December 3, 2014
My wife makes a lot more in salary than I do. At least that is the story that our salaries would tell you. However, she does not get a bonus, no health benefits, no stock options, no 401(k) match, no dependent-care match, no disability insurance...
July 16, 2014
Whether they do it online, through texting tactics or by stealing your wallet the old-fashioned way, identity thieves are constantly concocting new cons.
One reason card companies are working hard to detect credit card fraud after the fact...
March 10, 2014
Almost no one starts reading about finance for pleasure. That would be like jumping into a pit full of venomous snakes just for kicks. Well… some people do that, but they're crazy, and there's a reason why there aren't very many of them. It's...
January 30, 2014
While most people have been banking and paying bills online for more than a decade, a growing percentage are starting to use technology to analyze their expenses and investments and correct any problems to help...
September 26, 2013
It doesn't matter how many times you transfer credit, or what introductory APR you can find. If you are spending more money on a regular basis than you are earning, your debt will continue to worsen until...
September 12, 2013
In the race for class president, these days Coverdell ESAs are the runner-up next to the increasingly popular 529 plan. But the race for class...
April 30, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Smartphone users are just getting used to issuing voice demands to make phone calls, get directions or ask for dining-out options.
Now mobile phone users...
April 21, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Alpesh Chokshi has a money-saving tip for you, but the big surprise is the source: While Chokshi is a senior executive with American Express, a card long...
April 6, 2013
NEW YORK (LowCards.com) — More consumers are turning to their phones to take care of their banking needs, according to data from the Federal Reserve.
A late-November study,...
March 4, 2013
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With nearly half of the $10 trillion in bank deposits in the U.S. concentrated in the top five banks, it...