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Cash discounts for gas could dupe card-users

Some gas stations are charging one amount for cash — and another for plastic. Here’s how to make sure you’re getting the best deal

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Consolidating debt can help you defeat it

When you have several credit card debts to pay off, keeping all the payments straight is more than half the battle. To simplify matters, try one of these three forms of debt consolidation

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Can I earn rewards on a balance transfer card?

It’s possible to combine interest-free intro periods and cash-back perks in a single card — you just need to be careful about using a balance transfer card for everyday spending

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Recovering alcoholic seeks to pay his debts

In the throes of his alcoholism, he racked up debts on his credit cards — and to his sister. He’s ready to take responsibility for them, but which debt should he tackle first?

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Can my husband find out about my secret card?

She has a credit card her husband doesn’t know about and is worried about getting caught. A more important concern, says our expert, is why she feels the need to have a secret card in the first place

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