Christopher Maag

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Contributing writer for, Chris graduated with honors from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, and has reported for a number of publications including The New York Times, TIME magazine and Popular Mechanics.

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Women Payday Loans
Women More Likely to Take Out Payday Loans
Bonnie faces a lot of problems. She is disabled and depressed, wi... read more

October 25, 2012

Managing Debt

Cyber Attacks
Banks, Military Respond to Wave of Cyber Attacks
If you have a checking account or a credit card with a major bank... read more

October 23, 2012

Identity Theft and Scams

Will the Govt Fix the Medicare ID Theft Problem?
Will the Gov’t Fix the Medicare ID Theft Problem?
Leaders of the Medicare program know that identity thieves have s... read more

October 19, 2012

Identity Theft and Scams

What the 2012 Election Means for Credit Card Regulations
When Ben and his wife went shopping for a better credit card deal... read more

October 11, 2012

Credit Cards

Obama or Romney: Who’s Best for Student Loans?
Two important things will happen this November. First, after the ... read more

October 4, 2012

Student Loans

Debt Consolidation vs. Credit Counseling: What’s the Difference?
When escaping the country and hiding from the law are your best i... read more

September 28, 2012

Managing Debt