Credit Card Types

CHRISTMAS ON CREDIT

Card sharps know how to pick 'em

David Potts A card with no interest on new purchases for 15 months would be perfect for the Christmas shopping.

DEBT'S THE WAY

Debt that's good, debt that's bad

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Christine Long There are different types of debt. Some drag you down, while others can give you lift-off.

STAYING LOYAL

Not much value in rewards credit cards

False economy: Some rewards cards have such high annual fees that you need to spend more than $40,000 a year on the card just to break even.

John Collett A study shows for most people, credit card loyalty schemes are seldom worthwhile.

CREDIT-CARD DEBT

Plot a path to turn red into black

Credit Card Debt.

Christine Long Sticking to a straightforward strategy is the key to defeating credit-card debt.

Season credit card offers all about the bottom line

Credit cards

Bina Brown Financial institutions have emerged with some of the most aggressive credit card offers seen.

You make your own rewards

Anneli Knight Frequent flyer points aren't to be scoffed at but avoid unnecessary spending for the sake of earning more.