774 POSTS 0 COMMENTSBrian Martucci writes about credit cards, banking, insurance, travel, and more. When he's not investigating time- and money-saving strategies for Money Crashers readers, you can find him exploring his favorite trails or sampling a new cuisine. Reach him on Twitter @Brian_Martucci.
Manta.com is one of the most popular local business information websites in the U.S. As a small-business owner, should you invest the time and effort into maintaining a Manta listing? Learn the pros and cons of Manta.com, how to optimize your listing, and how to use the site to reach more customers.
Medical debt is one of the most common reasons to get a personal loan, but it's not appropriate for every potential borrower. Read on to learn how medical loans work, if it's the right option for you, and some alternatives.
Travel reward cards earn bonus miles on virtually every purchase. But they aren’t for everyone. Fortunately, there are plenty of alternatives. All earn rewards, none require credit accounts, and some demand no out-of-pocket spending at all — meaning there’s a way for everyone to earn travel rewards.
For parents vacationing with little ones, the thought of subjecting fellow travelers to hours of uncontrolled wailing is mortifying. These tips from a dad who’s been there can’t stop diaper blowouts or screaming fits, but they can increase the return on your vacation investment.
TurboTax, TaxAct, and H&R Block have a similar set of core features and capabilities. That can make it challenging to differentiate among them at a glance. But there are differences. Before choosing one, learn how they stack up — and what’s new for the 2020 tax year.
How much your apartment costs depends a great deal on where you live. Low-rent U.S. cities tend to be located in the Midwest, Mountain West, and South, where apartments remain affordable. Read on to learn the most affordable U.S. cities for renters to live in, and where you can find cheap housing.
The Small Business Administration is disbursing up to $349 billion in low-interest forgivable loans to many American small businesses, freelancers, and nonprofits through the Paycheck Protection Program. Find out if you qualify and how to apply before the money runs out.
With the pandemic showing no signs of abating, millions of Americans will face crushing COVID-19 treatment bills before it’s over. Even if you can’t control how the disease affects you, informed health care consumers owe it to themselves to know what to expect financially after a turn for the worse.
The economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic has spurred lawmakers to propose another stimulus package in early 2021. The details aren’t final, but it’s expected to include a third round of direct payments to Americans — the biggest stimulus checks yet. Learn who is eligible and how to get it.
Rakuten (formerly Ebates) is a popular website that offers cash-back rewards and rebates on everyday purchases from more than 2,500 retail partners. Learn how it works and how it stacks up to similar sites here.