Credit program established to reduce new WVSA stormwater fee Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
More rain barrels, vegetation and green roofs are expected to crop up in the Wyoming Valley in coming years as property owners try to reduce a new stormwater ...
Will paying off debt hurt my credit score? MarketWatch
Paying off non-credit card debt early may actually make you less creditworthy, according to scoring models.
Greenwich selectmen to vote on property tax credits for seniors Greenwich Time
GREENWICH ‚ÄĒ A property tax credit for Greenwich seniors who own their homes is up for approval again ‚ÄĒ a benefit that can save some elderly residents ...
Tesla puts more cars on sale to maximize $7,500 EV tax credit Engadget
Tesla really, really wants to be sure buyers can make the most of the full $7500 EV tax credit before it's cut in half for the company in 2019. Elon Musk has...
Marc A. Hebert: Credit freezes, fraud alerts important tools to control your credit report - The Union Leader
Marc A. Hebert: Credit freezes, fraud alerts important tools to control your credit report The Union Leader
In May of 2018 Congress passed the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act, which included changes to credit rules that benefit the ...
Suspects on the loose after robbing credit union in Marshall WKOW
Dane County Communications said the Avestar Credit Union was robbed this morning in Marshall. Dane County Communications said the Avestar Credit Union ...
Teen robbed at gunpoint, forced to drive to credit union for money Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
Madison police are investigating after a teenager said he was robbed at gunpoint then forced to drive to a credit union to withdraw money for the robbers.
Illinois basketball notes: 'Credit to Illinois' Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
CHAMPAIGN ‚ÄĒ Steve Forbes didn't want to make any excuses for what went down Saturday at State Farm Center.He said as much at the end of his first ...
Credit card skimmers targeting South Sound caught on camera | KIRO-TV KIRO Seattle
Credit card skimmers are targeting ATMs in the South Sound from Auburn to Thurston County. Surveillance cameras have caught two pairs of thieves installing ...
What to do when you're mad at your credit card company Los Angeles Times
A single missed credit card payment leads to an unpleasant encounter with the card company. What to do next? Not cancel your card in a snit, because you lose ...
The best credit cards for holiday shopping CNBC
By using a credit card that offers cash back and protects your purchases against damages, you can save a lot of money this holiday season. Here are some of ...
GM fights to retain tax credit for electric cars Huntington Herald Dispatch
WASHINGTON ‚ÄĒ General Motors is fighting to retain a valuable tax credit for electric vehicles as the nation's largest automaker contends with the political fallout ...
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is Charles Martinet‚Äôs 100th credit as Mario Polygon
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, which launched Dec. 5, marks the 100th time Charles Martinet has portrayed Mario in a video game, according to Guinness World ...
West Chester hotel thief a good tipper Hamilton Journal News
Someone charged $2500 on a fake credit card at the West Chester Hilton Garden Inn.
May we help you buy your Christmas tree? Credit union surprises shoppers OCRegister
Some visitors to the Christmas Tree House in Costa Mesa on Saturday, Dec. 15, were prohibited by manager Kelly Corbin from purchasing trees off the lot.
I want to marry my boyfriend, but he has $25,000 in credit-card debt and leads a financially reckless lifestyle - MarketWatch
I want to marry my boyfriend, but he has $25,000 in credit-card debt and leads a financially reckless lifestyle MarketWatch
This woman feels caught between her love for her boyfriend and his love for buying stuff on credit.
AmEx Platinum cardholders can potentially get the $200 airline fee credit twice in their first year ‚ÄĒ here's how - Business Insider
AmEx Platinum cardholders can potentially get the $200 airline fee credit twice in their first year ‚ÄĒ here's how Business Insider
You can get the AmEx Platinum airline fee credit twice in your first year when you open the card now. It's possible to double-dip, or even triple-dip.
State Farm Bank Sanctioned Over Handling Of Credit Reports WGLT News
State Farm Bank has been ordered to change its practices after the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau found it violated federal law by improperly.
Applications accepted for Farm Credit Foundation scholarship Carroll County Times
Farm Credit Foundation for Agricultural Advancements scholarship applications accepted.
Lydia introduces credit lines TechCrunch
French startup Lydia announced a partnership with Banque Casino today for small credit lines. Starting tomorrow, Lydia users in France will be able to borrow as ...
US Credit Union Blockchain Consortium Joins R3's Global Ecosystem Cointelegraph
CULedger, a U.S. credit union *service* organization-owned blockchain consortium, has joined enterprise software firm R3's global blockchain ecosystem.
What is Magecart? Credit card-stealing malware proves hard to stop NBC News
Credit card-stealing software known as Magecart has been infecting e-commerce websites since 2014 continues to prove hard to stop, with a variety of hacking ...
Liquidity Fears Have the Likes of Pimco Sheltering in Credit Swaps Bloomberg
In the worst year for global credit in a decade, nimble-footed traders like Dan Ivascyn are boosting defenses against an imminent liquidity crunch.
GM Hits Federal Tax Credit Phase-Out Of 200,000 EVs Sold In U.S. InsideEVs
According to our estimates, General Motors crossed the mark of 200000 plug-in electric car sales in the U.S. Here's what happens next.
Morgan Stanley: Credit bear market is here CNBC
Adam Richmond, head of U.S. credit strategy for Morgan Stanley, joins CNBC's "Squawk Box" to take a look at the odds of a Fed rate hike.
Black-owned credit union closer to opening in N. Mpls. MPR News
A financial institution has reached a milestone in its effort to open a black-led credit union in north Minneapolis. Village Financial Cooperative received notice ...
Hired a nanny this year? Claim this tax credit for 2018 CNBC
As you prepare your tax documents for the end of the year, remember to get right with your nanny. That's because if you're paying her under the table, you won't ...
This state is the most burdened by credit-card debt MarketWatch
Wages aren't keeping pace with many Americans' credit-card debt.
Metro‚Äôs Most Wanted: Bold thieves breaking into cars and stealing credit cards - KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis
Metro‚Äôs Most Wanted: Bold thieves breaking into cars and stealing credit cards KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis
MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. ‚Äď This is the time of the year people get busy and leave their purses, wallets, or Christmas gifts in their vehicles out of convenience.
News Oakland County postal worker accused of stealing 86 credit, debit & gift cards from mail - WXYZ
News Oakland County postal worker accused of stealing 86 credit, debit & gift cards from mail WXYZ
OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. (WXYZ) ‚ÄĒ An Oakland County postal worker allegedly stole United States mail meant for delivery, according to a federal complaint.
Gwinnett nonprofits receive nearly $15K in grants from Delta Community Credit Union - Gwinnettdailypost.com
Gwinnett nonprofits receive nearly $15K in grants from Delta Community Credit Union Gwinnettdailypost.com
Christmas came a little early for four Gwinnett County nonprofits who were among the recipients of 2019 Delta Community Philanthropic Fund grant awards.
Police search for suspects who installed credit card skimmer at Puyallup store KIRO Seattle
Puyallup police are searching for two suspects who they say installed a credit card skimmer over a pin pad.
Man sentenced to using more than 500 fraudulent credit cards around Las Vegas KTNV Las Vegas
A California man who possessed and used over 500 fraudulent credit and debit cards throughout the Las Vegas valley was sentenced Thursday to 5 years in ...
Trump Is Trying to Use Credit Scores to Keep Immigrants Out of the U.S. Slate
One reason to be skeptical about the use of credit reports for any purpose is their sky-high rate of inaccuracy.
'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse' Post-Credits Scene Explained Hollywood Reporter
'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse' contains a last-minute cameo that should intrigue fans.
Packers' Davante Adams has the numbers, but will he get the credit? - NFC North- ESPN ESPN
Davante Adams draws a lot of attention from opposing defenses, but no matter the circumstance, he keeps on getting open and catching touchdowns.
Police: Thief steals credit card out of car, uses it at Walmart News 12 Connecticut
Police are searching for the woman who broke into a car in Norwalk to steal a credit card that she later used at a nearby store.
How Wealthy People Use Credit Cards Differently Than Most Americans Yahoo! Finance News
The wealthy make their credit cards work for them, not against them. See how a change in your payment habits can help you do the same.
Meridian police looking for trio who stole credit cards at YMCA Idaho Statesman
The Meridian Police Department is looking for information on three individuals who stole credit cards out of wallets in YMCA lockers, where they later spent ...
Credit card skimmer found at Oak Hill gas station KXAN.com
AUSTIN (KXAN) -- A credit card skimmer was found at a gas station Wednesday near Oak Hill, according to officials with the Texas Department of Agriculture.
Fort Myers jeweler catches credit card scammer making $16K purchase Wink News
A Southwest Florida business owner helped catch a credit card scammer with a clever ploy of his own. Cerio's Jewelry Owner Greg Cerio caught Terris Devon ...
Utica woman accused of posting bomb threat against credit union on social media Rome Sentinel
NEW HARTFORD ‚ÄĒ A Utica woman was charged with posting a bomb threat on social media against GPO Federal Credit Union Thursday. New Hartford Police ...
Montana Supreme Court: Tax credit that benefited religious schools is unconstitutional - The Missoulian
Montana Supreme Court: Tax credit that benefited religious schools is unconstitutional The Missoulian
Montana's high court on Wednesday struck down the state's tax credit for school scholarships because it primarily benefited religious schools, running afoul of ...
Doctors credit Idaho State Police with saving 2-year-old boy's life KXLY Spokane
Idaho State Police never could never imagine when they pulled a minivan over this week, that inside they would find a starving two-year-old boy, nearly beaten ...
Millennial Credit Card Hackers Are Taking Free Travel Perks to a New Extreme ‚ÄĒ Some of Them Have Up to 50 Cards - Money Magazine
Millennial Credit Card Hackers Are Taking Free Travel Perks to a New Extreme ‚ÄĒ Some of Them Have Up to 50 Cards Money Magazine
Savvy millennial credit card users are juggling sign-up bonuses and rewards points to fund luxurious trips. Here are their top four secrets.
A Surprisingly Simple Way to Make Credit Cards Work for You Yahoo! Finance News
Your credit card doesn't have to put you on the fast track to debt. Learn about one simple method that allows you to reap all the rewards and other credit card ...
12 credit card skimmers found at gas stations in Pasco County WFLA
PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) - The Pasco County Sheriff's Office says a dozen credit card skimmers were found at several gas stations throughout the county.
Ten Northeast Ohio buildings are awarded Historic Preservation Tax Credits - Crain's Cleveland Business
Ten Northeast Ohio buildings are awarded Historic Preservation Tax Credits Crain's Cleveland Business
Ten buildings in Northeast Ohio are among 28 statewide that on Wednesday, Dec. 12, were awarded Historic Preservation Tax Credits by the Ohio Development ...
Minnesota certifies first black-led cooperative credit union Star Tribune
North Minneapolis is one step closer to having its first black-led credit union after Village Financial Cooperative received a contingent charter approval from the ...
Sometimes Credit Default Swaps Are Things of Beauty Bloomberg
A credit default swap is basically a bet on whether a company will default on its debt. When the company defaults, people who sold CDS on that company ...
Universal credit: Claimant fears spending Christmas without money BBC News
Erin Barrett said her experience of universal credit had left her at times unable to afford food.
Big jump in credit-card use drives 11-month high for consumer credit growth MarketWatch
Thanks to credit card usage, consumer credit grew at the fastest rate in 11 months, the Federal Reserve said Friday.
De Blasio: I don't get enough credit for my progressive achievements New York Post
Mayor Bill de Blasio went on a drawn-out rant Friday against his critics on the left, claiming he's not getting enough credit for his progressive achievements ...
BE AWARE: Skimming device used in recent rash of credit card fraud in Monroe, police say | WSOC-TV - WSOC Charlotte
BE AWARE: Skimming device used in recent rash of credit card fraud in Monroe, police say | WSOC-TV WSOC Charlotte
Police said they believe a credit card skimming devices are being used in Monroe, but haven't figured out where the device may be.
Your new social credit score Boing Boing
https://youtu.be/WByBm2SwKk8 This video imagines a social credit system in the UK similar to one under development in China, in which your purchases, ...
The U.S. Should Use Beijing's Social Credit System against China The National Interest Online
China's new ‚Äúsocial credit‚ÄĚ system is about as Orwellian as you can get. While some pundits have praised the China model‚ÄĒ New York Times columnist Tom ...
The credit score you need to get the best rewards cards CNBC
Rewards cards can save you a lot of money, either in cash back or travel perks, but you need at least this credit score to qualify.
Police: Auburn man bought TV with stolen credit card Auburn Citizen
An Auburn man is facing criminal charges for allegedly shopping with a stolen credit card.
Possible gunshot reported near Russell Country Federal Credit Union in Great Falls - ABC FOX Montana
Possible gunshot reported near Russell Country Federal Credit Union in Great Falls ABC FOX Montana
We have had reports of a possible gunshot near the Russell Country Federal Credit Union.
Abraaj Credit Fund to Be Taken Over by Kuwait's NBK Capital Bloomberg
Liquidators of the collapsed private equity fund Abraaj Group are close to completing the transfer of its credit fund to another investment manager as they seek to ...
GM fights government to retain electric car tax credit Detroit Free Press
WASHINGTON ‚ÄĒ General Motors is fighting to retain a valuable tax credit for electric vehicles as the nation's largest automaker contends with the political fallout ...
Credit Suisse defends J.B. Hunt Transport Services Seeking Alpha
Credit Suisse thinks the announcement by J.B. Hunt Transport Services (JBHT -2.8%) of a charge related to BNSF arbitration (SEC Form 8-K) could be a ...
8 players tied to Rutgers football team indicted in credit card fraud scheme; Brendan Devera avoids most serious charge - NJ.com
8 players tied to Rutgers football team indicted in credit card fraud scheme; Brendan Devera avoids most serious charge NJ.com
The 8 players tied to the Rutgers team will be in court in January after being indicted on credit-card fraud charges.
Beware: These moves can leave a dent in your credit score CNBC
The standard advice for a high credit score is to pay your bills on time and keep your balances to a minimum, but experts warn that other moves you make can ...
It‚Äôll Take More Than a Buyback to Boost Credit Suisse Wall Street Journal
Credit Suisse may have finished three years of restructuring, but its investment story is a work in progress.
How to Get Credit When You Have None Yahoo Finance
Trying to get your first credit card can be as frustrating as trying to land your first job. Employers want experience, but you can't get experience unless someone ...
Suspect in robbery of Brighton credit union branch arrested in Novi Livingston Daily
A man police believe robbed Lake Trust Credit Union in Brighton was arrested Wednesday Brighton Police Chief Rob Bradford said in a news\u00a0release.
New credit union coming to Alma area | Local News The Morning Sun
Gratiot County is getting a new financial institution. Ionia-based Michigan One Community Credit Union has purchased a 1.4-acre parcel in front of Family Farm ...
GM fights feds to keep $7,500 electric vehicle tax credit Chicago Tribune
General Motors is fighting to retain a valuable tax credit for electric vehicles as the nation's largest automaker tries to deal with the political fallout.
Packers QB Aaron Rodgers says Davante Adams deserves more credit for strong play ClutchPoints
Green Bay Packers superstar Aaron Rodgers believes wide receiver Davante Adams deserves much more credit than he's getting for another solid season.
MARK MELODIA: Employee used guests' credit cards to book rooms at Pittsburgh hotels, police say | WPXI - WPXI Pittsburgh
MARK MELODIA: Employee used guests' credit cards to book rooms at Pittsburgh hotels, police say | WPXI WPXI Pittsburgh
PITTSBURGH - Police say a man who has worked at several area hotels has been stealing random guests' credit card numbers. According to a criminal ...
The 10 cities in the US where credit card balances are increasing the most CNBC
In some U.S. cities, like Austin, Texas, credit card balances increased more than 10 percent this year, finds a recent report from CompareCards.com.
Does ‚ÄėAquaman‚Äô Have a Post-Credits Scene? Fatherly
Should you stick around after the credits or can you make a beeline for the exit as soon as the movie is over? We offer a spoiler-free answer.
Planned 43-unit affordable housing project in Lakewood wins $850,000 tax credit The Denver Post
A planned 43-unit affordable housing complex just south of Kendrick Lake in Lakewood this week received a tax credit that will enable the project to move ...
How to reform the federal electric vehicle tax credit | TheHill The Hill
Travelers on the road this holiday season may have noticed a growing number of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at parking garages, rest stops and ...
3 credit card skimmers found at Monument gas station KKTV 11 News
MONUMENT, Colo. (KKTV) - Police have found three credit card skimmers at a gas station in Monument -- and they may have been as long as five days.
Here's Which Automakers Will Suffer If Trump Ends Electric Car Tax Credits Forbes
Luxury EVs may not suffer as much as would plug-in cars from mainstream makers like General Motors and Nissan.
Report: 8 Rutgers football players indicted in credit card scheme USA TODAY
The eight Rutgers football players charged in connection with a credit card fraud scheme earlier this year have been indicted, according to an NJ Advance ...
Nigeria fintech Paylater gets credit rating ahead CBN regs Quartz
Fintech companies are increasingly playing at the same level as traditional financial institutions.
Tesla to offer full refunds to buyers who miss tax credit cutoff Green Car Reports
As we've covered here before, Tesla buyers are facing the expiration of the full federal plug-in vehicle tax credit that the cars are currently eligible for through ...
AM Best Upgrades Issuer Credit Rating of MAPFRE Fianzas, S.A. Business Wire
AM Best has upgraded the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating to ‚Äúa+‚ÄĚ from ‚Äúa‚ÄĚ and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A (Excellent) and the Mexico Na.
How to save money while paying off a high-interest credit card balance Charleston Post Courier
Lots of people struggle to pay off high-interest credit card debt. In some cases they could save money and pay off debt by doing something counter-intuitive ...
Berkeley County considers stormwater credit policy after complaints Live 5 News WCSC
After several businesses and church leaders complained about sharp hikes in stormwater utility fees, Berkeley County Council agreed to consider implementing ...
Romanian politician became gym bandit, raiding lockers for credit cards Buffalo News
In Romania, George Piha was a prominent businessman and politician ‚ÄĒ and then after a car accident he became an OxyContin addict. Piha, who holds dual ...
FHFA would ban VantageScore from Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac credit scores National Mortgage News
The Federal Housing Finance Agency has proposed barring Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from using credit scores developed by VantageScore over concern ...
New ‚ÄėStar Trek‚Äô Series to Shoot in California, Selected for Tax Credit Variety
CBS's new ‚ÄúStar Trek‚ÄĚ series, with Patrick Stewart reprising the role of Capt. Jean-Luc Picard, will shoot in California and receive a $15.6 million production tax ...
MLB -- Tampa Bay Rays deserve credit for signing Charlie Morton ESPN
Despite facing long odds in the AL East, Tampa Bay invested in free agent Charlie Morton, who should be a good fit on its pitching staff.
Phone scam alert: Fraudsters using faked phone number impersonate Utah credit union KUTV 2News
(KUTV) ‚ÄĒ A spoofed phone number is part of a scam with fraudsters acting the part of a Utah credit union. Vernal City Police Department warned of the scam ...
Stanford grads raise $20 million for a company that aims to make life cheaper and easier for immigrants - CNBC
Stanford grads raise $20 million for a company that aims to make life cheaper and easier for immigrants CNBC
Immigrants to the U.S. have a hard time doing anything for which they need a credit score, like getting a loan. "It's ridiculous that it's 2018," says Misha Esipov, ...
Police seeking suspect after Lake Trust Credit Union in Brighton robbed Livingston Daily
A Lake Trust Credit Union branch in Brighton was robbed Monday afternoon, officials said. "The lone suspect, a black male, wearing all black, walked into the ...
Park City residents carrying among the heaviest credit-card debts in America, study says - Salt Lake Tribune
Park City residents carrying among the heaviest credit-card debts in America, study says Salt Lake Tribune
One of America's richest cities ‚ÄĒ Park City, Utah ‚ÄĒ also has one of the highest levels of credit card debt, according to a new study. The median credit card debt ...
Lake County Board eliminates credit cards for commissioners Chicago Daily Herald
In its first act of reform since the November election, the Lake County Board on Tuesday abolished the taxpayer-funded credit cards commissioners have used ...
Options are pointing to more volatility to come: Credit Suisse CNBC
The wild swings of the past few months will linger in the New Year, according to Credit Suisse's Mandy Xu.
State police: Juvenile stole credit cards and went on $2000 shopping spree Tribune-Review
A juvenile used two stolen credit cards to make $2000 worth of unauthorized transactions in various Western Pennsylvania counties, state police said.
The best business credit cards CNBC
Business credit cards offer high credit limits and reward structures that suit small-business owners, but some cards are better than others. CNBC names the best.
Police say Louisville man stole 88-year-old victim's credit card WDRB
Police say the suspect admitted to taking the victim's credit card and using it in several places.
Former credit union loan officer sentenced to 30 months; must repay $1.46 million Dothan Eagle
A former manager and loan officer of the Enterprise branch of the IAM Community Federal Credit Union has been sentenced to 30 months in federal prison and ...
Once Upon A Deadpool post-credits scene(s), broken down CNET
The newly reedited and toned-down version of Deadpool 2 has a couple of new post-credits scenes to look forward to. Warning: spoilers ahead.
This is how much credit-card debt makes you undatable, and do Americans marry for love or money? - MarketWatch
This is how much credit-card debt makes you undatable, and do Americans marry for love or money? MarketWatch
Happy Monday, MarketWatchers! Start off your week with today's top personal finance stories. How to buy gift cards for friends and family that won't go to waste.
Cash Back vs. Points: How to Choose the Right Credit Card Yahoo! Finance News
Not sure if you should go with cash back or points? Find out the advantages of each and how you can choose the right type of credit card.
How Healthy Is Your Credit
There's only one way to discover the "health" of your credit. You need to examine your credit report.
Inflexible Friends and Plastic Assets, Why Money isn't Buying Love Anymore
Consumers reject financial advice in favour of financial frivolityIt would appear that even though their "friends" aren't as flexible as they used to be, consumers are still stretching their credit cards beyond the comfort zone.The vicious circle of debt manipulation involving banks, consumers and commercial credit companies is putting consumer spending under strain, as funds begin to dry up.
Understanding Your Rights Under The Equal Credit Opportunity Act
It wasn't all that long ago that lenders blatantly discriminated when it came to approving credit for women and minority groups. Women were actually asked personal and demeaning questions like, how many children do you plan to have in the future or are you on birth control?Despite the fact that they were entering the workforce in record numbers, single women were often required to get a cosigner or denied credit altogether.
Bad Checks, Bounced Checks, & NSF Checks
Negotiable instruments like checks and drafts have become an indispensable part of any business transaction today. As a result, it has become increasingly important to safeguard a business against financial losses arising from the receipt of fraudulent or bad checks.
Identity Theft - Dont Think You Are Immune
As identity theft becomes more prevalent, the need to regularly check your credit report is very easy to see and understand. Two big headlines in the news recently point to how closely tied your credit report and identity theft are.
Good Credit Is Not A Good Reason To Borrow More Money After Youve Achieved Financial Freedom
The most important thing for you to remember is that the only way you'll ever be able to achieve financial freedom is if you are able to avoid getting back into debt once you've paid off everything that you owe. It seems like a lot of the different websites that give advice regarding bad credit are not looking at this the right way.
How To Avoid Becoming A Victim of Identity Theft
With identity theft statistics currently at an all time high, and climbing, it just makes sense that we should all be doing everything we can to protect ourselves.One of the most prevalent yet overlooked ways your personal information and passwords may be being compromised is through the presence of Spyware on your computer.
Credit Scores and Loan Applications
Keep Your Credit History Clean - Remove A Negative Credit Record From Your Credit ReportIt can make a difference of up to 18% in loan repayment costs. For example, on a 30-year, $150,000 fixed rate mortgage, a borrower with the best credit score, 760-850, will pay 5.
Credit Reports Inside and Out
The Credit Report is like your scorecard in the lending world. Every time you prepare yourself to acquire or purchase something that requires financial assistance from a lending institution, your credit report will be your "presentation card".
Credit Enhancements: Seven Tips For Enhancing Business Credit Transactions
What are the avenues available to businesses with weak credit profiles or to companies pursuing credit transactions that are perceived as too risky by credit providers? Many companies apply for credit at banks, finance companies or equipment leasing firms and are routinely rejected due to the high degree of perceived credit risks. When approaching a credit provider, it is helpful to understand what can be done to reduce the risk of a credit transaction in the eyes of the provider.
Are 0% Credit Cards Reaching Their End?
Are Credit Card companies starting to feel the pinch? We all know that the Credit Card companies make their money by charging us interest on the money we borrow. With all the 0% balance transfer offers that we have seen over the last few years its no wonder these companies are concerned they aren't making any money.
Various Types of Credit Cards - Part 2
Several different types of credit cards offer several different options, depending on what your needs are. Some are geared toward individual consumers while others are set up in ways that work best for small business needs.
Like It Or Not, You Have A Score To Settle! Part 1
Just when most people finish with school and can stop worrying about test scores, there's a new kind of scoring that enters the picture. It's called credit scoring.
Bounced Checks - Straight Talk On Dealing With Bad Checks (NSF)
A check can be considered bad if it is bogus or the NSF checks (non sufficient funds check), also referred as bounced check.The issuance of a NSF or bad checks is an unlawful act and can attract civil and criminal penalties.
Credit Cards - Why Prepay?
With prepaid credit cards, you get the practicality of plastic while choosing exactly how much debt to charge. By taking charge of your personal financing, you determine your own limits, to the penny, and change them any time you need to.
Trying to Land a Job? Poor Credit Scores May Hurt Your Chances
Many employers are now looking at an applicant's credit report for hiring purposes. During an interview process a potential employer may request your written consent to access your credit report.
Using Credit Cards Wisely
"I think money was stolen from my card" or "I might have blocked my card in the ATM" - these are frequent problems that bank customer-support officers usually hear from agitated clients. Incorrect use of credit cards or wrong interpretations of their functions are frequent even after tens of years of credit-card extensive use.
7 Ways To Squash Identity Theft
It is the scourge of our age: identity theft. Thieves learn an important part about your personal information, such as your credit card number, and they open accounts in your name and spend, spend, spend! Unfortunately, by the time you discover that you are a victim the damage is already done.
5 Steps You Can Take to Get Paid!
There are always some companies that have past due invoices and can't seem to get them paid. They might be quietly waiting to get paid not wanting to contact the client for fear of appearing "desperate".
Which Business Credit Cards with Reward are the Best?
Thinking of applying for a credit card with a reward program to help you and your business? Here is a brief guide to some of the best programs on the internet.The Platinum Business Credit Card with rewards from American Express is a great offer.
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