Beware termination fee if switching cellphones
Lots of cellphone carriers right now are trying to get you to switch your service. Some are even offering to pay you to switch, as…
Chipotle free meal coupon: Real or hoax?
John Matarese checks into a viral coupon for free Chipotle burritos
Repairing your credit after ID Theft
The steps you need to take to repair your credit if identity thieves have taken you to the bank and ruined your credit
Products continue shrinking trend in 2014
We're all familiar with products shrinking in the grocery store. But for 2014, the trend is accelerating.
Dangerous tax deductions to avoid
It's the height of tax season and right now most of us are organizing our paperwork, looking for those 1099s and trying to…
Who's stealing your child's identity?
A growing number of identity theft victims are not adults, but kids. To make matters worse, they may not find out they’ve been…
Water damage: Should you call insurance?
John Matarese looks into a downside of calling your insurance agent
Couple faces credit report nightmare
One couple said they took their good credit for granted once they realized major errors on their credit report, which they say have been a…
Frequent flyer programs stingier in 2014
Earning enough miles for a free flight is every frequent flyer's dream. But with the new year, you may find that trip even more out of reach.
SCAM: The call you shouldn't return
Don't know the number calling you? Then don't return the call.
Beware $9.84 charge on credit card
John Matarese warns of an unusual charge that may show up this month.
Natural gas and propane prices soaring
As if this persistent cold snap in the eastern half of the US wasn't tough enough, now it's about to take a bigger bite out of our wallets.