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Curtis Arnold
Curtis Arnold, Editor-in-Chief
Joe Taylor
Joe Taylor Jr., Reporter
Amber Stubbs
Amber Stubbs, Managing Editor

September 2008

Cut Your Gas Bill by up to 5% with Gas Rebate Credit Cards

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Posted On: September 30, 2008

An excerpt from How YOU Can Profit from Credit Cards: Using Credit to Improve Your Financial Life and Bottom Line.Are you feeling a little light in the wallet? Suddenly regretting the decision to go for that V-8 engine? Vowing to look into one of those hybrid cars? Chances are you’ve just been [...]

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Using a Low-Rate Credit Card to Your Advantage

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Posted On: September 23, 2008

An excerpt from How YOU Can Profit from Credit Cards: Using Credit to Improve Your Financial Life and Bottom Line.The three Keys to Using a Low-Rate Credit Card to Your Advantage: 1. Make your payments early. If your card issuer uses the average daily balance method to calculate interest (most do), make your payments before the [...]

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Discover a ��Brighter�� Credit Card Campaign

Written by Mike Killian
Posted On: September 23, 2008

How consumer friendly can a credit card campaign be? Daily consumers are "blitzed and belted" with card ads that promise to enhance our lives. A new eye-opening campaign aptly named Brighter Campaign offers a refreshing approach. As a long time consumer advocate for responsible debt management, I had never seen such an ad and was [...]

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How to Win the Cash-Back Credit Card Game

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Posted On: September 18, 2008

An excerpt from How YOU Can Profit from Credit Cards: Using Credit to Improve Your Financial Life and Bottom Line.A little extra cash in your pocket sounds great, doesn't it? Maybe you could use it for a nice dinner out on your birthday, a movie night out with that special someone, a rainy-day shopping [...]

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Negotiate a Better Credit Card Rate

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Posted On: September 16, 2008

An excerpt from How YOU Can Profit from Credit Cards: Using Credit to Improve Your Financial Life and Bottom Line.When you've taken a gander at the current rates being offered, you can use them as a negotiating tool with your card issuer. Trying to bargain down your rate might sound like an intimidating, complex [...]

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