If you’re wondering how to make your credit cards work for you, it’s not through airline miles and bonus programs, but through a series of little-known facts about the world of credit cards that affect your credit score and your ability to get out of debt.
Any savvy traveler knows that a little bit of planning can go a long way toward making your trip stress-free, so we’ll start with the old saying that failing to plan is planning to fail; for a truly relaxing vacation, start by planning ahead to make your dollar go further.
Congratulations! You got a tax refund – the government ever so kindly returned some of your hard earned money to you! How nice of them to hold on to it for you all year, waiting for the right time to give you back what you so generously lent them… wait a minute…
I was a part of that lucky generation that graduated college to find ourselves in the midst of a housing crisis and the worst economic recession in decades – read on to learn about my struggles and triumphs with student loans!