Archive for 'Credit & Debt'
Jan 28, 2013 - ATMs can be used to rip off customers if a criminal tampers with them. Here's what to do.
Jan 25, 2013 - President Obama isn't done wrangling with Republicans over consumer rights, and wants Richard Cordray to stay.
Jan 25, 2013 - A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the Web. This week: becoming financially aware, money lies, the impact of bad credit, types of property ownership, and “no spend” days.
Jan 24, 2013 - Is 790 great or just OK? That depends on who's scoring you.
Jan 24, 2013 - A 2009 law has saved consumers billions in harsh fees over the past few years.
Jan 24, 2013 - Are there any credit cards for travelers without fees? Yes!
Jan 23, 2013 - Paramedics have to work fast, and yet they never run. There's a reason, and the same logic applies when you're out to destroy debt.
Jan 22, 2013 - And they may be so buried in the fine print you've never heard of them.
Jan 22, 2013 - Becky recently graduated with $126,000 in student loan debt. This is no way to start out in life – what are her options?
Jan 22, 2013 - The Capital One Spark Miles Select for Business card allows small businesses and sole proprietors to earn 1.5 miles in Capital One's program for each dollar spent.
Jan 21, 2013 - One of my fellow personal finance bloggers is on a mission: destroy $10 million in debt during the next 90 days. Got some debt you'd like to shed?
Jan 18, 2013 - A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the Web. This week: online safety, Social Security misconceptions, natural disasters not covered in your homeowners policy, debt consolidation tips, and mistakes to avoid when selling your home.
Jan 17, 2013 - These newlyweds don't have a credit card, but feel they might need one for travel. Should they leave home without it, or take one along and risk starting their life together in debt?
Jan 17, 2013 - It's easy to forget that taking on excessive debt – and continuously spending more than you earn – greatly reduces the wealth you can accumulate down the road.
Jan 15, 2013 - This reader would like to have a budget, but like lots of self-employed Americans, doesn't have a steady income. Here are three steps to take control of your financial future with irregular earnings.