Identity theft continues to escalate, confirmed by Javelin Strategy & Research with the release of their 2013 Identity Fraud Report. Their statistics show that victims of ID fraud increased by more than one million in 2012 with $21 billion lost to the thieves. One of the top ways your identity is compromised is when a thief gets hold of your credit card information either by illegally securing the actual card or the account number and necessary identification information.
Practically everyone in the United States is eagerly awaiting the holiday shopping season this year. Regardless if you celebrate Christmas, you’ve likely heard about the killer deals offered on Black Friday, Cyber Monday and official holidays.
It’s true; you can get some really great deals if you play your cards right, but with the limited availability and shopping frenzy they’re fairly difficult to score.
In 2005, it was common place to see savings accounts offer from 2.5 percent to just under 3.5 percent depending on the area you lived in. Even PayPal’s money market offered comparative rates on your return just for simply having money to spend online at 2.51 percent. Since then, the country has seen a bit of turmoil and these rates have plummeted to ridiculously low amounts. For many, the returns may not be worth the trouble of saving money that can be better put towards bills and basic survival.
Are you a die-hard football fan? Do you want to show your team spirit—and earn points toward unique NFL experiences, game tickets or even cash back? The NFL Extra Points Visa credit card is the one for you!
Available in all 32 teams or the NFL shield, the NFL Extra Points Visa credit card gives you two points for every $1 spent on NFL or team purchases in stadium and at the pro shop, and one point for every $1 spent on other purchases. Need groceries? Use your NFL card! Same goes at the pump as well.
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