We’ve come a long way from the traditional methods of paper transactions of legal tender and the now obsolete check book. The digital boom paved a way for paperless and contactless payment methods whilst improving the audit trail of income and outgoings for banks, the government and of course, the consumer. There is an abundance of credit cards available in
The Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the sixth time since late 2015, and bringing them to the highest level in a decade.
Jackie Cohen is an award winning financial journalist turned turned financial advisor obsessed with climate change risk, data and business. Jackie holds a B.A. Degree from Macalester College and an M.A. in English from Claremont Graduate University.
Have you ever wondered if you were missing out on credit card rewards by not having the right cards in your wallet? Maybe you have a few cards in your wallet and you don't know which one gives you the most rewards at each different store. You don't have to wonder anymore because I've built Reward Boost which will answer all
Based on the title of this post alone I guarantee there will be some hardcore zero debt personal finance fanatics who think I'm the dumbest person on the planet, but I'm here to take a radical position: paying interest isn't always so bad. Does paying interest suck? Absolutely. But sometimes you need to borrow and the only way to do
The following is a guest post. If you currently have credit card debt that is accumulating interest every month, you are giving a lot of money to credit card companies that would probably feel a lot better in your own pockets. It's important to come up with a plan to eliminate your credit card debt and ensure that you pay
In the last few months, Tag and I have made a point to start shopping at local small businesses. I don't really buy much of anything except food, so we're pretty limited to restaurants. However, we have found some delicious hole-in-the-wall restaurants that are generally cheaper and way more delicious than your typical chain restaurants. photo credit: flickr.com/austinevan/