Avoiding Lifestyle Inflation

Some great advice from the Society of Grownups' Karen Carr via Credit Karma: Keep track of your personal finances. Have a vision and a goal for your personal lifestyle. Look at the bottom line - think about your income post-taxes/commitments. These three tips are simple...

Love Discount Rides? Uber Reward Program: Visa Local Offers

Uber Reward Program
If you are an Uber passenger with a Visa credit card, you can now sign up for a reward program that offers 10% back from Whole Foods, Regal Cinemas, Walgreens, and many local restaurants and bars. Participants in Visa Local Offers with Uber sign up...

High Credit Card Bills Aren’t The End Of The World

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High credit card bills aren’t the end of the world. They might seem stressful, but there are steps you can take. Remember: You aren’t fighting the credit card debt problem alone. Lots of people, believe it or not, have worse credit card debt problems compared...

Consolidating Credit Card Debt

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If you’re paying credit card debt across multiple cards, it might be a smart idea to consolidate your credit card debt. Consolidating credit card debt requires getting a loan that pays off your credit card debt, and you then pay off the loan instead....

Why November Is The Best Month To Sign Up For An Airline Credit Card

A new NerdWallet study says November is the best time to sign up for a travel rewards credit card. 24/7 Wall St.'s Paul Ausick said this is for the following reasons: Because November is the off-season for travel (with the exception of family travel for...