The Twitter Guide to Getting Debt-Free

Managing Debt

The Twitter Guide to Getting Debt-Free

The Twitter Guide to Getting Debt-Free

To help consumers start the New Year with a positive attitude, we teamed up with Yahoo Finance for a Twitter chat about debt, talking about common issues and answering participants’ answers. The topic stemmed from a Credit.com survey, Americans and Credit Card Debt, which showed that a lot of adults want to focus on chipping... Read More

18 Money Experts You Should Follow on Twitter

Personal Finance

18 Money Experts You Should Follow on Twitter

18 Money Experts You Should Follow on Twitter

Social media is a great way to stay informed about the world around you, and the realm of personal finance is no different. The best social networking site for breaking news and updates is Twitter, where you can amass followers and peek into the insights of journalists, celebrities and financial advisers alike. Here are a... Read More

Join Us for a Chat: How to Avoid the Medical Debt Trap

Managing Debt

Join Us for a Chat: How to Avoid the Medical Debt Trap

Join Us for a Chat: How to Avoid the Medical Debt Trap

If you’ve had a medical bill in the past year then you could be facing future credit troubles —and not even know it. We’ve been surprised by the large number of our users who have contacted us recently, looking for guidance after their credit has taken a hit because of medical bills, sometimes as small as a $20... Read More

American Express Launches Twitter Payment Method

Credit Cards

American Express Launches Twitter Payment Method

American Express Launches Twitter Payment Method

[Update: Some offers mentioned below have expired. For current terms and conditions, please see card agreements. Disclosure: Cards from our partners are mentioned below.] These days, credit card issuers are always on the lookout for new ways to engage cardholders and get them to use their accounts to make purchases, and now one of the best-known... Read More

The Best Mortgage Advice on Twitter

Mortgages

The Best Mortgage Advice on Twitter

The Best Mortgage Advice on Twitter

Mortgage advice is hard to fit into 140 characters, but these experts, commentators and news outlets are doing their best to keep their followers informed. Below, we round up five of our favorite mortgage tweeters and explain what they each bring to the table. To follow them, simply click on their handle below. @AOLrealestate Sample... Read More

Twitter Hashtags Credit Card Customers Should Know

Credit Cards

Twitter Hashtags Credit Card Customers Should Know

Twitter Hashtags Credit Card Customers Should Know

[Update: Some offers mentioned below have expired. For current terms and conditions, please see card agreements. Disclosure: Cards from our partners are mentioned below.] Following your credit card issuer definitely has some benefits. Oftentimes, the social network is the best place to learn about exclusive offers, discounts or new promotions an issuer is rolling out.... Read More

What @NeedaDebitCard Says About Our Credit Knowledge

Identity Theft

What @NeedaDebitCard Says About Our Credit Knowledge

What @NeedaDebitCard Says About Our Credit Knowledge

The financial Twitter-sphere exploded with the news Monday that someone had created a handle to expose the many Americans that tweet pictures of their debit and credit cards. The account, @NeedaDebitCard, started retweeting status updates in late May with the message of “Please quit posting pictures of your debit cards, people.” So far, the feed... Read More

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