All posts by Colin Robertson

Get 0% APR and a $100 Balance Transfer Rebate

Get 0% APR and a $100 Balance Transfer Rebate
February 29, 2016 No Comments »

The Best of Both Worlds One of the rarest things in the credit card balance transfer world is getting a low interest rate and some kind of reward at the same time. After all, credit card issuers and banks need ... Read More »

The Best Balance Transfer Promotions Are Offered Early in the Calendar Year

The Best Balance Transfer Promotions Are Offered Early in the Calendar Year
February 26, 2016 3 Comments »

Winter Spending Means New Year Savings It’s time for another friendly balance transfer tip. If you’re thinking about transferring some credit card debt, the best time to do so may be early on in the calendar year. The reason being ... Read More »

Get Up to $150 Balance Transfer Bonus with Citadel FCU

Get Up to $150 Balance Transfer Bonus with Citadel FCU
February 17, 2016 No Comments »

If you’re one of those people who likes to get their cake and eat it too, you might be interested in this balance transfer offer from Citadel Federal Credit Union. The Pennsylvania-based credit union is offering a very low 2.99% ... Read More »

Here’s a 0% APR Balance Transfer That Really Pays You!

Here’s a 0% APR Balance Transfer That Really Pays You!
February 10, 2016 No Comments »

Most folks know that balance transfers come at a price. Either the bank charges an annual fee and/or a balance transfer fee, or they charge APR north of 0%. If you’re able to find a balance transfer with no fee ... Read More »

A Balance Transfer That Actually Earns Cash Back Rewards

A Balance Transfer That Actually Earns Cash Back Rewards
January 14, 2016 No Comments »

A while back I wrote about balance transfers and credit card rewards. And more specifically, that you don’t earn rewards on transferred balances. Often it’s an exclusion when the credit card you transfer the balance to is offering rewards for ... Read More »

Check Your Local Credit Union for a No Fee Balance Transfer

Check Your Local Credit Union for a No Fee Balance Transfer
January 12, 2016 No Comments »

Those looking to transfer a credit card balance will want to do so without any kind of fees. Unfortunately, most large credit card issuers charge a 3% balance transfer fee when you elect to move your debt from one card ... Read More »

Beware: Balance Transfers Don’t Count as Purchases

Beware: Balance Transfers Don’t Count as Purchases
September 17, 2012 No Comments »

Here’s another tip for those of you out there looking to execute a credit card balance transfer. If you don’t know what one is, read more about how they work before reading this post. So whether you realize it or ... Read More »

A Balance Transfer Can Come in Handy After a Mortgage

A Balance Transfer Can Come in Handy After a Mortgage
August 21, 2012 No Comments »

You’ve probably heard about credit card balance transfers, but may not be entirely sure when to use them. Put simply, they are best served during times when money is tight, or if you’ve racked up a ton of credit card ... Read More »

Paying Your Credit Card Balance with Another Credit Card

Paying Your Credit Card Balance with Another Credit Card
July 19, 2012 No Comments »

The title of this post may sound silly at first, but it’s actually a really great (and unintentional) way to define a credit card balance transfer. Trust me, I’m always trying to come up with a way to define it ... Read More »