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What is Cross-Collateralization of Debt?

What is Cross-Collateralization of Debt?

If you’re strapped for cash, you’ll probably want to continue paying your mortgage or rent to keep a roof over your head and still make your car payment to keep wheels in your driveway so... read more »
By: Susan Ladika, 12/31/2014
10 Alternate Lifehack Uses For Credit Cards

10 Alternate Lifehack Uses For Credit Cards

Tired of wracking up debt with your credit cards? Instead, pull out your plastic and put it to some good use. Here are just 10 ideas on what you could use those cards for instead! Before you... read more »
By: CardRates.com Staff, 12/30/2014
When Someone on Your Account Maxes Out Your Card

When Someone on Your Account Maxes Out Your Card

Some people intentionally max out because they need to make a purchase and have no other access to funds. Others max out by mistake because they keep high balances and underestimate how high... read more »
By: Alexandra Leslie, 12/30/2014
CardCash.com, the Solution to Unwanted Gift Cards

CardCash.com, the Solution to Unwanted Gift Cards

So Christmas just happened and there’s a good chance someone, maybe your uncle, stuck a gift card in his Christmas card to you. Nestled between his well-wishes and corny jokes is a $25... read more »
By: CardRates.com Staff, 12/25/2014
How We Improved Our Credit Score

How We Improved Our Credit Score

I am a credit agency’s dream — I have never made a late payment, I always pay my bills early, and I have ample savings. My husband, on the other hand, did not take his credit as seriously as... read more »
By: Erika Blaska, 12/24/2014
Credit Card Tips for Travelers

Credit Card Tips for Travelers

Whether you enjoy taking road trips close to home or jet setting around the world, it is important to know how to use your credit card to your advantage when traveling. These credit card... read more »
By: Alexandra Leslie, 12/23/2014
Could You Be Addicted to Credit Cards?

Could You Be Addicted to Credit Cards?

With one look at statistics, it would be easy to think that credit card addiction is widespread in our society. After all, when you see the average debt per card over $8,200, it is easy to... read more »
By: John Schmoll, 12/17/2014
How to Apply for a Credit Card

How to Apply for a Credit Card

While we are bombarded with credit card advertisements every day, these ads don’t always make it clear what you need to do to apply. If you’ve never applied for a card before, it can be... read more »
By: CardRates.com Staff, 12/16/2014
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