Bankrate (https://www.bankrate.com/), founded in 1976 by Robert K. Heady as a print publisher of the “Bank Rate Monitor”, provides consumers with personal finance editorial content, including mortgages, credit cards, personal loans, and others.
Bankrate’s experience has fueled its reputation as the premier financial authority. The reviews, guides and educational content have been developed by leading personal finance experts.
Bankrate connects nearly 3 million consumers with new financial institutions annually. This site make it easy to compare rates on mortgages, personal loans, savings account, CDs, credit cards and other financial products. It pinpoints the best prequalified offers in seconds and provide next steps to help the consumer capitalizes on them — all while protecting privacy, personal information and credit score.
Bankrate also offers more than 200 financial calculators to help consumers easily estimate the monthly mortgage payments, manage monthly budget, build a retirement plan and much more. It provides insider access to the best financial tools and content when consumers sign up for a free Bankrate account. With suite of personal finance tools, consumers can connect the bank, credit card and loan accounts to monitor all of the savings and debts in one convenient place.