Credit Card Advice (Page 26)

Follow our team of finance experts for the best credit card advice on the web, including tips for responsible usage, navigating rewards programs, and other industry-insider recommendations.


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“Can You Buy a Money Order with a Credit Card?” (5 Options)

Can You Buy a Money Order with a Credit Card?

Let’s face it, no one wants to stuff cash in an envelope and mail it, and some folks don’t like to send regular checks because they don’t want to reveal their checking account number — this... read more »
By: Eric Bank, 4/5/2016
How to Get a “Black Card” – American Express® Requirements

How to Get a "Black Card"

If you’ve heard the buzz surrounding the American Express® “Black Card”, you already know that it’s the velvet rope of consumer credit options. This invite-only charge card, formally known... read more »
By: Linsey Knerl, 3/28/2016
Capital One® Quicksilver VS. Discover it® (4 Key Differences)

Capital One® Quicksilver VS. Discover it®

If you have taken good care of your credit, you may be in the position to choose between the Capital One® Quicksilver and the  credit cards. Both offer some very attractive perks, but which... read more »
By: Linsey Knerl, 3/14/2016
6 Expert Tips → How to Increase Credit Limit (Citi)

How to Increase Your Citi Credit Limit

To increase the credit limit on your Citi card account, you have a few options available for quick and easy service. We’ve outlined the steps to request a higher limit from your... read more »
By: Amber Brooks, 3/7/2016
Easiest Credit Cards to Get (10 Options: Fair & Bad Credit)

10 of the Easiest Credit Cards to Get

Technically, all credit cards are fairly easy to get – all that’s required is a simple online application and issuers will generally let you know if you’ve been approved or not within... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 3/1/2016
First Savings Credit Card (Login, Application, 5 Similar Cards)

First Savings Credit Card: 3 Things to Know

If you have a poor credit history, you may have received an invitation in the mail to apply for the First Savings MasterCard. Designed specifically for subprime applicants, this card has a... read more »
By: Toby Sembower, 2/23/2016
Walmart Credit Card — “Bad Credit OK?”

Does the Walmart Card Approve Bad Credit?

Walmart is world-famous for its deep discounts on everything from bath soaps to bicycles, making it one of the nation’s most popular stores for credit card users. The discount retailer... read more »
By: Toby Sembower, 2/23/2016
Financing Business Using Credit Cards (18 Expert Picks)

Financing a Business Using Credit Cards

Using a credit card to finance a small- to medium-sized business can be a great idea for someone who understands how to do it properly and meets these criteria: doesn’t need more than... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 2/22/2016
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