credit cards

6 Steps to Eliminating Your Debt Painlessly

Eliminating Debt Painlessly. Rarely do you see these words fit together in a neat little sentence. The very act of putting your hard earned money towards the stack of debts you've

Junk Mail revenge part 2 - It's WAR!

In my last article about the dreaded junk mail, I showed you how to make some easy money from a ValPak coupon. Hopefully, a few of you have already taken advantage of that. Well, now it's time for the next stage of my anti junk mail campaign. [more]

Everything you should know about getting a credit card but didn’t have a clue to ask

The fine print on credit card offers is not terribly easy to understand, especially if you have not encountered all of the possible scenarios that generate interest charges and fee

Resisting the impulse beauty buy

Are you an impulse beauty shopper? [more]

Our Worst Financial Mistakes and What You Can Learn From Them

Wise Bread bloggers share their worst financial mistakes. Hopefully, wherever you may be in your living-large journey, you can learn from us.

Lower Credit Card Rates? Just Ask!

Follow these two easy steps, and you’ll be on your way to lower credit card rates and more money in your pocket.

Insider's tip: how rewards credit cards end up costing you more

Steve from Brooklyn used to work for a credit card issuer and he sent Wise Bread a great tip about the hidden dangers of reward cards.

The Dirty Secrets of Credit Cards

Here are some of the biggest dirty secrets of the credit card industry.

Credit Card Companies Still Evil; Congress Surprised

Credit card companies are all kinds of evil. I know it, you know it. Now Congress knows it. [more]

How To Get Mugged

Awesome, 10:45 and there's still one parking spot only a few buildings from mine. I do the parallel parking bit, grab my purse, lock the car, and start the quick walk to my apartment building. [more]