Consumer Roundup: An item that will cost you more, and how to save more

Have you noticed your mailbox filling up with credit card offers again? If you need one, and can’t figure out which one is best you may want to look beyond your mailbox. Sometimes, the best ones are the ones that don’t land in your mail. CBS MoneyWatch put together its top picks, including one that offers 0% APR on balance transfer fees. Unlike most, this one does not have a transfer fee. That’s huge, as those fees add up.

Clothing is one item you’re going to want to add to your credit card now, rather than waiting for spring. Forbes reports clothing will increase 10% this spring.  Click here to read about some of the price increases that have already hit the market, and why we’re seeing all these changes.