Avoid These Credit Card Fees

As our country's financial markets change, credit cards are adding new fees and enforcing old ones.  Today on Financial Columnist Liz Weston's blog:  8 Credit Card Fees to Beware.  We've talked about some of these here at The Paycheck Chronicles but Liz's list puts the most common fees in one article.

Military members are uniquely fortunate to have a number of low cost banking and credit sources:  USAA, Navy Federal Credit Union, and many other small branch or installation credit unions.  Don't let the big banks charge you unnecessary fees.  If you're not sure where to look, ask around your unit and find out where people are banking.

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Kate Horrell
Kate Horrell is a military financial coach, mom of four teens, and Navy spouse. She has a background in taxes and mortgage banking, and a trove of experience helping other military families with their money. Follow her on twitter @realKateHorrell.
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  • Fred Brownstein

    How do you get back your VA Loan eligibility? I purchased a home years ago which was sold.