Posts by Jason Steele
Jun 07, 2012 - James is getting an advanced degree, and he also wants to advance his credit score. He's about to learn how a credit card can help buy a house!
Jun 06, 2012 - If you don't know about zero-percent balance transfer offers, that's OK. You're not alone. Here's a painless way to learn – and save.
Jun 04, 2012 - Are you looking to get the most domestic travel awards out of your credit card? Here's how.
Jun 01, 2012 - Mary enjoys reading our credit card makeovers. But can the solutions for others also work for her?
May 31, 2012 - Barb uses credit cards to earn travel rewards. Here's what she's doing, as well as a few tips that will get her where she's going faster.
May 29, 2012 - The Freedom card from Chase can offer 5 percent cash back on certain purchases. But is it right for you?
May 23, 2012 - This is one hotel card that allows you to earn a lot of points. But how valuable is this program?
May 22, 2012 - Some high-profile people have gotten in trouble for misusing company cards. Could you be next?
May 17, 2012 - Christine has been using sub-prime credit cards because she has no credit history. Bad idea. Here are some better ones – for her and you.
May 16, 2012 - This reader wanted to transfer old debts to new, lower interest credit cards. But after getting the new cards, she discovered the fees to transfer the balances were too high. Now she wants to cancel those and find better ones. But will all this shuffling hurt her credit score?
May 15, 2012 - Chase claims to offer the Ultimate Rewards. And they might be right. But are those rewards right for you?
May 10, 2012 - Leigh is comfortable with having a credit card from the same place he does all his banking. But is he giving up potential perks by doing so? Are you?
May 09, 2012 - A reader has just gone through Chapter 7 bankruptcy. How soon until she can apply for a credit card?
May 08, 2012 - Citi offers its version of a simple credit card. But sometimes simple can still be complicated. Is this card right for you?
May 04, 2012 - A reader always got the bank to lower her rate with a phone call...until now.