Archive for 'Credit & Debt'
Apr 02, 2012 - Ever been burned when you couldn't redeem your frequent flier miles for the rewards you'd been promised? Maybe you should avoid the airlines altogether.
Mar 29, 2012 - A reader finds a zero-percent balance transfer offer that looks too good to be true. But is it? Or is there an even better option out there?
Mar 28, 2012 - They're called "zero-percent promotional balance transfers," and they can save you money – or they can drive you deeper into debt. Here's the story.
Mar 28, 2012 - No one likes to be hounded by debt collectors. And when it's over your credit card debt, it can get even more complicated. Here's how it works, and what you can do about it.
Mar 26, 2012 - Somebody in China stole my debit card number and ripped me off for $474.01. I got my money back – and I have tips to help you keep yours.
Mar 23, 2012 - For nearly 10 years, we've all been able to get free credit reports. But we still can't see our credit scores without paying for the privilege. It's time to fight for that right – here's how you can help.
Mar 20, 2012 - We've all seen the ads: Protect your credit for just $9.95 a month! Worth the money? Here are three reasons why it's not.
Mar 15, 2012 - Justin Bieber can teach you a lot about smart financial moves that look stupid at first.
Mar 15, 2012 - Paying your taxes with a credit card means paying big fees. So why am I doing it? Because this year, I come out ahead.
Mar 14, 2012 - Tired of earning next to nothing on your savings? Meet someone making 13 percent by simply doing what the bank does.
Mar 13, 2012 - Why would you pay interest on a credit card balance when you can transfer to a card with a zero-percent promotional rate?
Mar 12, 2012 - Most credit cards come with complex terms and conditions, not to mention punishing fees. Here are five cards that get back to basics with simple terms, few fees, and low rates.
Mar 09, 2012 - Federal law limits the charge for a credit report to a maximum of $11. But that doesn't do you much good if the companies providing it hide the cheapest option behind a wall of up-sell.
Mar 08, 2012 - The only thing better than traveling for vacation is doing it free. Choose one of these cards to get where you're going faster.
Mar 07, 2012 - Looking for a credit card? Sign up for the latest promotion from Capital One and you can get a statement credit of up to $1,000.