Worst Credit Cards of 2015 (according to CardHub)

Trick or Treat? Halloween is full of fun and fright for adults and kids alike. We all love a good scare, but when we think about finances, we are all a little more bad scared than good scared. In the spirit of Halloween, the experts at CardHub compared over 1,000 credit cards to determine the […]

4 Steps After You’re Denied Credit

So you’ve applied for credit or a loan and been denied. What happens next? What are you suppose to do? If you are like most, you may ignore the denial letters you receive or close down the browser window telling you the unfortunate news. However, that’s your first step: acceptance. Understand that you may have […]

3 Tips When it Comes to Holiday Credit Card Offers

Each year, credit card agencies, retailers and even a few local businesses offer discounted rates on purchases in anticipation of holiday spending. 2014 Christmas shopping season is already underway. At our local Cracker Barrel we have gone straight from Independence Day and summer themed decor to Christmas toys and attire. Christmas is 3 month away, slow your […]

Managing Business Credit Cards, The IRS Way

Businesses are just as liable for spending habits and managing finances as homeowners and individuals. Over the year, along with political turmoil and healthcare woes, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) experienced a lack of financial responsibility. In late June, it came to light that through 2010 and 2011, IRS employees amassed $108 million in credit […]

Financial News: Credit Cards for Stay-at-Home Spouses

If you are a stay-at-home spouse or partner, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has revised a regulation that should soon make it easier for you to acquire a credit card. If you do not work and are at least 21 years old, you are now permitted to apply for a line of credit based on […]