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Are You Too Dependent on Credit Cards?

Are You Too Dependent on Credit Cards?

Credit cards are useful tools when used wisely, but many people unknowingly cross into the danger zone and become too reliant on them. It is all too easy to start putting regular purchases on... read more »

Credit Card Use at its Highest Since 2010

Credit Card Use at its Highest Since 2010

Americans are much more confident with debt these days, especially with their credit cards. Credit card use is currently at its highest usage amount since 2010. According to the Federal Reserve’s... read more »

Capital One Profit Boosted by Credit Card Spending

Capital One Profit Boosted by Credit Card Spending

In a sign that consumer spending continues to recover, Capital One Financial reported its second quarter 2013 net profit rose to $1.1 billion. The company is one of the largest credit card... read more »

Startups Still Heavily Relying on Credit Cards

Startups Still Heavily Relying on Credit Cards

When cash is tight, many new business owners end up turning to their credit cards to help pay the bills, even though they know it’s a risky move. According to a 2012 survey of small... read more »