Five ways credit cards can make holiday shopping easier Written by Joe Taylor December 17, 2010According to Consumer Reports, American shoppers overspent their holiday budgets by about 11% last year, with most gift givers spending about $800 to clear their shopping lists. Credit cards can burn a hole in your pocket during the holiday season, making it easy to indulge both generous and selfish whims. Even if you're planning on [...]Posted in:Best Credit Card DealsOther
Would You Buy a New TV for $29,811? Written by CardRatings.com December 19, 2007Commercial America's version of "Ho, Ho, Ho!" is "No, No, No!" NO waiting—buy now—with NO interest and NO payments until...next year...or maybe the year after...or maybe even four years from now.
Many of the largest electronics retailers, as well as furniture stores, car dealers and other merchants who sell pricey items, have teamed up with credit [...]Posted in:Best Credit Card DealsDepartment Store Credit Cards
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