Archive for January 2014

The 10 most unreadable credit card agreements

Repost from December 22, 2011  Yesterday I was at my bank and picked up a really cool brochure that highlighted the bank’s opinion of the “Top 10 Reasons” to use a credit card.  Maybe another time we’ll debunk the bank’s “reasons” one by one.  But glancing though this brochure did remind me of last year’s…

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4 charged with identity theft, student loan fraud

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan: “This case reinforces how important it is to protect and carefully monitor your personal information to avoid falling victim to identity theft.” 4 charged with identity theft, student loan fraud (Chicago Sun-Times) To receive a copy of your credit reports go to Annual Credit Report Request Service:  By phone: 877-322-8228…

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