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Sep 1, 2010 3:31PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

Credit card companies are pushing 'professional' cards, which don't have the new consumer protections of personal cards.

Aug 31, 2010 7:23AM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

Balance transfers can be an effective way to pay down debt. But they shouldn't be used as a way to delay payment.

Aug 24, 2010 10:04AM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

Are the new restrictions on card companies worth the tradeoffs we were warned to expect -- less credit and higher interest rates?

Aug 20, 2010 2:58PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

AmEx, Discover top J.D. Power's customer-satisfation ranking.

Aug 18, 2010 5:13PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

The new rules improve the chances that you'll get more value from the card before it expires or inactivity fees eat up the balance.

Aug 4, 2010 12:26PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

Consumer groups are worried that banks are finding clever ways around new regulations designed to protect credit card customers.

Jul 27, 2010 8:11PM on Smart SpendingBy Teresa Mears

Analysis finds that 80% of Americans can't read well enough to understand the average credit card agreement.

Jul 19, 2010 1:22PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

When I signed up for a credit card, I made some rules for myself.

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