Get Everything You Need this Holiday Season

December 10, 2012

Can you feel the spirit of the Holiday season just around the corner? Do you want to spread Holiday cheer with gifts given in appreciation of all the joy you are feeling this year? Are you are thinking of buying that gorgeous Christmas tree and some of those wonderful Christmas decorations at the mall, but […]

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Top Reasons Why Credit Card Rewards are Not Redeemed

September 6, 2012

Redeem Your Rewards – You Have Earned Them Why would anyone throw away wonderful (and FREE) gift rewards? The funny thing is that every day millions of credit card consumers don’t take the time to contact their credit card companies to redeem reward points that are rightfully theirs. And guess what, the credit card companies are […]

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Comparing Student Credit Card Options

July 25, 2012

Although at one time students could receive credit cards without demonstrating the ability to pay back the loans, Federal credit laws have since limited credit card companies in issuing cards to individuals under 21 years of age. In most cases, if the student does not have a job with sufficient income to make the payments on […]

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Avoiding Common Credit Card Pitfalls

March 4, 2012

Credit Cards are a huge part of today’s financial world. Instead of paying for purchases with cash, many people opt to use the fantastic plastic which is today’s credit card. Consumers consider this to be a much more convenient way of shopping.. giving them the ability to manage their budgets, control their spending and pay one […]

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Annual Audit of Your Credit Cards

November 17, 2011

Since the holiday season is quickly bearing down upon us, it may be a good time to perform an annual audit of your credit cards. Auditing your credit cards means checking your interest rates, late payment fees, over-limit fees and your reward points. Performing this type of audit on an annual basis can help consumers […]

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Credit Card Strategies – Avoiding the Traps

September 10, 2011

Credit Card Strategies – How to Avoid the Dangers: Whether you love them or hate them, credit cards are pretty much an essential part of life.  By using them wisely you help build your good credit rating. A good credit rating will be extremely important throughout your life in obtaining a mortgage, an auto loan, or pretty much financing for any purpose. Not to mention the fact […]

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Airline Credit Cards – Earn Additional Rewards

July 15, 2011

Earn Airline Miles and Additional Rewards An airline credit card allows frequent flyers to earn frequent flyer miles or points and rewards by way of making purchases with their credit card. The accumulated points may then be redeemed for miles on one particular airline or on your choice of airlines, depending on the credit card […]

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No Fee Balance Transfer Offers Making a Comeback

July 6, 2011

Transfer a High Interest Balance to a Low Interest Credit Card and Save: Balance transfer credit cards are one of the simplest ways to save money on your credit card balances each and every month. If making your monthly minimum payments has become a little overwhelming, and if you have excellent credit.. then this option is the […]

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Citi® Diamond Preferred® Card

May 11, 2011

Citi® Diamond Preferred® Card Citibank currently has a couple of credit card offers available to consumers providing 0% interest for 18 months. This is an excellent opportunity to transfer your higher interest debt to the Citi® Diamond Preferred® Card saving money on interest charges for the next 18 months. For instance.. if you are transferring $5000 you will pay […]

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Chase Freedom® Visa – $100 Bonus Cash Back

March 18, 2011

Chase Freedom® Visa – $100 Bonus Cash Back Chase Bank currently has a credit card offer available to consumers providing 0% interest for 12 months on balance transfers* and 6 months on purchases. This is an excellent opportunity to transfer your higher interest debt to the Chase Freedom® Visa with $100 Bonus Cash Back and save money on interest charges for an entire […]

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Money Saved is Money Earned

January 17, 2011

I think all of our parents told us “A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned”.  That simple little saying has served me well throughout my lifetime. I am certainly not rich.. but I do make a decent living and manage my money well.  As a result.. I live much better than most other people in my income bracket. […]

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United Airlines and Continental Airlines Merger

November 16, 2010

Continental Airlines and United Airlines will be merging in the next year or so.  Although the new airline will keep the United Airlines name.. the planes will have the Continental Airlines signature blue and gold tail. As of this writing, they are still operating as separate entities until the issuance of a single operating certificate from […]

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