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Cut local merchants a break with cash

Just a thought about helping Colfax businesses. I usually use credit cards to pay for almost everything more than a couple of dollars. Reasons include: not having to carry cash fo ...

Grandma uses prayer power

I have read with interest the articles about phone call scammers. I, too, could have become a victim. I received a call from “your grandson.” I said, “Which one?” He said, ...

Nation’s lenders need reform

The reform I envision will force the credit card and mortgage companies to play by the rules. I am tired and frustrated with the lack of meaningful action by the Congress and Sena ...

Now we punish the prudent

Credit cards are just that, “credit” cards, not loan cards. If you don’t want to pay whatever interest a bank may charge then try doing it the old-fashioned way. Do without f ...

Can credit card thieves charge their bail at jail?

Adding maps and a GPS to the notebook while wondering why other media outlets don’t take the Journal’s lead and call the recent urban interface conflagration the 49 Fire, inste ...

It’s time to stop credit card abuse

The first bank or credit card company that offers the consumer a reasonable interest rate, not to exceed 14.99 percent on credit cards, will siphon off all the business from corrup ...