The latest from Randall Smith

- by USA Today

November housing starts highest since Feb. 2008

Housing starts in November cracked an annual rate above 1 million, the second month that’s happened this year. By Julie Schmit, USA TODAY Housing starts rose almost 23% ...

- by U.S. News

Finding the best bank for your needs

Bank accounts aren’t one size fits all. Here’s how to find the best one for you By KIMBERLY PALMER Savings and checking accounts come in more sizes and ...

- by NAFCU Newsroom

CPI unchanged in November

Consumer prices were unchanged in November as energy price declines offset other increases, said NAFCU Research Assistant Doug Christman. For the 12-month period, overall consumer price index growth was 1....

- by Credit Union Magazine

‘Gen Y’ effect drives mobile bill payment

The number of bill payment users doubled from 2012 to 2013, survey shows. By Bill Merrick Generation Y consumers are increasingly responsible for paying bills and they prefer to use ...

- by DailyFinance

8 foolproof ways to grow your savings

Wish you had a financial game plan tailored to your priorities, lifestyle, hopes and dreams? You can start with this sneak peek excerpt from “Financially Fearless: The LearnVest Program ...