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Joanne Lee is a mom of three and a self-acclaimed coupon-cutter. Her money saving tips have been used by many families who are looking to save money wherever they can. She always has innovative, fresh ideas to share with everyone. Also at: Credit Card Blog.

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How Visa Fraud Efforts Work

How Visa Fraud Efforts Work

Visa is known for its commitment to consumer safety. It’s often led the way in all things technological when it comes to protecting their customers’ safety. It’s a mighty task and we thought we’d check in with the credit card …





Unemployment on the Rise; Highest In 5 Weeks

Unemployment on the Rise; Highest In 5 Weeks

If folks were hoping the end was in sight, they were disappointed on Thursday when jobless benefits rose yet again. The number of Americans who filed for first time unemployment benefits crept up by 4,000 to a seasonally adjusted 372,000. …





The Curiosity Behind E-Scores

The Curiosity Behind E-Scores

Just as the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is making big moves to ensure transparency in the credit reporting models, a new trend is emerging. The e-score, which is an online calculation of our credit scores, is making huge waves in …





Kroger May Opt To Discount Cash Transactions

Kroger May Opt To Discount Cash Transactions

Kroger, the largest grocery chain in the United States may bring new definition to the question “Paper or Plastic?” with a new discount concept for customers who pay with cash instead of a debit or credit card.





Credit Options and Alternatives For College Students

Credit Options and Alternatives For College Students

As the summer draws to a close, high school graduates (and their sobbing parents) begin to prepare for college.





Chase No Longer Charging Overdrafts On Small Purchases

Chase No Longer Charging Overdrafts On Small Purchases

In light of their recent class-action settlement, Chase has adopted a new policy that protects customers from overdraft charges on debit transactions of $5 or less for at least the next two years.





AMEX Offers More Benefits To Small Business Owners

AMEX Offers More Benefits To Small Business Owners

American Express has improved their Plum Card product for small business. Adding flexible payment options, they are making credit more available to entrepreneurs who need better cash flow to keep up their operational costs.





A Few Strategies To Help Hold On To Your Savings

A Few Strategies To Help Hold On To Your Savings

Everyone knows how important it is to save money but many people find they have troubles with dipping into what they have saved.





Is A Balance Transfer Credit Card Really Worth It?

Is A Balance Transfer Credit Card Really Worth It?

It looks like saving money on a competitively structured balance transfer credit card is easy but there is much more to it than simply putting your money in another account.





Lowering Interest Rates Still A Solid Strategy For Saving Money

Lowering Interest Rates Still A Solid Strategy For Saving Money

Reducing interest rates still remains the best way to remain in control of your loans and credit card balances.





AMEX Launches 3 New Savings At Work Program Partnerships

AMEX Launches 3 New Savings At Work Program Partnerships

American Express plans to expand its already successful Savings At Work program to reach more mid-sized businesses.





Smart Consumers Using Card Rewards This Summer

Smart Consumers Using Card Rewards This Summer

As summer quickly approaches, the effect of the recession begins to loom over families who want to take a vacation.








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