Yasmin Ghahremani

Yasmin Ghahremani

Yasmin Ghahremani, a former managing editor at CreditCards.com, has more than two decades of experience covering business and technology in the United States, Asia and Australia for organizations as diverse as CNN, CNBC, Asiaweek magazine, Crain's New York Business, Popular Science Australia and the San Antonio Business Journal. She has won several awards for her work and earned two fellowships from the International Center for Journalists.
Yasmin Ghahremani's stories at CreditCards.com

Lessons from abroad on financial education -- The U.S. is not alone in its attempts to address financial literacy in public schools. An international push is on to teach kids the money skills they need to navigate today's increasingly challenging financial landscape ... (See Financial literacy)

Why Johnny can't save money -- and what schools should do about it -- As the feds push for more financial education in public schools, questions linger about how financial subjects should be taught -- and whether they're even teachable for school children ... (See Literacy)

American travelers' 2012 guide to chip-and-PIN cards -- Traveling overseas may bring about a hassle to you and your wallet -- that is, if you don't have an EMV smart card instead of the traditional magnetic stripe credit card ... (See Chip-and-PIN cards)

Credit card protection plans draw state lawsuits, federal scrutiny -- Consumer advocates have long warned against credit card protection plans for their high cost, low payouts and big exclusions. Now regulators are joining in ... (See Credit card protection plans)

7 questions to ask before buying credit card payment protection -- To see whether you're a fit for a credit card payment protection plan, ask yourself these seven questions ... (See Payment protection plans)

Public schools get mixed grades on financial literacy -- Efforts to get schools to teach financial literacy to children are stalling, and there is debate about whether such education even works ... (See Financial education)

Financial literacy online resources for parents, children -- With a decreasing number of states requiring financial literacy courses, what's a parent to do to raise money-smart kids? These resources will help ... (See Financial literacy)

Credit card statistics, debt statistics, industry facts -- Credit card statistics, surveys and research from a variety of sources, all cited, making fact-checking and research easy ... (See Credit card statistics)

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Updated: 04-26-2019