Credit cards make you spend more

In many ways, credit cards are very useful tools. They make it easier to shop online, they allow you to have the money you need on you at all times and they offer rewards and cash back to give you some nice perks that you wouldn’t get with cash. Unfortunately, there...

Tips for credit card spending

Thousands of hardworking Americans face financial pressure every day of their adult lives. Their precarious monetary balance can be upset by significant life events such as job loss, demotion, divorce, home repairs or medical emergencies. Unfortunately, unexpected...

How to use credit responsibly

Credit is tempting to think of as free money, so long as you pay the minimum payment on your cards each month. When you’ve maxed out one card, it’s easy to open another. Yet you may find yourself facing bankruptcy if you rely on credit cards to finance your lifestyle....