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Send Credit Card Banks a Message, and Save Money

Remember Bank Transfer Day? Well, mark your calendar: Dec. 11 is being publicized as "Balance Transfer Day," with Americans urged to transfer their credit card balances from high-interest cards to low- or no-interest ones.

How to Score the Right Credit Card for You

Credit card banks know plenty about you -- but what do you really know about them? CreditKarma.com wants to give you the inside scoop on which cards cater to whom, so you'll be able to find the best fit for you -- and avoid having your credit report dinged by turn-downs.

Online Pawn Shop Polishes Up an Old Lending Idea

Two-year-old Pawngo bills itself as a more upscale pawnshop for the digital age, catering to a new breed of pawn customer -- not desperate, just temporarily cash-strapped. The company wants to dispel the stereotype of sketchy storefronts dealing in fenced goods -- and so far, it has had a fair amount of success.

Guaranteed to lose spending power

With an unpredictable stock market, savers are looking for safe havens for their money. The issue of maintaining an account balance is particularly...

More interest rate cuts likely

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke has suggested he's entertaining the thought of more interest rate cuts. He says that cuts are possible this...

Credit card fees: Vicious...and legal

We've talked a lot at WalletPop about the exorbitant fees charged by credit cards, and the restrictive and confusing agreements that come with your...