Nicole Dieker


Nicole Dieker is a freelance writer with a focus on personal finance and habit formation. She spent five years as a writer and editor at The Billfold, a personal finance site where people had honest conversations about money, and she regularly teaches classes on how to build your income as a freelancer.You can find Nicole on Twitter: @HelloTheFuture.

Recent Articles By Nicole Dieker

  • Credit Cards

    How to save on Cyber Monday deals

    Knowing what you want to buy, how much you can afford to spend and how to spot a good deal will help you make savvy shopping choices on Cyber Monday.

    4 MIN READ Nov. 17, 2020
    Young couple looks at shopping deals on tablet over breakfast
  • Credit Cards

    Can I cancel a credit card application?

    It is possible to cancel a credit card application, but you have to act fast. Here’s what to do about a new credit card you no longer want.

    4 MIN READ Nov. 11, 2020
  • Credit Cards

    How to report credit card fraud

    Reduce the chances of any long-term impact to your finances and credit score by reporting suspected fraud properly.

    5 MIN READ Nov. 10, 2020
    Cardholder reporting card fraud
  • Credit Cards

    What’s a good APR for a credit card?

    Cards with an APR at or below the national average is ideal, but a good APR for you will depend on your credit score.

    5 MIN READ Nov. 5, 2020
    Mother and son enjoying a snack
  • Credit Cards

    What is myFICO?

    Learn about how myFICO works and how it stacks up against the competition to decide if it’s the right credit monitoring service for you.

    5 MIN READ Nov. 4, 2020