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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 ...

Get Massive Sign-Up Bonuses When You Apply ...

It’s time for another credit card review, this time I’ll be looking at the Ink cards from Chase. This is actually a new credit card ...

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Get to Know your Spending Habits

Get to Know your Spending Habits
October 2, 2007 No Comments »

If you’re like me, you’re probably always astounded at how much you charge on your credit card(s) in a given month. Amazingly, all those seemingly small charges tend to add up over the 30 or so days in a given ... Read More »

Suze Orman Says 760 Credit Score the New 720

Suze Orman Says 760 Credit Score the New 720
September 24, 2007 No Comments »

I overheard something this morning uttered by that crazy lady Suze Orman, the queen of money advice, claiming a 720 credit score simply won’t cut it anymore. According to Orman, the top tier for the best credit card offers is ... Read More »

New Pin-Based Credit Card Launched

New Pin-Based Credit Card Launched
September 24, 2007 No Comments »

A new era in credit card technology has arrived with the advent of the RevolutionCard, a credit card with no identifying information embossed on the card (CVV2 number). Instead, the credit card relies entirely on the use of a PIN ... Read More »

CVV2 Credit Card Scam

CVV2 Credit Card Scam
September 23, 2007 No Comments »

A new credit card scam has surfaced, one which relies on obtaining your CVV2 number, the three or four digit security code displayed on the front or back of your credit card. I had been meaning to write about this ... Read More »

Five Credit Card Fees You Can Avoid

Five Credit Card Fees You Can Avoid
September 9, 2007 No Comments »

As you probably already know, credit card issuers make much of their money on collected interest and outrageous fees.  It seems everyday credit card companies are coming up with new fees to charge customers.  Take a look at five common ... Read More »

A Lesson in Credit Utilization

A Lesson in Credit Utilization
September 3, 2007 No Comments »

A friend of mine recently notified me that his credit score plummeted nearly 100 points from the last time it was updated. He is enrolled in a credit monitoring program, so he receives alerts when his credit scores fluctuate. Naturally, ... Read More »

I-Cache: All in One Credit Card Device

I-Cache: All in One Credit Card Device
August 27, 2007 No Comments »

The latest in ridiculous and seemingly useless credit card technology has arrived with the new I-Cache device. Do you hate carrying all your credit cards in your purse or wallet? Do you often opt to take just one of your ... Read More »

Credit Card Issuers Raising Fees

Credit Card Issuers Raising Fees
August 26, 2007 No Comments »

A few months ago consumers could easily choose from a bevy of 0% APR credit cards or no fee balance transfer credit cards without thinking twice. It seemed that the opportunity to transfer high-interest debts was endless, and it often ... Read More »

New Law to Corral Credit Card Companies on Campus

New Law to Corral Credit Card Companies on Campus
August 6, 2007 No Comments »

A new law will go into effect on September 1st in Texas which will make it more difficult for credit card issuers to market their credit cards on college campuses. In response to the seemingly endless negative correlation between young ... Read More »

Capital One to Report Credit Limits to Bureaus

Capital One to Report Credit Limits to Bureaus
August 3, 2007 No Comments »

Capital One has announced that it will report credit limits on its credit cards to all 3 major credit bureaus amid criticism from consumer and industry groups. The move will also help improve card holder’s credit scores, which likely suffered ... Read More »