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Milk Your Credit Card Rewards Without Spending a Dime
Mar 31

Milk Your Credit Card Rewards Without Spending a Dime

Collecting points, bonuses, and other rewards by using a rewards credit card can be exciting, fun, and addicting. However, there are many ways to rack up the points without making extra purchases, whether you’re looking for cash back, travel miles, or other perks.

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6 Ways Your Tax Preparer Knows You’re Lying
Mar 29

6 Ways Your Tax Preparer Knows You’re Lying

Is Homeownership a Smart Investment Again? Key Takeaways From Warren Buffet’s Annual Letter to Shareholders Americans Are Borrowing More to Buy Cards, But Should They Be? Jesus of Nazareth told His followers during the height of the Roman Empire to render unto Caesar the taxes that were levied upon them. Two thousand years later, many

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Bank of America to Shut Down Online Shopping Rewards Program
Mar 28

Bank of America to Shut Down Online Shopping Rewards Program

Bank of America has decided to discontinue its Add It Up program, which rewards card customers with extra cash back when they shop through partnered online retailers, in an effort to bolster participation in the BankAmeriDeals program.

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What to Do After Hitting Your Daily ATM Withdrawal Limit
Mar 26

What to Do After Hitting Your Daily ATM Withdrawal Limit

Being able to access an automated teller machine (ATM) when strapped for cash may seem like a major convenience. But, when a situation requires a larger amount of cash, your account’s ATM withdrawal limit could prevent you from getting the money that you need.

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How Capital One’s Credit Tracker Tool Educates Customers
Mar 25

How Capital One’s Credit Tracker Tool Educates Customers

Launched today, Capital One consumer credit card customers now have access to the new Credit Tracker tool, which offers a TransUnion credit score and allows customers to gain a deeper understanding of various components that make up this score.

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4 Fabulous Credit Card Perks All Cardowners Should Know About

4 Fabulous Credit Card Perks All Cardowners Should Know About

There are numerous benefits to having and using a credit card — you can charge purchases to pay later, access a 24/7 log of all your credit card transactions to track your spending, carry less cash, and earn rewards for your credit card use. 

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SunTrust Bank to Raise Out-of-Network ATM Fees
Mar 24

SunTrust Bank to Raise Out-of-Network ATM Fees

SunTrust announced its plan to hike the fee for using out-of-network ATM from $2 to $2.50. According to the updates fee of schedule, the fee increase will be in effect from May 1, 2014 for all withdrawals, balance inquiry, or transfer from a non-SunTrust ATM machine within the U.S.

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American Express Platinum Card Gets New Wi-Fi, Security Screening Benefits
Mar 21

American Express Platinum Card Gets New Wi-Fi, Security Screening Benefits

American Express launched two new benefits for customers who have the prestigious Platinum Card. This coming June, cardmembers will receive complimentary Wi-Fi access through Boingo and a new statement credit for the TSA’s pre-screening program.

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Citibank to Raise Out-of-Network ATM Fees

Citibank to Raise Out-of-Network ATM Fees

Citibank announced that it will raise the fee for using out-of-network ATM. According to their updated fee schedule, the fee for any withdrawal at a non-Citibank ATM will increase from $2 to $2.50 per transaction. In addition, you will be responsible for any fees charged by the ATM operator.

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The 12 Worst Financial Slogans

The 12 Worst Financial Slogans

Financial companies are among the richest and most powerful establishments in the world — yet some of them have horrible advertising slogans. An effective slogan expresses an idea or a purpose of what it is representing in a terse yet powerful way, enough to stay on your mind long after you come across it. Four

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