Tag Archives: balance transfer

Why I’ve soured on a sweet credit card offer

John Egan

An appealing credit card offer recently showed up in my mailbox, but I’m taking a pass. Why? The offer, from the company that provides my auto and renter’s insurance (come to find out, the insurer owns a card-issuing bank) invites…
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UK cards: Long balance transfers, skimpy signup bonuses

Jenny Hoff

Pretty much everything is more expensive in the United Kingdom than in the U.S., including credit cards, but that’s not stopping British shoppers from turning to plastic for purchases. After having written several stories on the lavish reward opportunities that…
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Children’s Day reminds me of early money lessons

Emily Crone

The financial lessons our parents teach us (or don’t teach us) as kids can really shape the state of our bank accounts once we are adults.
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