Beverly in the News:

USA Today

December 14, 2014:  I gave tips about what to do–and not do–if you use credit cards to pay for gifts in Using credit for holiday shopping? Pros and Cons.

CNN Newsource

December 10, 2014: In this video shown on NBC-affiliate WWLP in Western Massachusetts, I give tips about how to stay calm if you’re behind on your holiday shopping: The pitfalls of panic shopping. This segment has been shown by network affiliates all over the country.

Washington Post

December 6, 2014: I’m so honored that award-winning, syndicated columnist Michelle Singletary recommended my book, Confessions of a Credit Junkie, as a holiday gift in For daring gift-givers, these books are worth a look.


December 2014 issue: I gave tips about using credit cards strategically in “Cheers! You’re going to save major cash now.” It isn’t online yet, but the article is on p. 125. I’m thrilled that my upcoming book, The Debt Escape Plan: How to Free Yourself From Credit Card Balances, Boost Your Credit Score, and Live Debt-Free, is mentioned!

November 11, 2014: I gave some insight on how to get more value out of credit cards in Secret Credit Card Benefits Ease Your Holiday Shopping.

November 6, 2014: During the mad rush of the holidays, it’s easy to make a bad decision about money. In this article, I gave advice about how to avoid the 5 Holiday Spending Mistakes That Can Kill Your Credit.

November 4, 2014: My disastrous credit card story is featured in How a Former Credit Card Junkie Went From ‘Rock Bottom’ to Consumer Superstar.

October 22, 2014: I gave my perspective on the recent hackings in Staples May Have Been Breached (Should You Just Cut Up All Your Cards?)

U.S. News & World Report

October 1, 2014: I gave some insights about how free scores work in Are Free Credit Scores Really Free?