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Chase Slate No Fee Balance Transfer!

A huge credit card deal just got released today. For a limited time (it’s unknown how long), you can get your hands on a no ...

The Best Credit Cards to Use Abroad

So you’re thinking about traveling abroad.  Sweet, but before you jump on that plane, there’s plenty to do to ensure you have a safe and ...

What’s a Good APR for a Credit ...

Credit card Q&A: “What is a good APR for a credit card?” Everyone always want the best, the lowest, the cheapest, etc. It makes perfect ...

Chase Sapphire vs. Chase Sapphire Preferred

These days it’s pretty common to see two versions of a certain credit card. The “preferred” version and the “classic” version. And perhaps one of ...

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A Coin to Replace All Your Credit Cards

A Coin to Replace All Your Credit Cards
December 5, 2013 3 Comments »

Over the past several years, there have been many attempts to rid the world of credit cards, at least in their present form. That is, one single rectangular piece of plastic that is often accompanied by many more in an ... Read More »

Debit Cards Lose Market Share to Credit Cards for First Time in 20 Years

Debit Cards Lose Market Share to Credit Cards for First Time in 20 Years
November 18, 2013 No Comments »

It was a good run, but debit cards have finally ceded to credit cards in terms of gaining market share, according to the latest Nilson Report. The industry publication noted that debit cards had continuously stolen market share from credit ... Read More »

Credit Builder Loans: Should You Pay Interest to Establish Good Credit?

Credit Builder Loans: Should You Pay Interest to Establish Good Credit?
November 13, 2013 No Comments »

If you’re currently in the process of rebuilding your credit, or don’t have any credit history to speak of, you may have come across or been pitched a “credit builder loan.” These rather unique loans can work in different ways, ... Read More »

View Your FICO Score for Free Simply By Having a Credit Card

View Your FICO Score for Free Simply By Having a Credit Card
November 4, 2013 1 Comment »

The credit score world just got turned on its head. Today, FICO announced that millions of consumers would now have access to their FICO scores without paying a dime. And without jumping through hoops. The initiative is called “FICO® Score ... Read More »

There’s Now a Credit Card That Offers 0% APR for 30 Months

There’s Now a Credit Card That Offers 0% APR for 30 Months
October 30, 2013 2 Comments »

While it might sound completely ridiculous, especially seeing that the economy is still quite fragile, one of the largest banks in the UK doesn’t seem to think so. Barclays Bank, which markets credit cards via its “Barclaycard” brand, launched an ... Read More »

Credit Card Roulette 101: How to Play and Win

Credit Card Roulette 101: How to Play and Win
September 18, 2013 No Comments »

If you haven’t heard of the fabled game of “credit card roulette,” it’s pretty simple. When you’re dining out with friends, whether it be breakfast, lunch, or dinner, instead of paying for your fair share, you take an all or ... Read More »

No, You Can’t Buy Weed with a Credit Card, Yet…

No, You Can’t Buy Weed with a Credit Card, Yet…
September 9, 2013 No Comments »

Despite the fact that you can legally purchase marijuana in several states across the nation (including recreationally in Colorado and Washington), cash is still the only method of payment. While some dispensaries that sell marijuana may have had the ability ... Read More »

Get Your VantageScore 3.0 Credit Score for Free (And a Free FICO Score Estimate)

Get Your VantageScore 3.0 Credit Score for Free (And a Free FICO Score Estimate)
August 27, 2013 No Comments »

Are you wondering where you stand credit score-wise, but don’t want to spend a shiny dime to find out? If so, you can get a free estimate of your FICO score and the brand new VantageScore 3.0 via credit.com’s Credit ... Read More »

Discover Poised to Become the Top Rated Credit Card Issuer

Discover Poised to Become the Top Rated Credit Card Issuer
August 26, 2013 No Comments »

Back in 2007, J.D. Power and Associates released their inaugural Credit Card Satisfaction Study, ranking American Express the top credit card issuer in the United States. Since that time, AmEx has consistently held the top spot, though Discover is now ... Read More »

Russian Man Creates His Own Credit Card Contract, Sues Issuer for Breach

Russian Man Creates His Own Credit Card Contract, Sues Issuer for Breach
August 12, 2013 No Comments »

A Russian man named Dmitry Agarkov from the city of Voronezh (it’s several hundred miles south of Moscow, obviously) pulled a fast one on Tinkoff Credit Systems, one of the nation’s leading financial institutions. After receiving an unsolicited credit card ... Read More »