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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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Clear from American Express Review

Clear from American Express Review
June 23, 2007 No Comments »

If you’re looking for a really simple credit card, check out the American Express Clear credit card. This credit card is aimed to be simple to use and understand, with no fees for pretty much anything, and 1% cash back ... Read More »

Nearly Half of Consumers Don’t Know Their Credit Score

Nearly Half of Consumers Don’t Know Their Credit Score
June 20, 2007 No Comments »

Bankrate.com released data from a survey conducted earlier this month in which they used a random-digit-dialed phone to poll 1,004 adults 18 or older nationwide. The survey was carried out for Bankrate by GfK Roper Public Affairs & Media, using ... Read More »

Credit Card Limits on Gas Purchases?

Credit Card Limits on Gas Purchases?
June 18, 2007 No Comments »

You’ve probably never heard of it, and likely never had it happen to you either. Imagine pulling into a gas station, swiping your credit card and pumping your gas. After a few minutes the gas pump shuts off abruptly, though ... Read More »

Balance Transfers and Store Credit Cards

Balance Transfers and Store Credit Cards
June 13, 2007 No Comments »

A couple of friends of mine moved into a new house a few years ago, and found themselves with a lot more space and not much to fill it. Their first instinct was to the upgrade the television. They had ... Read More »

Fair Isaac to End Credit Piggybacking Practice

Fair Isaac to End Credit Piggybacking Practice
June 11, 2007 No Comments »

Fair Isaac, the company behind the widely-used Fico score, has revealed that come September, people who are added as authorized users on existing credit cards will not benefit from past credit history associated with those cards. The move comes after ... Read More »

Make Large Purchases Early in Your Billing Cycle

Make Large Purchases Early in Your Billing Cycle
June 11, 2007 No Comments »

If you generally pay off your entire credit card balance each month, but often have a tough time doing so, you may want to think about timing your credit card purchases. Credit cards have billing cycles, typically 30 days or ... Read More »

Use a Paper Shredder to Combat Identity Theft

Use a Paper Shredder to Combat Identity Theft
June 9, 2007 No Comments »

We get loads of mail each and every day, most of it junk or solicitations. In a given week, most of us receive at least one or two credit card-related pieces of mail as well, making the threat of identity ... Read More »

The Black American Express Credit Card Really Exists

The Black American Express Credit Card Really Exists
May 25, 2007 No Comments »

Credit cards don’t typically fall into the category of pop-culture, nor do they usually garner much attention aside from their basic functionality. But one credit card has mystified and amazed consumers and the general public for years: “The Black American ... Read More »

Four Great Reasons to Order a Credit Report

Four Great Reasons to Order a Credit Report
May 18, 2007 No Comments »

It is advised that you check your credit report every three months or so, depending on how neurotic you are. Some people check it more, some much less, but either way, here are a few good reasons to order a ... Read More »

Best Gas Rewards Credit Cards

Best Gas Rewards Credit Cards
May 15, 2007 No Comments »

So gas prices are continuing to rise, and it’s not even summer yet. Many experts see gas prices per gallon shooting up to over $4.00 which is nothing short of scary. It’s really getting to the point where we can’t ... Read More »