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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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Chase Eliminating Universal Credit Default Altogether

Chase Eliminating Universal Credit Default Altogether
December 10, 2007 Comments Off

As part of Chase’s new “Clear and Simple” initiative, effective March 1st, 2008, Chase will stop the controversial practice of universal credit default, which allows credit card issuers to raise your APR if you fail to pay any other creditor ... Read More »

How Your Credit Profile Stacks Up

How Your Credit Profile Stacks Up
November 28, 2007 No Comments »

Ever wonder how your credit history stacks up against the rest of the population? I’m not talking about your credit score, but more specifically, the makeup of your current credit use and past history. According to Fair Isaac, average consumers ... Read More »

Capital One Lets You Build Your Own Credit Card

Capital One Lets You Build Your Own Credit Card
November 27, 2007 Comments Off

Capital One has launched a new online service that allows you build your own credit card with features fine-tuned to your spending habits and rewards preferences. The new “Capital One Card Lab” offers six different categories to make your credit ... Read More »

How to Avoid Late Credit Card Payments

How to Avoid Late Credit Card Payments
November 18, 2007 Comments Off

With credit card late fees on the rise and associated costs more severe, it’s important now more than ever to ensure you make timely payments each month. While conventional methods for paying credit cards still exist, such as snail mail ... Read More »

New Hope for Borrowers with Little or No Credit Seeking a Mortgage

New Hope for Borrowers with Little or No Credit Seeking a Mortgage
November 15, 2007 No Comments »

A new collaboration between PRBC and Fair Isaac, founder of the FICO score, claims to help consumers with little or no credit history qualify for mortgages more easily. Currently, on-time payments for items such as rent, phone bills, utility bills, ... Read More »

If You Carry a Credit Card Balance, You Better Have 0% APR

If You Carry a Credit Card Balance, You Better Have 0% APR
November 5, 2007 Comments Off

Chances are you have a credit card (or two) that you use for all types of everyday transactions. These days, merchants accept credit cards for just about anything, even for purchases less than a dollar. In fact, many don’t require ... Read More »

How Can I Lower My Credit Card Interest Rate?

How Can I Lower My Credit Card Interest Rate?
November 2, 2007 Comments Off

Many consumers are riddled with credit card debt thanks in part to APR that is through the roof, making it very difficult to pay down debts and get back in the black. So you may ask yourself, “How can I ... Read More »

American Express Plum Card

American Express Plum Card
November 2, 2007 Comments Off

In just a couple days, the “American Express Plum Card” will be released, promising to revolutionize the way business owners use credit cards. Put simply, the Plum Card allows businesses to manage cash flow with the use of an credit ... Read More »

Paying the Mortgage with Your Credit Card?

Paying the Mortgage with Your Credit Card?
November 1, 2007 No Comments »

As you’ve probably heard, the mortgage crisis has made it increasingly difficult to obtain a decent rate on a home loan, let alone any financing (or refinancing) at all for some unlucky borrowers. Many homeowners who obtained financing when subprime ... Read More »

Two Credit Cards Are Better Than One

Two Credit Cards Are Better Than One
October 29, 2007 No Comments »

When it comes to credit cards, it may be beneficial to hold more than one, as opposed to relying on a single credit card for all your purchases. Perhaps the most important reason why you should carry multiple credit cards ... Read More »