Saving Money on a New York City Vacation

Published on May 07 2013 // Budget Travel
My husband and I recently went on a vacation to New York and we learned some tips for saving money on our New York City vacation. While we’ve been saving for the trip for four months, technically you could say we started saving up for the trip two years ago. Here are our tips for saving money while...

The High Price of Credit Card Penalties

Published on Oct 06 2011 // Banking, Credit Cards, Financial News, How To Guide, Savings
We live in a world where bad deeds often go unpunished. However, in the MasterCard Universe (Visa, Discover and American Express, too), cardholders deemed guilty of irresponsible repayment behavior by their card issuer are penalized – usually heavily – by a spike in their APR. “The best way to...

Platinum Card from American Express Review

Published on Sep 21 2011 // Credit Card Reviews, Credit Cards
Platinum Card from American Express Review
The The Platinum Card® from American Express is a card that caters to affluent customers who enjoy the finer things and are looking for travel benefits and perks.  It has a steep $450 annual fee, but in return, it offers an impressive array of benefits. There is no APR with this card as the balance...

Discover Cancels Disposable Debit

Published on Sep 09 2011 // Banking, Credit Cards
The days of disposable debit card numbers are now done for Discover’s customers. The program called “Secure Online Account Numbers” and enabled customers to pick a unique credit card number for doing transactions safely online. For example, if a customer didn’t feel comfortable putting their...

True Earnings Card from Costco and American Express Review

Published on Aug 31 2011 // Credit Card Reviews, Credit Cards, Personal Finance
True Earnings Card from Costco and American Express Review
 Many people love shopping at Costco because of the wide variety of items available including their organic items offered at a reasonable price and their store brand quality products, Kirkland.  However, Costco can be inconvenient because they only take cash or Costco gift cards.  The one exception...

The Best Credit Cards For Job Seekers

Published on Aug 26 2011 // Banking, Credit Card Reviews, Credit Cards
The Best Credit Cards For Job Seekers
It might not be the first big thought that enters a job seeker’s mind, when checking out employment ads and scoping around websites such as Monster or Craigslist. But credit cards can come as a great boon when searching for work. If you measure the other factors involved- travel costs, a spanking new...

The Platinum Card® from American Express

Published on Aug 01 2011 // Credit Card Reviews, Credit Cards, Personal Finance
The Platinum Card® from American Express
When it comes to charge cards, American Express is often the name we think of most. While American Express does have credit cards, the company is most known for its charge cards. The Platinum Card® from American Express is no exception. This is a charge card that you will have to pay off each month....

Charge cards vs credit cards

Published on May 21 2011 // Credit Cards, Personal Finance
Charge cards vs credit cards
People often make the mistake of thinking that credit cards and charge cards are the same thing, when they’re actually quite different. A credit card offers a fixed credit limit, which cannot be exceeded unless the limit is extended, and interest is applied, typically over 44 days until your balance...

American Express(R) Gold Card Review

American Express(R) Gold Card Review
The American Express® Gold Card is available to the members free of any fee for the first year. The members will however be charged a membership fee of $125 from second year onwards.  People can apply for an American Express(R) Gold Card through its online application form. The form is available on...

Save money on international long-distance service

Published on Dec 13 2010 // Business, Personal Finance
Pingo is one of world’s leading international long distance carrier which is a service of iBasis, it delivers 1.1 billion international phone calls minutes a month.Using Pingo international calling cards & prepaid calling cards one can make calls to 100′s of countries at cheap rates,...

5 Creative Ways To Save Money On Your Cell Phone Bill

Published on Oct 10 2010 // Savings
5 Creative Ways To Save Money On Your Cell Phone Bill
Here are  five creative ways you can save money on your cell phone bill. #1 – Employee and student discounts Most major cell phone providers – including Sprint, AT&T, and Verizon – offer special discounts for employees of large companies as well as students at colleges and university....

The Fine Print On Cash Back Credit Cards

Published on Aug 12 2010 // Credit Cards
The following is a guest post by Michael from CreditCardForum.com – a message board and blog about credit cards. He regularly rates and reviews the best cash back credit cards. In this post, he will discuss some of the fine print that goes with these credit card reward programs. Back in the 70′s...

FAQs About Business Credit Cards

Published on Aug 04 2008 // Credit Cards, Personal Finance
Using a business credit card can be a great thing. It can help you keep a close eye on expenditures. If you have a business credit card, your accountant may very well applaud you. A credit card can greatly help lighten your accountant’s workload and he or she will have a lot less work to do than...
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