May 2013 Posts Archive

Will Your Citi AAdvantage Program Be Good Tomorrow?


Will all of those frequent flier miles be good when you’re ready for your vacation? Most likely they will, but if you’re tired of the uncertainties with the airline bankruptcy, here are some other co-branded credit card offers.

Another Kick for the Unbanked


The under- and unbanked consumers have another problem to worry about: remaining in compliance with new healthcare laws. Insurance companies often require credit cards and bank accounts. Are prepaid cards the answer?

Want to Buy Pot or Guns? Don’t Rely on Your Credit Card


Should financial institutions, including banks and credit card companies, prevent consumers from making legal purchases, just because they don’t agree with the laws?

Is Brown-Vitter Bill Good for Consumers or Banks?


The nation’s banks are working hard to keep the next round of financial laws from getting through Congress. Brown Vitter isn’t Dodd Frank, but it’s just as good.