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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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New Chase AARP Credit Card Launched: 3% Cash Back on Gas and Restaurants

New Chase AARP Credit Card Launched: 3% Cash Back on Gas and Restaurants
May 8, 2013 1 Comment »

If you’re an AARP member, listen up. Chase has teamed up with the organization to offer a great credit card deal to members over 50. First and foremost, the new “AARP Signature Visa Card from Chase” comes with a $100 ... Read More »

Float Looks to Supplant Credit Cards

Float Looks to Supplant Credit Cards
May 7, 2013 No Comments »

A new company named “Float” wants to eradicate credit cards for good, though let’s be honest, there’s no chance of that happening. The company has developed a novel approach to lending, seeing that they offer interest-free loans with no penalties ... Read More »

Don’t Commingle Your Purchases and Balance Transfers

Don’t Commingle Your Purchases and Balance Transfers
May 3, 2013 1 Comment »

As I always say, credit cards make for complicated business. They almost seem designed to confuse consumers, though the issuers wouldn’t agree with that statement. Thankfully, the CARD Act and other recent measures have evened the playing field somewhat over ... Read More »

Getting a Credit Card If You Rely on a Spouse’s Income

Getting a Credit Card If You Rely on a Spouse’s Income
May 1, 2013 No Comments »

About two years ago, it became a lot more difficult to get approved for a credit card if you relied upon “household income.” The passage of the CARD Act pretty much abandoned that measure of creditworthiness, and instead asked that ... Read More »

Statement Balance vs. Account Balance

Statement Balance vs. Account Balance
April 30, 2013 2 Comments »

Credit cards are pretty sophisticated financial instruments. What this means is that one must be responsible if they wish to carry a credit card in their wallet. The seemingly innocuous pieces of plastic can get you into trouble if you ... Read More »

Watch Out for No Fee Balance Transfers with Sky-High APR

Watch Out for No Fee Balance Transfers with Sky-High APR
April 29, 2013 No Comments »

Without question, one of the hottest deals in the credit card world is the no fee balance transfer. It’s an elusive sucker, but if you can get your hands on one, it’s pretty much a no-brainer if you have high-APR ... Read More »

Priceline Rewards Credit Card Review

Priceline Rewards Credit Card Review
April 16, 2013 No Comments »

Do you like to travel? Are you a big fan of Priceline? If so, do you use the online travel service to book flights and hotels often? Well, if you do, the Priceline Rewards Visa might be just the credit ... Read More »

How Are Credit Card Payments Applied to Balances?

How Are Credit Card Payments Applied to Balances?
April 15, 2013 No Comments »

Credit card Q&A: “How are credit card payments applied to balances?” Back in the good old days (as far as credit card issuers were concerned), credit card payments applied to balances with the lowest APR first, followed by higher APR ... Read More »

Are Credit Card Payments Tax Deductible?

Are Credit Card Payments Tax Deductible?
April 9, 2013 No Comments »

Credit card Q&A: “Are credit card payments tax deductible?” While credit cards provide a ton of benefits to cardholders, there are limits. And I’m not just talking about credit card limits. Sure, credit cards provide convenience, payment protection, a bevy ... Read More »

Glyph Review: App Tells You Which Credit Card to Use

Glyph Review: App Tells You Which Credit Card to Use
April 2, 2013 No Comments »

A recent objective in the credit card world focuses on maximizing rewards by using the right credit card at the right time. While it sounds simple enough, it’s actually a pretty precise science, and not everyone is a fan of ... Read More »