His credit card advice has been featured in several magazines and newspapers including Woman's Day, The San Francisco Chronicle, St. Paul Pioneer Press, and many more. His website, DebtSmart.com, with its DebtSmart® articles and email newsletter, is continuously helping consumers save money and manage their debt.
Scott has also appeared on PBS's Take Note with Patty Satalia, WB 17's Community Close-Up (WPHL-TV Philadelphia) with Dorie Lenz, the Extra Help Channel's In the Money with J.J. Burns (C.F.P.), and CN8's Real Life with Mary Amoroso. Plus, he's been interviewed on more than 1,000 radio stations.
The book is okay. Basically just plain old common sense. The introduction and preface is all you really need to read to comprehend the value of the book.Published on February 21, 2010 by Kenneth E. Murray Jr.
This is my first review. But it was nice to find a self help book that actually helps. As the author says, it does take patience and persistence and (as with sales calls) not every... Read morePublished on November 30, 2009 by B Moore
I am sick and tired of all this marketing tricks. It is very clear that most of the reviews written about this book are actually written by people marktng this book under... Read morePublished on July 9, 2009 by T. Guez
Following certain chapters in this book, I was able to save my sister over $1500 in just a few hours. Read morePublished on April 21, 2009 by PJ Kitzler
It's a good book, but I think it should be called talk your way out of credit card fees. It did save me $48 on the annual fee on my credit card. Read morePublished on December 10, 2008 by Amazon Customer
Scott writes in a straightforward, common sense style that includes many good tips and advice on how to regain control over out-of-control credit card debt. Read morePublished on August 28, 2008 by J. Keith
If you are carrying balances at a high APR rate and your credit card company refuses to lower the rate, then take action and "spank their bottom lines" (page 222). Read morePublished on August 5, 2008 by James C. Intriglia
I purchased this book several years ago, and have been using the "system" ever since first opening it. The comment that this book teaches you to lie is not true. Read morePublished on July 24, 2008 by Mark Mundy