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Visiting a new place can be a very different experience depending on your motivation for being there. If you’re seeing family or attending a conference, you may not see many of the sights or get to make your own plans. If you are on vacation, you can usually choose what [...]
Sat, Nov 01, 2014
Facebook Question: First Credit Card
Hey guys! We recently asked our Facebook followers to help answer a member’s question about his first credit card: “My credit card has a 26% interest rate and a $250 limit, which I used. I have the money to pay it off, but how should I go about it if I want [...]
Fri, Oct 31, 2014
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Fri, Oct 31, 2014
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The year is winding down, but it's not too late to make some money-saving tax moves. [...]
Fri, Oct 31, 2014
Source Bankrate
Chapter 13 bankruptcy, also called “reorganization” or “wage earner’s” bankruptcy, requires debtors to restructure their debts and create a three- to five-year repayment plan. Under this bankruptcy option, debtors must use their future income to pay off creditors partially or in full. The arrangement allows debtors to extend the payment [...]
Thu, Oct 30, 2014
Source Card Hub
When it comes to managing caregiving costs for a loved one among family members, credit cards can help, but only if everyone plays by the rules [...]
Thu, Oct 30, 2014
Join us for a field hearing on prepaid accounts in Wilmington, Delaware. The hearing will take place on Thursday, November 13 at 11 a.m. EST. More information about the event will follow. The hearing will feature remarks from Director Richard Cordray, as well as testimony from consumer groups, industry representatives, and [...]
Wed, Oct 29, 2014
Source Comsumer Finance
It's time, once again, for a look at the most unusual credit card crimes being reported by the media. So here we go… Ron Weasley and the credit card thief Various media outlets have reported that someone stole the credit… [...]
Fri, Aug 01, 2014
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