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Social Security Benefits to Get a Boost in 2012

Well, at least this is a piece of welcoming news. Since 2009, Social Security benefits recipients have seen their monthly pay check stuck at the same amount due to, or thanks to, low inflations that have caused no adjustment of cost-of-living in the past two years. According to government data, the 2010 annual inflation rate […]

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Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Plus Credit Card $400 Promotion

I have never traveled with Southwest Airlines before, but I have heard some pretty nice words about the low-cost carrier and its services. For example, last Thanksgiving our whole family took a trip to Disney World down in Florida. While searching for cheap tickets, I also looked for airlines that don’t charge $30 for the […]

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CitiBusiness World Card $100 Bonus

The other day, I talked about how the Citibank rewards program, Citi ThankYou Rewards, is getting better with the introduction of some new features. In that post, I listed a couple of options to earn ThankYou Points with Citibank banking and credit products. Actually, there’s another Citi credit card that’s part of the ThankYou Rewards […]

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Citi ThankYou Rewards Program Gets Better

Are you using any Citibank credit cards? If you are, then you must be familiar with the ThankYou Rewards program. It’s basically a Citibank customer loyalty program that lets bank and credit card customers earn ThankYou points from using bank cards and credit cards and redeem earned rewards points for gift certificates, statement credits, airfares […]

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Ohio 529 College Savings Plan CollegeAdvantage $50 Promotion Bonus

If you are considering a 529 college savings account for your child, there is a promotional offer that could get you a good start. Ohio 529 College Savings Plan, rated as one of the best 529 college savings plans by Morningstar multiple times,  is offering a $100 bonus for its popular CollegeAdvantage 529 plan. From […]

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PenFed Credit Cards Eliminate Foreign Transaction Fee

I have only been a PenFed customer for about half a year. The product that I got in April wasn’t a loan or a bank account, though I have heard good words about them, but  the PenFed Visa Platinum Cashback Rewards Card. The card had been on my mind for a long time before I […]

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Mortgage Refinance, Again

When we did our last mortgage refinance exactly one year ago this time, we thought we were done with it because at that time, the nationwide mortgage rates were at historical lows and the rate we got, 3.875% for a 15-year fixed loan, was as low as we could get back then. Though the last […]

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Starwood Preferred Guest Card 25,000 Starpoints Promotion

In addition to the Starwood Preferred Guest Business Card that we reviewed earlier, American Express also offers another version of the Starwood card for non-business people who also want to take advantage of the generous rewards the card has to offer and excellent customer services from AMEX. The Starwood Preferred Guest Card is for people who […]

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