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Whether you're trying to improve your financial situation or managing the finances of an entire family, understanding the basic principles of major personal finance subjects will help you make the best decisions with your money and grow your wealth.

Paying off debt, building credit, saving for Retirement -- there are so many areas of finance that are deeply personal.

Personal finance includes opening a savings account, investing in the stock market, or being knowledgeable about the best way to take out a home or auto loans and requires the right information in order to make the most out of your money.Simply put, our site was created to make navigating through the world of finance easier

GOBankingRates is the fastest growing financial news network online today, where anyone can get the latest economic analysis and forecasting on a variety of financial topics, from an array of financial sources, experts and contributors.

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In addition to what's current in the financial world, GOBankingRates is the number one source for finding the best interest rate offered by our trusted partners, banks and credit unions across the country. By having first-hand knowledge of interest rates today, straight from us to you, you can decide what direction you take your saving and spending.

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