Monthly Archives: March 2011

Balance Transfers Get More Protection Under Card Act

Balance Transfers Get More Protection Under Card Act
March 23, 2011 No Comments »

A new Federal Reserve rule will protect credit card holders taking part in promotional programs that waive interest charges for a certain period of time. As far as I can tell, this will apply to credit card balance transfers, such ... Read More »

Why Do Credit Card Issuers Offer Balance Transfers?

March 2, 2011 No Comments »

If you already know what a credit card balance transfer is, you may be wondering why credit card issuers choose to offer them. In short, a balance transfer allows a consumer to move a credit card balance from one credit ... Read More »