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

April 2010

2 Things to Learn From Lindsay Lohan's Credit Card Crisis

Written by Beverly Blair Harzog
Posted On: April 20, 2010

You'd think being rich and famous would leave you with enough money to make your credit card payments. But I guess if your credit card bill is for more than a half million dollars, it's hard to find the cash. RadarOnline.com reports that Lindsay Lohan owes around $600,000 on her credit cards. Apparently, one card has [...]

Posted in Credit Card Debt / Settlement | 0 Comments

How the CARD Act Changed My Relationship with Credit Cards

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Posted On: April 14, 2010

"You will pay off the balance shown on this statement in about 1,901 years." That phrase on my bill wasn't some accountant's idea of a joke. It's a federally mandated notice designed to scare you straight into paying off your debt. Fortunately, I pay off a lot more on my cards each month than just the [...]

Posted in Credit Card Laws | 3 Comments

Spring Cleaning for Credit Cards

Written by Beverly Blair Harzog
Posted On: April 8, 2010

It's that time of year when we think about ridding our homes of clutter and making everything look shiny and new again. How about applying that same concept to your credit cards? No, you don't need to polish your cards, but "cleaning up" the way you deal with your credit card paperwork is always a [...]

Posted in Credit Card Help | 0 Comments

Take Me--and My Credit Card--Out to The Ballgame

Written by Beverly Blair Harzog
Posted On: April 7, 2010

Whether you're a rabid fan who's been counting the days until the first pitch or you're a casual fan who goes to the ballpark to escape from your office, there's nothing like a day of baseball in the spring. There's also nothing like paying nine bucks for a hotdog at the concession stand. But your day [...]

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