Feb 9- American Express Co wants to grow small-business lending to make up for revenue it expects to lose after its credit card partnership with Costco Wholesale Corp ends this year. The planned end of the partnership in March has been delayed a few months because it has taken more time to move customers to a new card, the Seattle Times reported last week.» Read More
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John Ulzheimer explains the pros and cons to filing for chapter 7 if you're in too deep with your lenders.
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We told you yesterday about a major credit card data breach that is putting millions of consumers at risk. Tonight, we have an update.
100 million credit cards put in jeopardy. Find out what you can do to protect yourself.
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John Ulzheimer reveals the one and only web site that offers your free credit report, once per year.
John Ulzheimer explains what you can expect from a professional credit counseling program.
Carmen explains what to do if you feel your information has been compromised.
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Credit expert John Ulzheimer says all you have to do is ask.