Tempted by a "no-interest" offer? If you plan properly, you can get a good deal. But if you're not watching the fine print, you're liable to pay a price.
A majority of economists believe the Federal Reserve is doing the right things to help repair the U.S. economy, a new survey shows.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is to address an annual Fed conference, and investors will be seeking any hints of when the Fed will start raising rates.
Officials say Bank of America has reached a $17 billion deal with authorities over its mortgage-backed securities. The real price tag will likely be lower.
Some Fed officials think the economy is improving fast enough that they'll need to raise interest rates sooner than previously expected.
More trouble in Ukraine led to more applications for U.S. mortgage refinances last week; it is all about interest rates.
Refinancing for the sake of refinancing isn't a great idea. You'll need good credit to get the best rates and be able to document your income.
Your credit card company may be holding out on you. Read on to find out some of the things your issuer doesn't want you to know.
Sometimes the most important factor in making a good deal is access to financing, and private lenders might offer easier access than banks.
Credit unions have hit the 100 million member milestone. Before you jump on the bandwagon, let's look at their strengths and weaknesses.
A new SEC rule limiting withdrawals from money-market funds under certain circumstances may worsen any future financial crisis, some analysts believe.
What if an ATM fulfilled your dreams rather than just filling your wallet? That's exactly what some customers in Canada got -- without even asking.
Average U.S. mortgage rates declined slightly this week, hovering near their lows for the year, remaining below the levels of a year ago.
After a grim start to 2014, the economy has rebounded with vigor, but whether the Fed will raise interest rates sooner than expected remains unclear.
Stocks end mixed after the Federal Reserve gave a rosier assessment of the U.S. economy while reaffirming that it is in no hurry to raise interest rates.
The Fed presses ahead with its plan to wind down its bond-buying stimulus, while reaffirming it is in no rush to raise interest rates.
An improving economy could force the Fed to shift into rate hiking gear sooner than it would like, some Fed watchers say.
Some of the most common, generic financial advice is also some of the least helpful. Let's dig into three cliched tips, and find some more nuanced answers.
Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates were stable to slightly higher this week, remaining near their lows for the year.
Having a problem with a bank, and no luck getting through the customer service maze? The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is your ally.
Average U.S. mortgage rates declined slightly this week with rates remaining near historic lows.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen will have some good news to tell Congress about the health of the labor market. But lawmakers will likely want to hear more.
Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages edged up slightly this week, remaining near historically low levels.
I went from being upside-down on an outrageous seven-year new car loan to saving almost $2,000 by refinancing through a credit union. You can do it, too.