Category Archives: credit card

3 Questions to Ask Before Paying Credit Cards with a Home Equity Loan

By , Posted on Apr 22, 2016
Budgeting Debt. Saving Money credit card

When it comes to paying off credit card debt you may think it’s wise to do so by any means necessary, including tapping into your home equity. Often times getting a home equity loan can seem like a relatively cheap source of money at your disposal. However, by doing so you can be putting your...

Continue Reading Budgeting Debt. Saving Money credit card

Understanding Credit Card Interest

By , Posted on Mar 25, 2016
Budgeting Debt. credit card

We’re all familiar with credit cards and at one point or another the odds are that we’ve all had, or will have, at least one. Unfortunately, if we aren’t careful and don’t do our research then we could end up getting ourselves into trouble with those cards. Believe it or not, over spending on a...

Continue Reading Budgeting Debt. credit card

With The Holidays Over, The Debt Has Begun

By , Posted on Jan 02, 2015
Budgeting Debt. Saving Money credit card credit cards credit card debt

For many Americans, January is the most dreaded month for receiving credit card statements. If you have made the unfortunate mistake of giving your credit cards an extreme workout over the Holiday Season, you are about to start feeling the consequences of your spending actions. Early in December, thirty-eight percent of all consumers said they...

Continue Reading Budgeting Debt. Saving Money credit card credit cards credit card debt

Is a Prepaid Credit Card a Good Idea?

By , Posted on Dec 29, 2014
Debt. Saving Money credit card credit card debt

Photo Credit: reynermedia via Compfight cc Prepaid credit and debit cards have no doubt gained popularity in America.  Offering the look and function of a bank debit card without the bank. Americans spent about $65 billion on prepaid debit cards in 2012 according to CNBC, and that number has risen each year since. For many,...

Continue Reading Debt. Saving Money credit card credit card debt

Questions? Enter Your Details

We’ll Call You

We value your privacy and your information is confidential. Check our Privacy Policy.
Top-Rated Nonprofit
(5 of 5 stars)