Jeffrey Trull

Jeffrey Trull is a freelance writer and blogger with a passion for helping others pay down debt, save money, and spend on what they love. In addition to Money Talks News, his work is featured on MSN Money, MainStreet, Business Insider, and He also writes on his personal site,


Tricks of the Trade: Contractors

Every business has tricks of the trade: techniques to make more by getting you to pay more. Whether you’re rebuilding after Superstorm Sandy or doing a simple bathroom remodel, knowing the tricks of the construction trade will keep you from getting nailed.

Tricks of the Trade: Credit Cards

Every business has tricks of the trade, and credit cards are no exception. Learning the techniques purveyors of plastic use to separate you from your money will make you a smarter consumer.