Jill Krasny

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Jill Krasny is a former editor for Credit.com. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Esquire, The Financial Times and Travel + Leisure.

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What better way to celebrate our country than by visiting its run-down, kitschy roadside attractions? 
The 10 Best Roadside Attractions in America
It’s summertime, which means if you aren’t planning y... read more

June 30, 2017


Like parades and fireworks, Independence Day cookouts are a holiday tradition. But hosting one can get costly if you don't watch your budget.
How to Throw a Killer Fourth of July Cookout on a Budget
Like parades and fireworks, Independence Day cookouts are a holi... read more

June 27, 2017


We spoke with a couple of financial advisors to find out what the Fed's new benchmark rate may mean for your money.
What an Interest Rate Hike Could Mean for Your Wallet
On Tuesday and Wednesday, the Federal Reserve, the U.S. central b... read more

June 14, 2017


Two seasoned travel experts to share their picks for hotels with great room service.
6 Upscale Hotels With Stellar Service
In the beginning, we book a hotel because it’s something we... read more

June 8, 2017


You can imagine my shock and frustration when I received a rejection letter from Barclaycard a few days after submitting my application online.
I Have an 800 Credit Score. Why Was I Rejected for This Travel Rewards Card?
It started simply enough. For months, I’d had my eye out&nb... read more

May 25, 2017

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Just because you're staying at or near home doesn't mean you won't accidentally overspend. Here's how to avoid digging a fiscal hole.
How to Really Budget for a Staycation
Whether you’re dreaming of an hour-long massage or lazy da... read more

May 24, 2017