4 Credit Cards for the Not-So-Frequent Flier

Credit Cards

4 Credit Cards for the Not-So-Frequent Flier

4 Credit Cards for the Not-So-Frequent Flier

Picking out the perfect rewards credit card is an important decision. You want to make sure the card you choose is going to get good use and provide value. Someone that doesn’t do very much traveling, probably won’t have a lot of use for a credit card that rewards airline miles or hotel points. If... Read More

6 Ways to Hack Your Holiday Bills

Personal Finance

6 Ways to Hack Your Holiday Bills

6 Ways to Hack Your Holiday Bills

The holidays represent a celebration of faith and a fun time with family, yet they’re far from cheap. After buying for your kids, your relatives and holiday get-togethers galore, it’s easy to start the new year with an empty wallet. The National Retail Federation (NRF) predicts the average consumer will spend $935.58 on holiday gifts this year.... Read More

3 Simple Steps to Leasing a Car

Auto Loans

3 Simple Steps to Leasing a Car

3 Simple Steps to Leasing a Car

Shopping for a car is overwhelming. Not only must we choose between new or used, decide on a make and model, and sort through safety features and trim packages, but then we need to decide how to pay for it. If you’ve got the cash to pay for your car in full up front, it... Read More

4 Invitation-Only Credit Cards

Credit Cards

4 Invitation-Only Credit Cards

4 Invitation-Only Credit Cards

If you have reasonably good credit and a steady income, credit cards aren’t usually that difficult to come by. In fact, you may be throwing credit card offers out with the rest of your junk mail on a regular basis. (Actually, we hope you’re shredding them so you don’t put yourself at risk for identity... Read More

4 Credit Cards for Foodies

Credit Cards

4 Credit Cards for Foodies

4 Credit Cards for Foodies

If you’re a credit card reward junkie, no matter if it’s cash back or travel rewards, then you know the importance of using the best credit card to maximize each purchase. Frequently dining out can be expensive, but earning bonus credit card points can help make things easier, especially if you are traveling and forced... Read More

8 Things to Buy After Thanksgiving

Personal Finance

8 Things to Buy After Thanksgiving

8 Things to Buy After Thanksgiving

When it comes to shopping, the days and weeks after Thanksgiving are unparalleled. You have the twin massive discount days of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. You have the seasonal Fall items going on massive sale to make way for the holidays. And you have discounts on things people might buy that aren’t necessarily linked... Read More

10 Things That Don’t Affect Your Credit Scores

Credit Score

10 Things That Don’t Affect Your Credit Scores

10 Things That Don’t Affect Your Credit Scores

You may know that things like bankruptcies and maxing out your credit cards can have an effect on your credit scores. And you also probably know your credit benefits when you pay your credit card statements on time and limit the number of inquiries made on your credit. You may have even heard that those student... Read More

Are Those Online Political Petitions Safe?

Identity Theft

Are Those Online Political Petitions Safe?

Are Those Online Political Petitions Safe?

Unless you live on a desert island with a volleyball named Wilson, you’ve probably seen more than a few political petitions in the wake of the 2016 election. The issues are as various as the people circulating them, which is why I began to wonder: Are they safe? The answer: Yes and no. It doesn’t... Read More

How to Holiday Shop When You Have Student Loan Debt

Students

How to Holiday Shop When You Have Student Loan Debt

How to Holiday Shop When You Have Student Loan Debt

Many of today’s millennials are burdened by heavy student loan debt that can lead to emotional and financial stress over the holiday shopping season. According to a 2016 survey from research agency TNS and Citizens Bank, adults between the ages of 18 and 35 have an average of $41,286.60 in student loan debt. That kind... Read More

Can I Open a Credit Card for My Kid?

Credit Cards

Can I Open a Credit Card for My Kid?

Can I Open a Credit Card for My Kid?

When your children are young, it can be impossible to imagine entrusting them with a credit card. Yet eventually, they’ll reach the age where they will need to make their own purchases without you. It could be a movie ticket, lunch with friends, or a few items on your grocery list, but the time will... Read More

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