Posts Tagged - 'consumers'

Near Poor Americans: 30 Million and Counting

October 25, 2012, by Jon Dell

More Americans are nearing poverty – and they’re paying more for credit too.

Avoiding Misinterpretations in Credit Card Offers

September 27, 2012, by Evita Page

Don’t take the bold lettering as the rule in credit card offers, the terms and conditions are where you find the real truth behind the great offers.

Layaway Plans: What You Need to Know

September 5, 2012, by Jon Dell

Ready for the holiday season? Layaways are popular once again and with new announcements from big retailers, it could be the best year yet for this tried and true shopping tradition.

FDIC Money Smart

August 3, 2012, by Jon Dell

Wish you better understood the financial aspects of your money? There’s a federal educational course that does just that – and it’s free.

More Stupid Money Decisions

July 13, 2012, by Antonio Bard

Take a look at a few more stupid money mistakes we’ve all made at some point. From neglecting our credit report to falling into the cycle of payday loans, there’s always a better way.