What you don't know about rewards programs (but should)

Some 42 percent of cardholders who switched cards did so because of rewards, yet many consumers don’t understand the basics of rewards programs. Do you?

Full Story
 

6 ways rewards cards can change your life (for good or bad)

Think first-class roundtrip tickets to Asia — or sky-high interest rates and annual fees. Rewards cards have to be handled with care to work for you …

Full Story
 

Beware: 8 credit card rewards redemption gotchas

Ready to cash in your rewards for a plane ticket, luxury hotel stay or was of cash? Watch out: The fine print can foil your plans

Full Story
 

Boost your credit card rewards during the holidays

If you’re planning to use your credit card for holiday purchases, there are plenty of smart ways to ease the burden by earning (and spending) extra points on the shopping that lies ahead

Full Story
 

7 signs your rewards card isn't rewarding anymore

Your relationship with your rewards card might sour if your lifestyle, your spending or the card terms change. Here are seven ways to tell your reward card is no longer a good match

Full Story