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How to Budget for Friends' Weddings
Having to forego important events like friends' weddings because of your finances? Here's how to budget for upcoming social events.
How to Keep Your Savings Safe
savings If you want to keep your savings safe but they exceed FDIC and NCUA limits, it's time to open multiple accounts, preferably ones with high yields.
By Rivan V. Stinson Last updatedsavings
Americans' Savings Now Exceed $1 Trillion. Here's How to Maximize Your Returns
Savings accounts are growing across the U.S., in a strong rebound from last year. How can savers get the most bang for their buck?
By Ben Demers Published
What to Know About CD Ladders, A Flexible Way to Save
Savings One way to keep your earnings on track is to spread out your cash.
By Rivan V. Stinson Last updatedSavings
How Millennial Women are Saving
A new report looks at how millennial women are saving.
By Alexandra Svokos Published
What's Likely to Happen to Inflation Bond Rates
I-bonds are likely to become a good — not great — savings option as inflation bond rates are expected to lower.
By David Payne Published
How to Choose a Money Market Account
Here’s what to consider when you choose a money market account — an interest-bearing account that usually offers higher interest rates than traditional savings accounts.
By Erin Bendig Published
Money Market Account or Money Market Fund? How to Choose
money market accounts Whether you choose a money market account or money market fund largely depends on the money's purpose.
By Lisa Gerstner Last updatedmoney market accounts
What is APY?
Savings Here's everything you need to know about APY, the important factor in how much your savings could earn in a year.
By Erin Bendig PublishedSavings
What is FDIC, NCUA and SIPC Insurance — What Are the Limits?
FDIC, NCUA, and SIPC insurance provides important protection for your savings and investments but what are the limits? How much of your money is covered?
By Erin Bendig Last updated