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Mar 16, 2011 4:54PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Writing 'Check ID' on the back won't help. Nor will buying credit card fraud insurance.

Mar 16, 2011 11:18AM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

Some big banks are considering restricting the size of debit card purchases. It's part of their response to proposed federal regulations.

Mar 15, 2011 8:39PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Credit and charge cards that have no preset spending limit aren't really a license to charge as much as you'd like, and they can damage your credit score.

Mar 10, 2011 4:39PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

Faced with a rule that will make debit cards much less profitable for them, banks will steer us to other types of plastic that make them more money.

Mar 8, 2011 8:44PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Back in the good ol' days, there used to be lots of advantages to using paper checks. Now, not so much.

Mar 8, 2011 4:58PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Overseas travelers run the risk that vendors won't accept them and that banks will charge a substantial fee to cash them.

Mar 8, 2011 1:31PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Leaving the waitstaff bills for a tip will simplify their lives and make sure the money gets to the right place.

Mar 8, 2011 12:42PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Even bank fees and loan fees and interest rates are fair game for haggling.

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