Using a credit card could be costly in New Jersey starting Sunday, as retailers gain the right to add a checkout fee of 4 percent for credit purchases.
The holidays can bring out the best in people, but consumer advocates warn they are also bringing out the worst — from charity scams to bogus holiday e-mails phishing for your personal information.
Natural disasters always attract people who want to help, but they also attract criminals who seek to profit from people’s pain.
Paper or plastic? It’s a simple choice, but it’s about to get a lot more complicated.
Tuesday is the deadline to file and send in your tax returns, so if you haven’t started, it’s not too late. Kelli Grant from SmartMoney.com has some last minute tax tips.
For most of us these colder temperatures could mean higher heating bills, especially this year. But there are millions of dollars in financial help available to reduce that bill.
This is the second year of 24-hour shopping for Toys “R” Us and the fifth year for Macy’s. Many other stores are also joining in and there may be big benefits to waiting so late.
Americans spend about $700 on holiday gifts each year. But believe it or not, one woman was able to buy gifts for her entire family without spending a dime.
There were plenty of stories on CBS 2 on Saturday morning. Did you want to find out more information?
If you haven’t started your taxes, it’s not too late; you still have plenty of time. Kelli Grant from SmartMoney.com joins CBS 2 in studio to provide some helpful advice.
Now there’s a way you can swap an unwanted gift card to a store you really love, or even turn it in for cash. It’s the gift card exchange.
Hang on to those gift receipts this holiday season, because retailers are tightening up their return policies. Some stores are even getting personal, asking for more than just a receipt.
The average American family spends about $800 on holiday gifts each year — and a lot of that just ends up on your credit cards. But believe it or not, one woman was able to buy gifts for her entire family this season without spending a dime.
Now that the rush of Black Friday is behind us, there is still a lot of shopping to be done. But how can you be sure to keep in budget? Kelli Grant from Smart Money is here with some helpful ideas.
Many banks are dealing with the loss of money from credit card regulations by finding new fees that customers could soon face.