Entries for the ‘Credit’ Category

Best Rewards Credit Card

Recently, as I’ve been surfing the Internet, reading financial blogs and yahoo finance forums, I’ve started to notice an interesting credit card trend. The major banks are getting REALLY aggressive with their credit card rewards programs.  It seems like I’m seeing an ad on ever site I visit tempting me to open up a new […]

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Is Quicken Loans a Scam?

I HATE IT when I suggest a product or service to a friend, and it COMPLETELY bombs for them!  This type of situation just sucks.  I recently suggest to one of my very best friends that he call Quicken Loans to refinance his Adjustable Rate Mortgage to take advantage of today’s great deals on 30 […]

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Why Capital One SUCKS!

(I know the above graphic sucks, but I was too lazy and tired to mess with PhotoShop tonight) JUST TWO DAYS AGO I was having lunch with a friend from work.  I was BRAGGING about how great my Capital One No Hassle Rewards Card was.  Great rewards, and an EXTREMELY LOW interest rate.  Look very […]

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Best Credit Card Deals

In my quest to find the best possible deals on credit cards, I’m starting to lean more on sites which not only offer comparison information from the companies themselves, but offer resources and information on the proper use of credit. With so much fine print in each credit card offer, I believe you need to […]

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Hummer H2 “FireSale”

With gas prices back down to $1.36 at the Sam’s Club in Jackson, MI, I’m wishing that I would not have set fire to my H2 (Kidding) But seriously, those crazy $4.00 plus gas prices changed something inside my brain in regards to consumption.  I have actually dropped insurance on the H2 to “storage only” […]

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Smart Use of Credit Cards

I am a major advocate of the SMART use of credit cards. I have been known to often tap credit cards for major purchases when they are offering attractive rates or balance transfers offers. My favorite aspect of using a credit card is the reward program. I would never use a card that does not offer […]

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