Latest Articles by James

Best Cash Management Accounts in May 2022
You may have read about cash management accounts. They go by a variety of names: hybrid checking, hybrid accounts, cash management vehicles. Like many consumer financial products, readers may be a bit unclear about how these accounts actually work — and to start, note that they are very different than ... Continue Reading
May 6, 2022
10 Best No-Penalty CD Rates in 2022
CDs, or certificates of deposit, work under an easy-to-understand premise: You agree to place your money with a bank or credit union for a set amount of time, during which it will earn interest. At the end of the period, you get your money back plus a nice chunk of ... Continue Reading
April 14, 2022
Top 5 Second Chance Bank Accounts
Some banks don’t like giving second chances to customers who have less-than-stellar financial histories, especially since it could expose them to expensive risks. A record of bounced checks or debit card overdrafts could easily lock you out of the conveniences of modern banking. Fortunately, banks also like making money, and ... Continue Reading
April 14, 2022