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Same sex marriages mean joint debt issues
Millions of Americans now will confront the financial intricacies of marriage, including what happens to jointly owned property, debt. More...
Cross-device tracking raises privacy concerns
With cross-device tracking, marketers are looking to connect your smartphone, tablet and computer Internet behavior. More...
Video: Protecting your child from ID theft
A child's identity is much more valuable to thieves than an adult's because the theft will often go undetected for years. Here are steps you can take to protect your child from identity theft. More...
‘Opening Credits’ by Erica Sandberg
When does interest begin accruing on charges?
For those new to credit, it helps to know how interest can add to your balance. More...
Cashing In by Tony Mecia
What else can I buy to boost my reward points?
You can increase your rewards earnings by engaging in what's called "manufactured spending." But it's not for everyone. More...
‘Credit Wise’ by Kevin Weeks
Don't fall for Internet loan scam out of desperation
After bankruptcy, your choices for personal loans will be limited, but don't make a bad one. More...
TAKING CHARGE Blog
Rate Report
Pet buyers, beware fraudsters
How much is that doggie on the Internet? You'd better hope that dog's really for sale. Some consumers have wound up forking out hundreds or thousands of dollars for a cute little puppy or kitty that doesn't even exist. More...
CEO paid $1.7 million for helping hard-pressed debtors
In the corporate world, where he began his career, Ivan Hand's $1.7 million paycheck for 2013 wouldn't be remarkable for a top executive. But he leads a nonprofit that gets much of its income from struggling debtors. More...
Credit card rate report
As of 7/2/2015
National Average
15.00%
Low Interest
11.62%
Balance transfer
14.12%
Business
12.85%
Student
13.14%
Cash Back
15.27%
Reward
15.14%
Airline
15.10%
Bad Credit
22.73%
Instant Approval
18.00%