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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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Capital One’s New Quicksilver Credit Card Offers 1.5% Cash Back Year Round

Capital One’s New Quicksilver Credit Card Offers 1.5% Cash Back Year Round
August 8, 2013 No Comments »

Remember that baby who hated cash back? You know, the one Jimmy Fallon used to try to coax into liking more cash back? Well, that baby might need to find another job. Capital One has given their Capital One Cash ... Read More »

What Is Credit Card Churning? And Should You Take Part?

What Is Credit Card Churning? And Should You Take Part?
July 23, 2013 No Comments »

When you think of the word “churning,” what’s the first word association that comes to mind? For me, it was “butter,” as in butter churn. But in the finance world, a relatively new and certainly risky practice has emerged known ... Read More »

U.S. Bank Cash+ Credit Card Review: Pick Your Own Cash Back Categories

U.S. Bank Cash+ Credit Card Review: Pick Your Own Cash Back Categories
July 22, 2013 No Comments »

By now, you’re probably used to credit cards that only offer bonus cash back in select categories during certain periods of the year. Perhaps one of the most popular credit cards to offer this revolving rewards structure is the Chase ... Read More »

Introducing the Mobile Balance Transfer

Introducing the Mobile Balance Transfer
July 11, 2013 2 Comments »

If you have a credit card (or two) in your wallet, you’ve likely heard of a balance transfer, which allows consumers to shuffle debt from card to another. They’ve been around a long time, and are used by credit card ... Read More »

Experian-Based FICO Score Now Available to Consumers

Experian-Based FICO Score Now Available to Consumers
July 2, 2013 No Comments »

Back in early 2009, a spat between Fair Isaac (now FICO) and Experian meant consumers could no longer obtain access to all three credit bureaus’ FICO scores without applying for a loan. You could still get your hands on an ... Read More »

Living Without a Credit Card? Bad Idea: Here’s Why

Living Without a Credit Card? Bad Idea: Here’s Why
June 14, 2013 No Comments »

Earlier this week, FICO revealed that more and more consumers are living without credit cards, despite the apparent growing popularity of plastic. The biggest decline was seen in the 18-29 year-old age category, where the percentage of consumers without credit ... Read More »

Are Credit Cards Recyclable?

Are Credit Cards Recyclable?
June 10, 2013 5 Comments »

Credit card Q&A: “Are credit cards recyclable?” Just about every adult in the United States, and any other established country in the world, has a credit card or two (or three). While this isn’t necessarily a bad thing, at least ... Read More »

Check Out the Credit Card-Sized Pocket Tripod for iPhone

Check Out the Credit Card-Sized Pocket Tripod for iPhone
June 3, 2013 No Comments »

A company by the name of Geometrical based out of Irvine, California has developed a 360-degree, credit card-sized iPhone stand called the “Pocket Tripod.” While it may sound like just another iPhone accessory, the company claims it’s the “world’s first ... Read More »

A List of Celebrity Credit Cards

A List of Celebrity Credit Cards
May 28, 2013 3 Comments »

It seems like a new celebrity credit card is released every week…I suppose it must be good business. And in an effort to track all these wacky celebrity credit cards, I decided to create an open-ended list. Over time, I ... Read More »

Do Consumers with More Credit Cards Have Higher Credit Scores?

Do Consumers with More Credit Cards Have Higher Credit Scores?
May 20, 2013 No Comments »

An infographic released recently by Credit Karma revealed some interesting characteristics about credit card usage and credit score. For those with so-called excellent credit scores, 750 and higher, the average Credit Karma user had $4,829 in credit card debt on ... Read More »