Financial Expert: While Shopping For Gifts, Keep Your Credit Score In MindGenerosity this time of year can have a price, especially if you're running up your credit cards to buy gifts.
'Discover' Agrees to $200M Repayment To Settle Sales Tactics Complaint"Debt protection" is an insurance offered by some credit card companies. If, for example, you lose your job or have a health problem and can't make your minimum payment, they'll cover it -- for a fee.
3 On Your Side: 2012 Credit Card ResolutionsIf you're suffering from a holiday spending hangover, the new year brings an opportunity to get your finances back on track.
3 On Your Side: Curbing Your Holiday DebtHave you made your holiday shopping list yet? For most of us, the answer is no. But as 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan explains, taking some budgeting steps now can help you avoid starting the new year with an ugly debt hangover.