New regulations for financial institutions have banned the unsolicited send out of credit card convenience cheques to consumers. These cheques, which tap directly into your credit card balance, come with hefty fees and interest charges that consumers need to be aware of.
This week, on Money Wise, we’re answering your credit card FAQs – from consolidating out of control debt to updating vendors in case of expiry, check out our guide.
Not sure what to do when your credit card expires? Getting your new card is often an easy process, but beware of potential fraud opportunities and outdated vendor payments.
Should you consolidate credit card debt? It can be a tempting solution to sky high interest payments and persistent creditors – but be aware of pros and cons.
May 2013 marks RateSupermarket.ca’s 5th anniversary! To celebrate this milestone, we’re offering fantastic special offers for our VIPs – customers who use RateSupermarket.ca to find their best rate, research their market options, and learn more about the best financial products. Join the Party with Special Offers Who says our birthday has to last a day? …
Could your credit card be doing more for you? Everyone loves a good perk – but the truth is, rewards credit cards aren’t always the best fit. Read on to learn more about your credit card options and how to pick your best plastic.
A new TD study finds that Canadians are relying too heavily on their credit cards when on vacation. Check out these tips for a debt free vacation.
Retails rewards credit cards, offered by many gas and grocery stores, are designed to promote consumer loyalty through freebies and savings – but are they really worth carrying in your wallet? Here, we break down the reward return of some of the most popular reward cards on the market.
Looking for the best travel rewards? One of the best cards on the market for trip points is actually a charge card! Read on to learn more about the great features offered by the American Express Gold Rewards Card, and about the basics of charge card use.
March is fraud prevention month, and a great time to assess the safety of your finances. Check out our tips for staying extra vigilant.