Today’s technology makes it easier than ever to manage your money, stay on top of your budget and even buy the things you need with just a swipe or the touch of a button, but today’s tech also puts you at higher risk of identity theft and makes it almost too easy to charge which can lead to problems with credit card debt. Consolidated Credit is here to help you use technology to your financial advantage without putting your personal data at risk.
Oct 28, 2016 | April Lewis-Parks
Consumers lack confidence in our current banking system and believe less and less in the power of traditional banks. So what’s next for our money?
Sep 09, 2016 | Meghan Alard
Social media didn’t invent the phenomenon of keeping up with the Joneses, but it’s not making it better. We offer 3 tips on smart purchasing decisions.
Budgeting, Financial Wellness
Jul 15, 2016 | April Lewis-Parks
New technology may be providing more options for paying credit card bills each month, but most people choose to stick with traditional payment methods.
Jun 06, 2016 | Meghan Alard
Chase banking customers should take note that the company is changing its policy that allows a credit card to be used for account overdraft protection.
Banking, Credit Cards
Apr 21, 2016 | Meghan Alard
Yesterday was Visa’s 10th annual Financial Literacy Summit in Chicago. We give you a rundown of financial literacy initiatives and great finance quotes.
Mar 07, 2016 | Meghan Alard
Visa and Honda team up to design an app that calculates gas mileage and pays for you at the pump, but will this lead to credit card debt problems?
Auto, Credit Cards
Dec 11, 2015 | Michael Koretzky
Consumers aren’t exactly up-to-speed when it comes to EMV chips in credit cards and debit cards – and many aren’t keen on the new microprocessor technology.
Nov 25, 2015 | Michael Koretzky
Technology may be changing the way some people shop for the holidays, but we look at shoppers who are saving money the old-fashioned way this season.
Mar 02, 2015 | April Lewis-Parks
Millennials might push mobile banking up the ranks in the Banking world but the ease of it may impact consumer bank accounts if they withdraw too often.
Feb 12, 2015 | Meghan Alard
New technology is changing the way people buy homes. We give you important tips to help you use technology to your advantage in mortgage approval.