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My ISIS-Inspired Credit Freeze

Have you ever seen John Oliver’s Apple spoof? It’s hysterical but pretty effed up. I don’t think any of us are under the impression that  our personal information is safe.  We  all just ignore the uncomfortable truth, otherwise we’d ha...
by Brooklyn Bread on May 11, 2016

How to Save Money and Boost Your Credit Score With Business Credit Cards

Many people have racked up personal debt over the years by using their credit cards to pay for expenses. You may have planned on using your credit card temporarily to pay for a big ticket item or unexpected expense. But by carrying a balance on your...
by Debt Free Living Guru on May 11, 2016

Credit Card Hacks: Making the Most of Rewards Programs

About 33 percent of Americans have between one and four credit cards in their name, and approximately 167 million Americans are carrying a credit card at all times. However, are each of them reaping the benefits of swiping their cards? Credit card re...
by Debt Free Living Guru on May 9, 2016

New Rules Will Make It Harder to Get a Mortgage If You Carry a Credit Card Balance

Starting June 25 Fannie Mae introduces new rules to make it harder to get a mortgage if you carry a credit card balance. Basically, the new guidelines use trended credit data as a rating system to evaluate borrower’s ability to manage revolving...
by Personal Finance News on May 7, 2016

The Holy Trinity of Travel Credit Cards

People often ask how we can swing so much travel and I’m quick to tout the benefits of strategically chosen credit cards in making getaways more feasible. We literally save thousands of dollars per year on flights and accommodations, and i...
by The Traveling Scholar on May 2, 2016

PayPal and Visa Talk Partnership

When two large companies begin to do business together, people tend to pay attention. For instance, when a company as large as Kroger buys another company or begins doing business with Albertsons, people notice. There has been a buzz around two huge...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Apr 14, 2016

What to Do When You Forget to Pay a Bill

If you don’t pay your bill, your utility service might be shut off or you will be charged with late fees and interest on your credit cards. So it’s best to deal with the problem immediately. Kiplinger has some advice on what to do when yo...
by Personal Finance News on Apr 10, 2016

7 Debt Payoffs That Boost Your Credit Score the Most

Improving your credit score can save you money in the long run. The difference between a good credit score and a low score can cost thousands of dollars per year. That means you can accumulate more wealth during your lifetime by having a higher credi...
by Personal Finance News on Apr 9, 2016

I Couldn’t Care Less About My Credit Score

Prior to 3 weeks ago, I hadn’t seen my credit score in more than 12 years. I couldn’t care less about it. In fact, I don’t even need one. And yet this strange and mysterious number seems to loom over … Continue reading →...
by Go Curry Cracker! on Apr 8, 2016

NFC vs EMV Contactless Credit Cards

The distinction between technologies like EMV® chip-based contactless payment cards and NFC payments has become blurred. EMV contactless cards and NFC mobile payments share common features and represent a new wave of cross-functional payment applic...

2 Types of Contactless Credit or Debit Cards

2 Types of Contactless Credit or Debit cards: Contactless MSD cards are similar to magnetic stripe cards in terms of the data they share across the contactless interface. They are only distributed in the U.S. Payment occurs in a similar fashion to ma...

4 Best Cash Back Credit Cards

4 Best Cash Back Credit Cards – Many people prefer cash back rewards to other credit card perks such as frequent flyer miles.Comparing different credit cards for bad credit is also an important... Visit my Website for full links: www.androidsm...
by Androidsmarttech Blog on Mar 26, 2016

5 ways thieves steal your credit card data

See how fraudsters can hijack your credit card without pilfering your plastic.
by MetsCitiBlog on Mar 24, 2016

Learning About Cash Back Credit Cards: Good or Bad Idea?

Learning About Cash Back Credit Cards: Good or Bad Idea?Getting a credit card that offers cash back always sounds like a good idea.  What could be better than getting cash back on all the purchases that you make with your credit card?  It s...
by betta-fish.com on Mar 20, 2016

Credit Card Company That You Can Trust: Chase

Credit Card Company That You Can Trust: ChaseIf you are looking for a credit card company to give your business to, but are unsure of which one to choose, then you may want to consider Chase.  They are known for being one of the best credit card...
by betta-fish.com on Mar 20, 2016

Choosing a Credit Card In the UK

Choosing a Credit Card In the UKCredit card companies are all over the world and so are credit cards.  Some of the credit card companies only offer cards to a specific country or region that they are in.  If you live in the UK, then you mig...
by betta-fish.com on Mar 20, 2016

Tips To Apply For A Credit Card

Tips To Apply For A Credit CardFilling out a credit card application is just like filling out a job application-everyone needs some tips to use so that they get approved.If your credit is bad, then it may be a little more difficult to get a credit ca...
by betta-fish.com on Mar 20, 2016

Getting Out and Staying Out of Credit Card Debt

Getting Out and Staying Out of Credit Card DebtCredit card debt is a major cause of over one million bankruptcies each year.  The reason is that many people get a credit card without researching and reading the fine print.  By the time annu...
by betta-fish.com on Mar 20, 2016

Create and Maintain a Budget

Create and Maintain a Budget  The first step to avoiding the troubles of financial debt is to create and maintain a budget.  It’s not as intimidating as it sounds, don’t worry.       First off,  create a list of...
by betta-fish.com on Mar 20, 2016

Watch The Ball!

Watch The Ball!  This phrase is often repeated in nearly every sport – keep your eye on the ball.  It applies to golf too!  If you do not watch the ball, then the chance that you will hit it is very slim!  Keep your eyes focused...
by betta-fish.com on Mar 20, 2016


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