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September 13, 2010

Navigator. News source. Meal planner. Camera. Meteorologist. Smartphones can be customized to do almost anything except vacuum the floor and pay for p...
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August 2, 2010

MyFICO.com offers a free Fico Score Estimator that gives you a range prediction of what your credit score could be. This is a helpful and quick surv...
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January 26, 2010

Balance transfers have been popular among credit cardholders for a number of years. More consumers are now considering a balance transfer due to the r...
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November 12, 2009

Many credit card consumers have been hit with interest rate increases in 2009 that have more than doubled their rates. A tremendous number of fee and ...
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September 16, 2009

The death of a spouse is one of life’s most difficult times. It becomes even more difficult if the surviving spouse is not fully prepared to handle ...
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August 18, 2009

This week, Albert Gonzalez was charged with involvement in the biggest case of credit/debit card data theft in United States history. Federal prosecut...
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March 10, 2009

Credit card delinquencies are a growing problem for credit card issuers and as a result, issuers are making changes. Several issuers recently reported...
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