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Recent Articles by Charles

    Study: Best Credit Cards for Online Shopping

    November 6, 2013 - Deals for Holiday Shopping 2013
    To attract new customers, many credit cards offer special deals specifically for online shopping - and you could easily earn cash back and rewards just for buying things you’d be buying anyway.
    Do you plan to spend more or less on Cyber Monday versus last year?

    Survey: Holiday Shopping 2013 - Cyber Monday Growth

    November 4, 2013 - By Charles - News for Consumer
    Though many experts expect only modest sales gains this holiday season, a new poll by suggests that online sales will actually post big gains this November and December.
    Halloween 2013 Spending Outlook

    Survey: Halloween Statistics 2013

    October 15, 2013 - By Charles - News for Family
    When it comes to celebrating the fall holidays, consumers will be conservative with their wallets, according to a survey by

    Survey: Shopping Addiction Statistics

    September 16, 2013 - By Charles - News for Live Within Your Means
    Do you buy things just because they’re on sale? Do you sometimes hide purchases from your friends and family? Do you feel anxious when you’re not browsing store aisles or retailer websites? If so, you may be a shopping addict – an affliction ...

    Study: Best Travel Credit Cards for 2014

    If you have one luxury in your yearly budget, it should be a vacation. You get some relaxation, some fun, and a lifetime of memories all in an all-too-short amount of time. Plus, you get a much needed break from work – something some employers ...
    When you deal with businesses, do companies usually...

    Survey: Customer Service Statistics

    June 11, 2013 - By Charles - News for Business
    When it comes to providing excellent customer service, big is definitely not better, according to the majority of respondents who participated in a new CreditDonkey survey. In almost all customer-satisfaction categories, consumers are more ...
    Do you plan to spend more or less this year on Father's Day?

    Survey: Father's Day Statistics 2013

    June 3, 2013 - By Charles - News
    Nearly one-quarter of dads are feeling sentimental in anticipation of this Father’s Day. In a new CreditDonkey survey, 24.7% of fathers said they are hoping for something homemade this year. However, only 15% of all the respondents said they ...
    Do you plan to spend more or less this year on Mother's Day?

    Survey: Mother's Day Statistics 2013

    April 15, 2013 - By Charles - News for Family
    A new CreditDonkey survey reveals sons plan to spend more money this Mother's Day while daughters plan to spend less than they did last year. In the survey of over 800 Americans, nearly 1 in 4 son respondents said they plan to increase their ...
    Do you plan to pay your entire tax bill in one payment?

    Survey: Tax Paying Statistics

    February 12, 2013 - By Charles - News for Pay Taxes with Credit Card
    Although a number of third-party companies are now offering to let taxpayers settle their tax bills with credit cards instead of cash, a survey suggests that this is an idea whose time has not yet come.
    In my opinion, these services should be subject to

    Survey: Consumer Protection Statistics

    February 5, 2013 - By Charles - News for Survey: Credit Card Rights
    An overwhelming majority of Americans support increased government regulation of lending institutions, including banks, credit card issuers, and mortgage lenders, according to a new survey. However, when asked if they support ...

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