budget & save

A Quarter of Americans Don't Have Any Emergency Savings

9:13 am, June 30, 2014

Forget about having six months' worth of savings.


HiddenCash May Be Coming to a City Near You

7:29 am, June 11, 2014

For the past month residents of California have played in one of the largest scavenger hunts ever held. Real estate developer Jason Buzi, working under the Twitter ...


The Best States to Bank In, And the Worst

8:27 am, May 20, 2014

Word of advice: if you live in Nevada, it just may be smarter to do your banking at the Harrison family's Gold & Silver Pawn Shop, or maybe at the nearest casino.


Americans Enjoy Saving More Than Spending

3:51 pm, May 13, 2014

At a time where interest rates have been historically unfavorable to savers, consumers have elected to adopt a more austere approach to their finances.


Checking Accounts Offering Higher Yield Than CDs

1:41 pm, May 05, 2014

If you're looking for a higher interest rate for your savings but don't want to tie your money up for months or years in CDs or bonds, you may want to take another ...


Are You Still Unbanked?

4:01 pm, April 29, 2014

If you are one of the consumers without a bank account, then look at the options advisable in the market and how you can get banked.


Millennials Keep High Balances in Checking Accounts

8:26 am, April 16, 2014

Millennials keep high balances in their checking accounts, surpassing that of Gen X-ers. What's the reason?


70 Million Americans Have No Emergency Savings

11:54 am, April 10, 2014

Nearly 70 million Americans have no emergency savings while nearly one in four people would run out of money in 30 days.


Do Millennials Really Want to Eliminate Banks?

8:54 am, April 01, 2014

While more Millennials are banking online, a majority still prefer to go inside a branch to make deposits and other tasks.

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