Citi AT&T Universal Savings and Rewards Card $50 Statement Credit

Recently there has been a rash of new credit cards offering everything from cash bonuses to enhanced rewards. In that vein, Citi and AT&T have joined forces to create a credit card that offers substantial savings for AT&T customers. Called the Citi AT&T Universal Savings and Reward Card, cardholders enjoy savings of up to 10% […]


What is a Social Security Statement

I just received my Social Security Statement in the mail and thought it would be a good time to cover this important document. Mailed once a year to workers and former workers 25 and older, a Social Security Statement provides information that can help you plan for retirement. It also provides information about disability and […]


8 Must Have Small Business Tax Deductions

Owning a small business has many perks, one of them being tax deductions!  Many small businesses do not realize the amount of tax deductions to which they are allowed, which is unfortunate because many of these deductions are put into place to help small businesses grow and become more profitable. By giving small businesses breaks […]


SmartMoney’s 2010 Best Online Discount Brokers

Smart Money, a leader in the personal investing community, has always done an excellent job in rating the best online discount brokers available to consumers today. This year’s report opens with a reminder: read the fine print. With competition among discount brokers steadily growing, the price wars get fiercer and fiercer. Some brokers advertise dirt-cheap […]


Survey Says: Americans Are Conflicted About the Future of Our Economy

PerkStreet Financial, one of the new players in the online checking account world, recently teamed up with Harris Interactive and released a survey looking at consumer attitudes toward the future of our economy.  The survey took place over five days in June and included the opinions of 2,174 adults.  Men and women of varying financial […]


4 Top Credit Cards for College Students

Credit cards for college students are a hot-button topic – and not without reason. With student loan debt on the rise, many advise students to steer clear of credit cards altogether. Some people think it’s even unethical to market credit cards to college students. At the same time, responsible credit card use can help young […]