Credit & Debt Opinion & Advice

Wipe out debt, one step at a time

The bank of mom and pop: The benefits afforded by intrafamily lending

What you need to know about the shadow banking system now

Why your credit score may drop when you shop for a new phone plan

Credit report error? They all matter

Credit freezes aren't foolproof

How to opt out of credit card offers

When zombie debt collectors chase written-off debts

You can now freeze -- and unfreeze -- your credit report for free

Should lenders mail unsolicited checks to potential borrowers?

How to freeze your credit and stay safe online

Don't sweat small changes in your credit scores

Free credit report freezes

Federal bank holidays 2018: Is my bank open today?

Nab a signing bonus on these rewards cards

4 low-cost, DIY solutions to monitoring your credit, preventing id theft

What's the penalty for canceling a rewards credit card?

The power of living within your means

A great new travel rewards card -- without an annual fee

Financial advice for millennials