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Savings rates show a marked increase in certain states

Savings rates show a marked increase in certain states

A recent study from Market Rates Insight (MRI) discovered that a number of states have seen savings rates rise this year.

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Internet-only banks no longer have higher savings rates

Internet-only banks no longer have higher savings rates

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

A recent report noted that the higher-than-average savings rates commonly associated with online banking institutions may be a thing of the past. Read more

Posted in: CD Rates, Money Market Rates, Savings Rates


Savings rates to rise in 2011?

Savings rates to rise in 2011?

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

A recent report from MRI noted that competition between banks should intensify this year, as banks look to increase consumer deposits. Read more

Posted in: CD Rates, Money Market Rates, Savings Rates


Regional Vs. national banks: Which seem to be recovering faster?

Regional Vs. national banks: Which seem to be recovering faster?

Monday, April 4th, 2011

The level of bank recovery, national or regional, is directly dependent on job market and real estate recovery of the U.S. Read more

Posted in: Banking, CD Rates, Money Market Rates, Savings Rates


Consumers increase deposits to savings accounts

Consumers increase deposits to savings accounts

Friday, March 4th, 2011

Domestic consumer deposits for checking accounts, money market accounts and savings accounts increased in the fourth quarter of 2010. Read more

Posted in: CD Rates, Money Market Rates, Savings Rates


CDs, Money market accounts may not see returns soon

CDs, Money market accounts may not see returns soon

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

Despite recent positive economic news, interest rates on money market accounts and certificates of deposit may not rise for some time. Read more

Posted in: CD Rates, Money Market Rates, Savings Rates


New report suggests consumers should compare money market accounts

New report suggests consumers should compare money market accounts

Saturday, November 20th, 2010

While many investors typically utilize a mix of bonds and stocks in their portfolios, a new report suggests putting capital into money market accounts and money market funds could yield benefits. Read more

Posted in: Banking, Money Market, Money Market Rates


New report allows consumers to compare CD rates

New report allows consumers to compare CD rates

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

In October, CD rates suffered another decline according to a recent report by Market Rates Insight. Read more

Posted in: CD Rates, Checking Accounts, Money Market Rates, Savings Rates








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