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Nov 7, 2019

The Best Credit Card Rewards for Young Adults

Looking to open your first credit card? Keep an eye out for these features.

Aug 29, 2019

Everything You Need To Know About Apple’s New Credit Card

Apple always has a new invention coming out. If it is not a new iPhone or an Apple Watch, then...

Should You Get A Credit Card?

Rule #1: treat it like cash.

Dec 20, 2016

This Is Why You Should Never Swipe Your Chip Credit Card

The Chip: Arguably the most annoying invention to date.

Jul 30, 2016

Web Spy: Mint.com

Does this situation sound familiar to you? Your BFF asks you if want to go out to dinner with her, and you're about to tell her yes, when you decide to check your bank statement quickly online before you answer -- and discover you don't have anywhere close to enough for a night out.

May 18, 2011

Aug 13, 2010

Candy Dish: Stop Spending Money on ‘Designer’ Makeup

• The best drugstore makeup of all time. • Awww. Justin Bieber is such a sweetheart. • Serena van der Woodsen no more? • Should you get a credit card in college? • Jay Z designs shoes, gets philanthropic. • Um, WTF is that?

Jan 7, 2010

Candy Dish: Which Credit Card Is Best For You?

• The best credit cards for college kids. • So what's the real story behind Miley's tat? • Who wears that much makeup to work out? • So this is what happens when Tiger runs out of women.... • Mmm. Chris Pine looks good in a suit. • What's up with the spanking?

Oct 24, 2009

College Q&A: I Miss My Mama

Q: I hear college is the perfect time to get a credit card. Should I trade in my debit for credit? A: NO. Okay, so maybe the prospect of a limitless spending spree “for emergencies only” is a good idea in theory, but it really isn’t that great. You gotta pay that shiz off sometime, and that "sometime" comes with a giant interest fee.

Jun 20, 2009

Confession: I Miss School!

Ahh summer time. The heat is blistering, the Natty Lite is chilled and the pool beckons. For those of us not taking summer classes, these three months are a glorious break from homework, studying and fluorescent lighting. Yes, the whole summer yawns out blue skies and cut-offs until late August and it’s hard to imagine ever going back to school.

Jun 15, 2009

Paper or Plastic?

You ever see those visa check card commercials where they show a fantastic shopping plaza where everyone is happily swiping away *swipe swipe swipe… until that jerk comes along, coin pouch in hand, and holds up the whole line? Yeah, that jerk is usually me.

Mar 25, 2009

Money Matters: Are Your Friends Increasing Your Debt?

It's your BFF. You've known her since you were five. And yeah, you just spent a whole paycheck on housing, but you still need her to hang out. But still, you're both broke, college students. So who's taking the brunt, financially?

Mar 11, 2009

Money Matters: 5 Easy Ways to Boost Your Credit Score

It’s easy to throw down your MasterCard and forget about how much your text books cost for the semester; it’s...