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Graduates with bachelor's degrees from these state schools see the biggest return on their college investment, according to a report from PayScale. [...]
Thu, Mar 05, 2015
Source Personal finance news – CNNMoney.com
Credit cards can be tricky, and it's common for people to make mistakes when using them. The key is to learn from these mistakes and to avoid making them again. With that in mind, we've compiled a list of the most common credit card mistakes to help you learn from [...]
Thu, Mar 05, 2015
Source Card Hub
holiday debt
Outstanding credit card debt increased by $29.2 billion from November to December 2014, reflecting the typical spending frenzy that comes during the holiday season (for comparison, it jumped only $8.2 billion from October to November, according to Federal Reserve data). Of course, a surge in credit card debt is something [...]
Thu, Mar 05, 2015
Source Credit.com
New York Times personal finance columnist and "The Opposite of Spoiled" author Ron Lieber touts the benefits of teaching financial decision-making at an early age [...]
Wed, Mar 04, 2015
Source CreditCards.com
It's tempting to revolve a balance on a zero interest card, but it could hurt your credit score. [...]
Tue, Mar 03, 2015
Source Bankrate
Join us for a Credit Union Advisory Council meeting with Director Cordray on Thursday, March 12 from 3 to 5 p.m. EST. During this meeting we will discuss the role of credit unions in cultivating consumer financial education and financial capability. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Auditorium 1275 First Street NE Washington, D.C. 2002 Washington, [...]
Fri, Feb 27, 2015
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 [...] [...]
Fri, Aug 01, 2014
Source Card Ratings