‘Your car dealerships are finessing you’: Woman catches car dealership lying to her about her own credit report

Shopping for a new car can be a daunting experience, especially if you aren’t familiar with how the process works and the kind of tricks the dealership might pull to get you to spend more money than you planned. One woman recently shared her own car buying experience in a 9-minute TikTok clip, with the …

‘It wasn’t a mistake’: Mercury customer says she paid her credit card balance by the due date. She was still charged $55 interest

Credit card interest rates can be incredibly high. According to CNBC, “the average consumer paid a 22.8% interest rate on their credit card balance at the end of 2023, the highest since the Federal Reserve began tracking data in 1994.” Although these rates are high, it’s generally easy to avoid spending money on them so …

15 million Americans have medical debt crushing their credit scores but that's about to end

A new proposed rule from the Biden administration could spell some relief for people with outstanding medical bills. According to data collected by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), 15 million Americans are carrying $49 billion in medical debt that shows up on their credit report, potentially having a negative impact on their credit score. …

Man Realizes Something Isn’t Right As He’s Paying At 7/11, And Ends Up Finding A Credit Card Skimmer Stealing His Info

With prices rising everyday, even going to convenience stores like 7/11 can leave you feeling like you’re being robbed. A bag of chips for $7?!? A pint of ice cream for eight? It’s hard to justify even getting small snacks when you’re paying so much for so little. But according to TikTok user @theresastoneinmyboot, there’s …

‘Pulling credit to test drive a car is crazy’: Customer says he was banned from test-driving cars at CarMax

Did you know that you can check a car out for a 24-hour test drive at used vehicle retailer CarMax? And did you know you can be banned from it? Car TikToker and self-described consultant Raphael Montes (@redlineraphael) says that he took advantage of CarMax’s 24-hour test drive program to look at an Audi S7. …

‘You telling me people don’t read the terms and conditions??’: Expert warns why you should never take cash out of the ATM with your credit card

A financial expert warned people against ever using their credit card during a withdrawal at the ATM.  Amanda and Siobhán are the founders of Hiver Academy. It’s an organization that aims to help people build financial literacy and feel confident when it comes to their money. Recently, Amanda took to the company’s TikTok account (@hiveracademy) …

Horrible Neighbor Broke Into His House And Stole His Credit Card, So He Involved The Police. Now His Neighbor’s Wife Is Begging Him Not To Press Charges.

It’s an awful thing when a thief breaks into your apartment, but what if your neighbor is the one encroaching on your space? The cherry on top is when they pretend to be innocent. Today’s story is about a guy who shares his story about his drunken neighbor and his paper-thin excuses. This is crazy …

‘Credit card fees boutta go crazy’: Customer shows new ‘cashless’ way to leave a tip

Is the tip jar about to go the way of the compact disc? The analog cash-only version of the tip jar we’re all used to seeing on countertops and bars now faces some digital competition, but a tip-weary public might not be ready for it. Consumers got a glimpse of the “new digital way to …

Couple Usually Pays For Each Other’s Birthday Dinners, But When He Orders 8 Drinks On His Sober Girlfriend’s Credit Card, She Is Furious

Social drinking is a part of American, if not human, culture. Going out to happy hour after your shift, or celebrating an accomplishment with a few beers at the bar? Perfect. But when the person you’re with doesn’t drink at all, things can get a little tricky. That being said, most people are fine with …

Taylor Swift Should Give Patrick Mahomes ‘Some Of The Credit’ For Her Love Story With Travis Kelce, According To Mahomes

Getty Image We’re creeping toward the one-year anniversary of Taylor Swift’s The Eras Tour passing through Kansas City, Missouri for two nights last July, which would be an insignificant occasion if not for the fact that it marked the beginning of the world’s favorite love story between Swift and Kansas City Chiefs All-Pro tight end …

Terrible Stepmother Tried to Take Credit for Kids That Weren’t Actually Hers, So They Put Her In Her Place In Front Of People

Facts are facts, people! Even when they happen to be inconvenient for some people… And the person you’re about to hear from decided they’d had enough of their stepmom’s nonsense so they decided to put her in her place. Take a look at what happened! “This was years ago, I was probably about ten, but …

Verizon Customer Warns Against Having A Credit Card on File With The Company. – ‘I get an alert that they just tried to hit my card.’

My phone charge comes directly out of my bank account every month, but I might have to reconsider that process after hearing from a TikTokker named TiTi about her situation with Verizon. TiTi said that she bought a WiFi hotspot from Verizon and in return was supposed to get a $200 gift card…but instead she …