Posts Tagged - 'interest rates'

New Stats on How College Students See Credit

February 6, 2013, by Jon Dell

76% of college students have no idea what happens if they make a late payment on their credit cards. This, along with new revelations, paints dire picture.

Credit Card Changes in 2013

January 28, 2013, by Evita Page

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.

Arrests in Libor Scandal

December 11, 2012, by Jon Dell

If you were thinking the Libor scandal quietly faded away, think again. Arrests have been made and more could come.

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.

Will Paul Ryan Be Good for Our Bank Accounts?

August 13, 2012, by Jon Dell

Now that the dust has settled, it’s time to consider what role the Romney/Ryan ticket will have on our personal financial well being.

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.

Navigating College Costs

July 20, 2012, by Beth May

Preparing for college or maybe you’re just graduating? Here are ways to navigate the costs.

Airlines Fees Increase Again

June 14, 2012, by Beth May

United Airline is now charging $100 for a second checked bag and other airlines will likely follow suit. Here’s how your credit card can help offset those fees.