How to save thousands of dollars in 10 minutes (Ramit’s free gift)

I have something really cool for you today. If you’re interested in cutting the bills you’re already paying and applying all the negotiation techniques you “should” be using, read on. As most of you know, because I’m Indian, I was basically bred to negotiate. As a kid, I learned how to bargain at Macy’s. I practiced ...

If you use a Big Bank, you deserve to be treated like crap

Sorry guys, no more sympathy from me. If you continue to use a Big Bank like Bank of America or Wells Fargo, you deserve to be treated like shit. I hate them, but it’s not their fault. It’s your fault. After I’ve warned you for years how duplicitous and scammy these banks are, you continue to use ...

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When I was about to publish my book in 2009, I called my publisher and asked if they’d send me to media training. “Why?” they responded. “We’ve seen you on TV and we think you’re quite good.” I nodded, letting my ego grow to even more untenable levels of enormity. I told them that I wanted to ...

How to stop paying credit card fees

Last year, I wrote a scathing post about the Capital One acquisition of ING. It was widely read and quoted in a Fortune profile. Days later, I received this email: “Love your site.  I work for Capital One (in IT, not the card division), and I thought you'd be amused to learn that "I Will Teach You to be Rich" ...

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8 Fascinating Insights about Credit Cards

I combed the internet to find the most interesting stories about credit cards for you. Here are 7 of my favorites. 1. The Tactics of Discover Card Reps How did the telemarketers supposedly trick customers into signing up for the products? The Minnesota attorney general’s office gave us audio files of some of the calls, 2. I am a ...

My favorite credit card

This week, I’m sharing my favorite accounts with you. Yesterday: The best checking account Today: The best credit card Thursday: The best savings account Let’s get to it. When my book was published in 2009, I named names. This is why some banks will never, ever partner with me. Oh well!! Anyway, in the first chapter on credit ...