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How to outtalk your inner spender
"You deserve it!" it coos. "It's the last one!" Ah, that inner voice -- the one that talks you into debt. With practice, though, you can overcome its seduction. More...
Prepaid card for recovering addicts debuts
A new prepaid card promises to block the transactions that may cause a recovering addict to fall back into old habits. More...
Liz Weston: Credit card debt isn't normal
Personal finance expert and author Liz Weston dishes about everything from kids with credit cards to "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo." More...
Avoid debt through personal fundraising
Travel, adoptions and startups can wreak havoc on your finances, but a little creativity can help you raise that cash without going into debt. More...
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Can you hide parent's death from creditors?
'To Her Credit' expert Sally Herigstad
A daughter doesn't plan to tell her dad's creditors of his death, and plans on cleaning out his bank accounts after he passes. More...
When to turn to debt management plans
'Opening Credits' expert Erica Sandberg
A single mom racked up card debt and wants to go back to school. Can a debt management plan reduce her financial strife?
Canadian credit history can't cross US border
'Credit Care' expert Tanisha Warner
Traffic may flow smoothly over the U.S.-Canada border, but your credit history will most likely hit a road block.
How to find the best frequent flier flight
'Cashing In' expert Cathleen McCarthy
What's your best bet for arranging reward travel? Skip the travel agent and go searching yourself.
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Fed: No rate hikes until at least 2015
If you've been holding off on buying a new car or refinancing your mortgage, you've still got plenty of time. More...
The DipJar: A cashless tipping solution
Want to tip your barista, but have no cash on hand? A new invention, the DipJar, lets you spread the love using your credit card. More...
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(as of 9-13-2012)
National Average 14.98%
Business 13.13%
Low Interest 10.40%
Balance Transfer 12.62%
Cash Back 14.47%
Reward 14.82%
Bad Credit 23.64%
Airline 14.63%
Student 13.16%
Instant Approval 15.49%

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