Dollars versus donuts: a poll

Emily Crone

An American Express survey was announced this morning revealing that Americans are striving equally for both physical and financial fitness in 2008. Between the obesity epidemic and the credit crunch, I think this is great news.
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Card-hating cabbies, you’re being watched

Jeremy Simon

A new initiative in New York City aims to curb cabbies who refuse to take credit cards, choose to yammer away on a cell phone while driving and decide to overlook traffic laws, reports the UK’s Telegraph.
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Recession anxiety? Cutting back is easy

Emily Crone

According to myriad economic experts, our economy is slipping into a recession, or may already be in one. Most of us are feeling the pinch. Here is some of the best advice I’ve found from fellow bloggers on cutting back during hard times.
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‘MedFICO’ score: Good medicine or bad?

Connie Prater

Will a FICO score for medical debt help or hurt consumers?
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Credit card lawsuit: Brandy’s mom vs. Kardashians

Emily Crone

Believe it or not, more celebrity credit card drama has unfolded overnight. Sonja Norwood, mother of singer/actress Brandy, filed a lawsuit on Feb. 4 in the L.A. County Superior Court against the Kardashian family for credit card misuse.
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