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Good News! Credit Card Foreign Transaction Fees Are Going Away! –

This ridiculous fee cost you big, even though it didn't cost your credit card company anything. Credit card issuers can be very creative — when it comes to dreaming up new fees to charge their customers. Most cardholders face annual fees, late fees, balance transfer fees, cash withdrawal fees, and the most insidious one of all, the foreign transaction fee. What is a foreign transaction fee? It’s a fee imposed on all transactions processed outside of the United … [Read More...]


How to Waitlist for a Cheaper Singapore Award – The Points Guy

Singapore Airlines is widely recognized as having some of the best seats and service in the world thanks to its excellent business and first-class cabins, yet its award seats are also some of the hardest to book. So today, I want to take a closer look at a unique way to gain access to Singapore KrisFlyer awards using its waitlisting program. Waitlisting Basics Singapore is notoriously stingy about releasing award space to its partners, and in fact, it used to just … [Read More...]

Chase Slate vs. Discover it – Low

There are few things more difficult than paying off credit card debt. As unsecured debt, credit cards charge higher interest rates than home or car loans. And since the interest paid is never tax deductible, cardholders do not receive the tax savings … [Read More...]