Plenty of us overspend each month. Some of us overspend so much and so regularly that we end up with overwhelming credit card bills, missed loan payments, and black marks on our credit reports. One of the keys to gaining control over unhealthy spending habits is to recognize why you spend too...
Balance transfers can be a practical and effective way to tackle your credit card debt. Simply, you transfer your high-interest credit card debt to a card with a lower rate. This could be a card with a lower APR, or a card that offers a 0 percent promotional rate on balance transfers for a limited...
If you’re juggling multiple credit card balances and want to pay down your debt faster, it might be time to consolidate your debt. By merging your debts onto a balance transfer credit card, you can reduce the number of payments you’re making, save money on interest, and finally get rid...
The justices were puzzling over a state law about credit card swipe fees.
With signup bonuses up to 70,000 Delta Skymiles on their co-branded credit cards, now might be the time to apply for one of the Delta cards -- where will your SkyMiles take you?
As I wrote about a few days ago, the sign-up bonus on The Hyatt Credit Card is changing as of Thursday, June 29, 2017. The sign-up bonus on the card is presently two free nights valid at any Hyatt property in the world after spending...Show More Summary
30 Reasons NOW is the perfect time to go for the Delta AMEX Platinum card: Transfer Available Credit (err, what?)! Continue reading ? The post 30 Reasons NOW is the perfect time to go for the Delta AMEX Platinum card: Transfer Available Credit (err, what?)! appeared first on Renés Points.
Metro is giving an automatic credit to registered SmarTrip card holders this summer for any overcharges exceeding $2 between 2015 and 2017. [ more › ]
Two years ago we saw what I think may be the worst signup bonus in history, worse even than the stuffed animal you could get signup up for a JAL Mileage Bank credit card. Continue reading What’s the Worst Credit Card Signup Bonus Ever?...
The signup bonus for the Hyatt Credit Card changes June 29. Continue reading LAST CHANCE Earn 2 UNCAPPED Free Nights from Hyatt Visa...
In order to root out customers who just want to sign up for credit cards, pocket the bonus and move on, many people who have opened 5 or more new accounts within the previous 24 months don’t get approved for new Chase accounts. That's...Show More Summary
There are tons of really good limited time offers wrapping in the coming days, and I am getting an increasing number of questions about which one(s) to apply for before the deadlines. The correct answer to that question is always, it depends. Show More Summary
Pickpockets have been around since the dawn of money. A skilled pickpocketer can have relieved their victim of money, watch, passport, identification and credit cards and have moved on, before that person has noticed anyone is close to them. Show More Summary
As I first wrote about in early June, Chase announced their biggest ever sign-up bonuses on the Southwest Rapid Rewards® Premier Credit Card and Southwest Rapid Rewards® Plus Credit Card. While these were known to be limited time offers, at the time an end date for the promotion hadn't been given. Show More Summary
World-wide, credit card fraud and other scams cost the public billions of dollars. While credit card fraud is the clear leader in sheer volume of money lost, "regular scams" still result in a significant amount of money being lost each year.
Saturday: This Week's Ten Most Popular TaxProf Blog Posts Debt Collectors Urge Taxpayers To Raid 401(k)s, Use Credit Cards To Pay Delinquent Taxes Nice Twitter Milestone Sunday: Dean Breckinridge Tushingham (Soso State Law School) Named AALS President The Top Five New Tax Papers NY Times: Is Your God Dead?
The government is spying on most Americans through our computers, phones, cars, buses, streetlights, at airports and on the street, via mobile scanners and drones, through our credit cards and smart meters, televisions, dolls, and in...Show More Summary
A recap of the best posts & deals including the Hyatt credit card changes & how to get the best offer and a new app that promises great rebates at popular stores.
Yesterday I wrote about some big changes coming to the Hyatt credit card sign up offer. On June 29, 2017, the bonus offer is changing from 2 free nights to use at any Hyatt hotel worldwide to 40,000 Hyatt points. Everything else about the card is staying as is. Show More Summary
During my last application spree just 6 weeks ago I applied and was approved for the following cards: Citi: CitiBusiness AAdvantage Platinum Select (have this same card, but over 24 months in age) American Express: Hilton Honors Surpass...Show More Summary