January 2013 Posts Archive

Shopping for 0% Intro Credit Cards?


Think there are no longer any 0% intro APR rates? Here are several with no shortage of perks and benefits.

Credit Card Changes in 2013


Expect big changes in the financial sector as a whole in the coming year, and pay attention to credit card surcharges, which are allowed as of this week.

New Credit Notices


Federal law requires creditors to furnish certain information. Here’s what to look for.

Tax Returns and Identity Theft


ID thieves reroute your tax returns? Don’t expect much from IRS – except a new identification number.

Strange Bedfellows: Debt Collectors, Dept of Ed


There are billions of dollars in student loans and CFPB wants to oversee it so that predatory debt collectors can be reined in.

Does Dubai Have the Right Financial Ideas?


Ensuring well prepared adults in Dubai starts with early financial education and involvement in its stock market.

The New Discover “It” Card


Ready for what’s next in consumer credit cards? Look no further than the Discover It credit card.

Internships for CFPB


An internship with CFPB could be the first powerful decision a finance major can make in his career.