Use a credit card that rewards you
Use a credit card that rewards you
Sign up for the Chase Freedom card (Chase.com/freedom), which offers $200 cash back after you make $500 worth of purchases in your first three months.

The no-fee card also gives you 1% cash back on all other purchases (5% in commonly used categories like dining, gas, and groceries, which rotate every quarter). "This promo has no strings attached," says Tim Chen, founder of NerdWallet.com.



Last updated October 17 2011: 1:41 PM ET
Join the Conversation
Best jobs for fast growth

If you're stalled or burned out, these fast-growing fields (with relatively low barriers to entry) can help you earn more, get ahead and put life back into your career.

Market indexes are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer LIBOR Warning: Neither BBA Enterprises Limited, nor the BBA LIBOR Contributor Banks, nor Reuters, can be held liable for any irregularity or inaccuracy of BBA LIBOR. Disclaimer. Morningstar: © 2014 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Disclaimer The Dow Jones IndexesSM are proprietary to and distributed by Dow Jones & Company, Inc. and have been licensed for use. All content of the Dow Jones IndexesSM © 2014 is proprietary to Dow Jones & Company, Inc. Chicago Mercantile Association. The market data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved. FactSet Research Systems Inc. 2014. All rights reserved. Most stock quote data provided by BATS.