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Carrick best reads: We’re getting shafted on credit cards

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The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.

We're getting shafted on credit cards
Sure, rates are high for people carrying balances. But as you'll see here, we're also losing out on the great offers and features that card issuers have going in other countries.

Some good news in the housing market
At least rents aren't as expensive as in many U.S. cities.

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Car insurance highs and lows in Toronto
These infographics show the top 10 most and least expensive neighborhoods in the city for car insurance costs.

How to score cheap hotels on Priceline
A nicely detailed how-to from

More money
Join the people who are part of my Facebook personal finance community for talk about investing, retirement, real estate, banking and other financial matters. I'm also on Twitter.

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