Targeted Credit Cards

Credit card companies can and do keep track of their best and worst customers, whether you expect it or not. Your credit card company knows a lot about you, even beyond your spending habits. Some of the latest credit card promotions are designed for existing cardholders, either as a promotion or reward for good borrowing…

Applebee's Personalize Cards

Applebee’s now lets you personalize their gift cards with everything from a photo to a personally recorded message. The restaurant has introduced its Digital Gift Cards to allow you to buy and send personalized electronic gift cards 24/7 online via Applebees.com and Applebee’s Facebook Fan Page. What’s more is you can buy and send them…

Citi mtvU Student Card

Imagine VIP treatment and a great rewards system, all designed with students in mind! The Citi(R) mtvU(TM) Platinum Select(R) Visa(R) Card for College Students offers fantastic credit card rewards for the media fanatic – 5 ThankYou Points(R) for every dollar spent at a restaurant, bookstore, record store, movie theater, or video rental store. Cardholders also…

Endangered Savers

You can get all your holiday gifts paid for or a jump start on savings thanks to Capital One! Capital One Bank’s “Endangered Savers” website (www.endangeredsavers.com), on top of providing excellent savings tips and strategies, is offering you a chance to win its $5,000 sweepstakes. What’s more is you can enter multiple times by sharing…

Discover Student Mix Tape Card

The Discover(R) Student Mix Tape Card is the result of a credit card art design contest, with this particular winning design receiving 250,000 votes out of 7,000 total artwork entries. The clever design of this student credit card reminds us of the changing times and advances in technology while still offering a great 5% cash…

Baby Phat Prepaid Visa RushCard

Pretty in pink, this Baby Phat Prepaid Visa(R) RushCard by M&T Bank gives you spending with style and confidence. This card offers guaranteed approval with no credit check. Cardholders will also enjoy free direct deposit, a free credit builder, no overdraft fees, no check fees, and no interest fees. Statistics on card use show 56%…

Overdraft Protection Fees

Wallet a little thicker lately? That might have to do with Dodd’s CARD Act, which caused the drop-off in the median price of overdraft protection fees for the first time in more than 25 years. Down 6% from $28 in July 2010 to now stand at $27.50, the average cost of overdraft fees are falling…

Balance Transfers Tips

Balance transfers can be a good way to consolidate debt from multiple credit cards as well as a convenient way to give yourself more time to pay off something like a wedding or home improvement project. Credit cards often offer 0% balance transfers when customers open a new account. Usually the period of time for…

GiftShelf by Chase

As a Chase credit cardmember, you can now send a gift card to anyone instantly via text message or email! Just in time for your holiday shopping season, Chase has launched its “GiftShelf” mobile gift card application, available through the Apple iTunes App Store. With the “GiftShelf” free application, you can now conduct mobile gift…

Travel Card

Best Western gives to you for giving in the season of giving! Now, when you purchase a $100 Best Western Travel Card online at www.travelcard.bestwestern.com/holiday10ca, you get a little bonus reward for yourself. Pick from 2,500 Best Western Rewards points; a $10 Best Western Travel Card; 500 Aeroplan Miles; 40 AIR MILES reward miles; a…