Announces the Best Brokers of 2018

With dozens of brokerage firms uniquely suited for investors' needs, it can be difficult to navigate the masses and choose the best provider to...


Aug 06, 2018, 07:00 ET GOBankingRates Announces Scholarship Program Winner from Hundreds of Entries

Personal finance website GOBankingRates.com is doing its part to help one student on his or her journey through college by offering a scholarship....


Jul 30, 2018, 13:10 ET Study Finds Student Debt Crisis Is Hitting These 10 States the Hardest

Although the $1.3 trillion in student loan debt burdens Americans across the country, a new study by personal finance website GOBankingRates revealed ...


Jun 22, 2018, 01:04 ET The Votes Are In: Meet the 2018 Best Money Experts!

After two and a half weeks of careful deliberation by readers, personal finance website GOBankingRates is thrilled to announce the winners of the...


Jun 05, 2018, 02:30 ET Vote Now and Enter to Win $1,000! The Best Money Expert 2018 Competition Hosted by GOBankingRates is LIVE

Today marks the official start of GOBankingRates' seventh-annual Best Money Expert competition. This year's theme is "Money Made Easy." Throughout...


May 08, 2018, 07:15 ET The Search Has Begun! GOBankingRates is Offering $1,000 to the Next Everyday Finance Star

Calling all finance enthusiasts! You don't need to be a certified expert to jumpstart your financial career. The tables have turned and...


Apr 25, 2018, 07:15 ET Money Expert Nicole Lapin Is GOBankingRates' 2018 Brand Ambassador

You don't need a dictionary to understand GOBankingRates' 2018 brand ambassador, financial expert Nicole Lapin. Nicole's no-holds-barred financial...


Apr 09, 2018, 07:15 ET GOBankingRates Announces Scholarship Program to Help Students With College Tuition

Entering college is an exciting time for any student. However, financial factors like living expenses and student loans can result in overwhelming...


Mar 29, 2018, 07:30 ET Ranked: These Are the Most (and Least) Expensive Stadiums for MLB Fans to Watch a Baseball Game

With baseball season around the corner, personal finance website GOBankingRates identified the most and least expensive MLB stadiums to visit in...