The Cheapskate's Guide to Maxing Out Credit Card Rewards
Credit card companies are quietly lowering signup bonuses and eliminating perks. Here’s everything you need to know about the changes so you can keep the freebies coming without spending a fortune.
Don’t Buy This: Rental Car Insurance Is Usually a Waste of Money
Tell the car rental agent “no thanks” when they pressure you to buy optional insurance. Chances are you’ve already got the coverage you need.
Don’t Buy This: Stop Paying an Annual Fee for Your Rewards Credit Card
It may seem like there's always a catch when it comes to cashing in your credit card rewards, but some cards actually give you cash back and other perks at no cost to you—no strings attached.
The US Just Indicted Four Iranians for Hacking Into Banks and a New York Dam
The US government says the seven hackers broke into computers of dozens of US banks and tried to shut down the dam, in an indictment that for the first time accused individuals tied to another country of trying to disrupt critical infrastructure.