Forgot to send a card or order flowers for Mother's Day on Sunday? Not to worry. There's still time to check out Mom's bank.

As a token of love and concern, Bauer Financial Reports suggests children investigate whether their mothers' banks are safe and sound by visiting the Coral Gables, Fla., company's Web site. Bauer rates banks on a five-star system, with five stars signifying "superior" and one star indicating the bank is "troubled."

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