Category Archives: Cars

The Chase GM Business Card: Not bad at all

There’s been a lot of credit card action this week, so we’ve been heavy on credit card coverage. It’s therefore as good a time as any to bring up the Chase GM business card, especially since we can’t seem to … Continue reading

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Lufthansa 50,000 follow-up, B of A giveaway, cheap tires, an Amazon gift card sale, and AA miles for your savings

LUFTHANSA MILES AND MORE FOLLOW-UP: Following up on Saturday’s post, a friend of ours tried the archaic $2,500 minimum spend version of the 50,000 mile Lufthansa credit card application. He and his wife were both rejected, although they were approved … Continue reading

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0% credit card offers, switching electric companies, and manual transmissions

NYT ON 0% CARDS: According to a New York Times headline, 0% credit card balance transfer offers are back. The author offers his own experience seeing a single 0% offer, but we’ll throw in a lot more data points: the PFD … Continue reading

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Cars are expensive. There are good and bad ways of dealing with this problem…

We see a headline like this… Introducing the 97-Month Car Loan and our immediate reaction is this: The article has some ominous data: In the final quarter of 2012, the average term of a new car note stretched out to … Continue reading

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