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May 2, 2010 7:02PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

Some widely held beliefs aren't true. It really pays to do your own research.

Apr 30, 2010 12:09PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

Those blank checks in the mail from your card company can be very costly.

Apr 26, 2010 2:07PM on Smart SpendingBy Teresa Mears

GAO investigation finds litany of abuses by companies that claim they can settle your debt for pennies on the dollar.

Apr 5, 2010 3:16PM on Smart SpendingBy Teresa Mears

A plan to write off some debt for 'underwater' borrowers elicits anger but also stories from people who find themselves stuck.

Mar 24, 2010 1:40PM on Smart SpendingBy Teresa Mears

New federal rules are an attempt to streamline the process. Will they work?

Mar 15, 2010 4:50PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

New service lets kids and others without credit spend real money in the virtual world.

Mar 12, 2010 3:33PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

Closing the account probably won't do much damage, but the devil is in the details.

Mar 10, 2010 2:16PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

Citibank now wants a big fat annual fee, but dropping that credit card will damage her credit score.

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