All articles tagged Applying (29)

How to Get a Credit Card in 6 Easy Steps

How to Get a Credit Card in 6 Easy Steps

Despite the importance of personal finance skills, the majority of us simply don’t have the necessary knowledge to make informed financial decisions. In fact, of the over 17,000 people to take... read more »

7 Important Credit Card Requirements & Minimums to Apply

7 Important Credit Card Requirements & Minimums to Apply

Although not quite 70 years old, the credit card has quickly become a fixture of American consumer finance. In fact, the US today is home to more than 350 million credit cards. To put that number... read more »

10 Best Credit Cards for Rebuilding Credit (2017)

10 Best Credit Cards for Rebuilding Credit (2017)

Despite the best efforts and intentions, debt can become a problem for anyone. Thankfully, consumers have a variety of options for dealing with debt, including debt relief programs and (as a last... read more »

12 Best First Credit Cards (No Credit Needed)

12 Best First Credit Cards (No Credit Needed)

The first revolving credit card, the direct predecessor of today’s consumer cards, was the BankAmericard credit card, issued in 1958 by Bank of America to 60,000 unsuspecting citizens in... read more »

Credit Card Applications: How to Apply for 2017‘s Top Cards

Credit Card Applications: How to Apply for 2017‘s Top Cards

Before the rise of the internet, applying for a credit card was a laborious process. Your choices were often limited to the mail or the bank, which essentially came down to choosing between... read more »

How to Check Your First PREMIER Application Status + 6 Denial Options

How to Check Your First PREMIER Application Status + 6 Denial Options

With advanced algorithms hard at work behind the scenes of every bank and credit card issuer, the average credit card application takes only about 60 seconds to get a decision. When you’re... read more »

How to Check Your Discover Application Status + 7 Best Cards

How to Check Your Discover Application Status + 7 Best Cards

Discover issues several types of credit cards, and applying for a Discover credit card couldn’t be simpler. The is one of our most sought-after offers and stands out from the competition because... read more »

9 Guaranteed Approval Credit Cards for Bad Credit (2017)

9 Guaranteed Approval Credit Cards for Bad Credit (2017)

If you’ve been trying to get a credit card, but have bad credit, you may be wondering about the guaranteed approval card offers you’ve come across. Are they legitimate? And what does guaranteed... read more »

2 Ways to Check Your Credit One® Application Status (Online & Phone)

2 Ways to Check Your Credit One® Application Status (Online & Phone)

In a world that’s gone digital, it’s becoming harder to go through day-to-day life without a credit card. If you have less-than-stellar credit, though, finding an issuer willing to... read more »

How to Check Your Capital One® Application Status + 12 Denial Options

How to Check Your Capital One® Application Status + 12 Denial Options

One of the five largest card issuers in the world, Capital One is likely most recognizable by its longtime tagline, “What’s in your wallet?” Capital One has made its mark on the... read more »