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Consider Getting a Credit Card Instead of Debit

With the removal of almost all debit card reward programs after Congress enacted a ceiling on the amount per swipe banks can charge merchants for their customer’s use of debit cards, it is starting to make sense to sign up for different rewards CREDIT CARDS.

Just one hitch. You have to make sure you [...]

More Rewards Programs Bite the Dust

So, it’s official. Our household, who vigorously and vigilants uses debit cards a lot, no longer has any of the former perks they once offered. All those former debit card reward programs are pretty much a thing of the past.

My husband officially got his “severence” letter in the mail yesterday, stating that [...]

It’s Official : Got Chase United Debit Rewards Ax

I had written a few weeks ago about how a lot of debit card reward programs were getting the ax thanks to some new legislation that may be friendlier toward businesses that use debit cards, but isn’t toward the consumer that used the heck out of their debit card reward program.

I received my [...]

Debit Cards Taking Rewards Programs Away?

I don’t know what I would do without my awesome United Visa debit card rewards. The $75 a year fee makes it well worth it for me, especially since I use my debit card for just about everything and shy away from using cash.

It allows me to see my sister in California [...]