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How Important Is It To Have A Credit Card?

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Many of us may take credit cards for granted. Learn just how important it is to have a credit card. Also read about who shouldn't have a credit card.


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Three Things to Watch Out for When Applying for a Store Credit Card

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A store-specific credit card may seem like a great idea when you’re looking for a deal at checkout time, but these cards aren’t always the best option when it comes to your finances. Here are three issues you need to watch out for


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Lufthansa Credit Card Review: A Solid Rewards Card to Consider

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The Lufthansa credit card is a great card to consider if you travel internationally. read my Lufthansa credit card review to see how you could benefit.


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4 Hidden Credit Card Perks and Benefits that Consumers Should Know

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Credit cards make us paranoid at times. We typically associate negative connotations to these plastic cards: never ending monthly payments, compounding interest, and a lifetime of debt among others. There are also perks and benefits credit cards offer, however, that can make
Read more at http://www.saveonmoney.org/2014/02/4-hidden-credit-card-perks-and-benefi...


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Is Taking Your Credit Card on Holiday a Smart Idea?

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We all know the feeling of packing a suitcase for a holiday and agonising over what to take. It can be a frustrating experience, can’t it?

Are those fluorescent yellow Bermuda shorts going to be a hit on the beach, will you really use your hair straighteners over there and is all of that sun cream really necessary for a week? These are some of the classic questions we all ask ourselves before a holiday but what about the money issue?

The old approach of taking a mixture of cash and traveller’s cheques is no longer the best idea for many people. With most of us now owning at least one credit card it is now worth considering what the benefits are to taking one of these cards away on holiday.


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4 Everyday Fees That May Be Keeping You In Debt

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Fees are often a profit center for financial institutions and service providers. Don't believe it? In 2012, banks collected $32 billion in overdraft fees. Find out more about the most common fees, and how to avoid them.


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End of January 2014 Debt Repayment Update

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One of my 14 for 2014 goals was to pay $20,000 towards my student loan debt by the end of the year. For all you number nerds out there, that’s an average of $1,666/month. Challenging, but doable right???


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Sears Credit Card Review: Not Enough Perks To Make It Worthwhile

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One of the ways that stores encourage you to buy high-priced items is with the promise of special financing. Sears is no different, here's their two options.


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4 Mistakes That Can Drag Down Your Credit Score

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Credit scoring has become big business. Here are some of the mistakes that can drag down your credit.


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Watch Out: Medical Lines of Credit Can Damage Your Credit

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Before you decide to finance your health care costs, make sure you understand what’s really helping.


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