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Is Checking Your Credit Score a Good Thing?

By | June 1, 2016| Balance Transfer Article, Debt Consolidation, Debt Consolidation, Non-Rewards Credit Cards, Non-Rewards Credit Cards Article | No Comments

If you’re trying to improve your credit after a financial hardship, checking your FICO score every month is a great way to gauge your progress. It’s encouraging to see that your hard work is paying off. It’s also a good way to spot credit mistakes when you make them and adjust your habits accordingly.

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Point Savvy’s Pick for Best Balance Transfer Card – Chase Slate

By | December 10, 2015| Non-Rewards Credit Cards Article, Savvy Approved Product | One Comment

Transferring balances from high-interest cards can be a smart move if you choose the right card offering the best balance-transfer benefits. Many cards offer a 0% intro APR for a year or more when you move a balance over. Of these cards, our favorite right now is one that offers the best combination of savings on interest and fees – Chase Slate®.

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Sometimes, Being “Point Savvy” Means Choosing a Non-Points Card!

By | November 23, 2015| Featured Article, Non-Rewards Credit Cards Article | No Comments

I relocated to a new city a year ago. I had been at my job for five years and was taking that scary risk of being a 20-something and leaving my steady job without having a new one lined up in the new city I would soon be calling home. I can’t say that I wasn’t looking forward to a few months off but I knew the panic of not getting a paycheck twice a month would soon set in.

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