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Catherine New

Prepaid Cards Offer Highest Savings Rates With A Catch

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine New | Posted 06.06.2012 | Money

The best savings accounts might not be where you think -- not at a bank or credit union but at institutions known for charging fees rather than making...

Rather Than Aiding Economy, Low Interest Rates Hurt Savers

AP | By PAUL WISEMAN | Posted 10.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Super-low interest rates haven't done what they usually do after a recession. They haven't ignited economic growth or revived the home m...

We Need a Rehab Program for Spenders

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

The nation's economic system has also gotten addicted to shopping.To turn the economy around, Americans need to find a spender's version of rehab.

Fed Cut Is Bad News For Savers

USA Today | Barbara Hagenbaugh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Fed's cut is good news for borrowers but bad for savers. Lenders cut the prime rate, the benchmark for many home-equity loans. Credit card rates ...