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Four steps to a lower credit card APR

If your credit card’s APR is too high, it’s in your best interest to lower it, especially if you’re hanging on to debt. An APR is the annual perc…

U.S. Health Care & Medical Debt Statistics

The U.S. Health Care Landscape It’s no secret the cost of health care in the U.S. is rising, and its relevance in both American daily life…

I earned my sign-up bonus: What now?

A credit card sign-up bonus is a one-time prize of a fixed amount of cash, points or miles that you earn from a rewards card. To get one, you cha…

Travel rewards card or airline/hotel card? Which is better for you?

Love to travel but the cost of getting out of town is beyond your means? A rewards credit card can come to your rescue. The right product can mak…

Pay for holiday travel with points, but start now

According to a recent study from Experian, some Americans report spending more money on holiday travel than they do on gifts. How much? The study…

Redeeming cash rewards? Here’s what to do next

Earning cash back with a rewards card is a simple way to put some money back in your wallet. The question is, after you redeem a large amount of…

How I used points for an epic birthday getaway to Aruba

With my 40th birthday coming up in January of 2019, I knew I wanted to plan an insanely special trip. Most of all, I wanted to spend a week relax…

Take travel anxiety out of your trip: How to be prepared for medical emergencies overseas

No one expects to have to deal with a medical emergency while traveling, but being prepared for the possibility is important. You never know when…