How Much Can You Really Save With Credit Card Rewards?

I’ve already earned enough miles for a free flight!

Share Your Success Tuesday

It’s Tuesday, which means it’s time to share our recent financial successes.

Equifax Freezes Fees on Credit Freezes

Because consumers turned up the heat.

You Have to Read This Story About the Guy Who Put a Car on His Credit Card

He got the points, and then transferred the balance to 0 percent intro APR cards.

I Guess We Should Discuss the Equifax Thing

There is so much speculation going on right now—and a lot of conflicting advice.

American Express Launches “Pay It Plan It,” an Interest-Free Installment Plan for Cardholders

It’s interest-free, but there’s a fee.

Talking to My Mom About Dealing With Credit Card Fraud

My parents got their credit card number stolen twice in one month.

What It’s Like to Apartment-Hunt With a Boyfriend Who Has No Credit Score

Sure enough, a few days later the agent who was processing our application sent us a puzzled email: how could a gainfully employed 27-year-old possibly be missing from every single credit database?

Why I Quit Using “Plastic Money”

And how I’ve become much more cognizant about how I spend it.

Visa Wants to Pay Restaurants to Not Accept Cash