Savings

What Is a High-Yield Savings Account?

High-yield savings accounts can pay upwards of 200 times more interest than a standard savings account. Here's how they work (and how you can open one today).

Is Putting Money in a CD Worth It?

You'll earn better interest, if you can deal with having your money locked up for months or years.

4 Reasons to Skip a 529 Plan

These tax-deferred savings accounts aren't always the best way to build a college nest egg