All articles tagged Fees (11)

Banks and Credit Unions Turn to Allpoint to Provide Customers with Access to 55,000 Surcharge-Free ATMs Worldwide

Banks and Credit Unions Turn to Allpoint to Provide Customers with Access to 55,000 Surcharge-Free ATMs Worldwide

In a Nutshell: Consumers who are searching for a new financial services provider no longer use name recognition as their deciding factor. With more options than ever, the institution with the... read more »

17 Cheap Credit Cards with Low Interest and $0 Fees

17 Cheap Credit Cards with Low Interest and $0 Fees

When you think about it, fees are a lot like the ninjas of the credit card world. They’re excellent at hiding, they can sneak up on you when you least expect it — and they can cost you a... read more »

18 Best No Annual Fee Credit Cards (2018)

18 Best No Annual Fee Credit Cards (2018)

Looking at the cardholder agreements that come with new credit cards can be a bit intimidating, full as they are with descriptions of the copious fees for using the cards’ features. On the... read more »

12 Best Chip-and-PIN Credit Cards in the U.S.A. (No Foreign Transaction Fees)

12 Best Chip-and-PIN Credit Cards in the U.S.A. (No Foreign Transaction Fees)

Credit cards haven’t had a makeover in years, but all that changed with the introduction of EMV (Europay, MasterCard, and Visa) technology. EMV offers a much more secure shopping experience in... read more »

14 Best “No Fee” Credit Cards (Balance Transfer, Prepaid, Annual & More)

14 Best “No Fee” Credit Cards (Balance Transfer, Prepaid, Annual & More)

For me, one of the most frustrating things about moving to a new apartment (besides hauling my couches around while my brothers complain) is all the fees that get tacked on. “There’s... read more »

How Credit Card Companies Calculate Your Minimum Payments

How Credit Card Companies Calculate Your Minimum Payments

One of the first things you should consider when exploring new credit cards are their methods for calculating minimum payments because there are multiple techniques the credit card companies use.... read more »

How to Avoid the 6 Most Annoying Credit Card Fees

How to Avoid the 6 Most Annoying Credit Card Fees

Ah, the dream of completely fee-free, 0% credit card! Unfortunately, when you wake up, you realize you’re paying all sorts of fees on that old card you still use. You finally resolve to get... read more »

American Express Hikes Rates for 1 Million Credit Cardholders

American Express Hikes Rates for 1 Million Credit Cardholders

American Express is raising annual rates for more than 1 million credit cardholders, according to a report from Bloomberg Business’s Elizabeth Dexheimer. These impacted clients... read more »

5 Reasons Credit Card Companies Charge Annual Fees

5 Reasons Credit Card Companies Charge Annual Fees

Credit card annual fees are one of those issues that seem to divide consumers into two distinct camps. On the one side, you have folks who are philosophically opposed to paying a fee of any size... read more »

Credit Card Fees You Don’t Know About

Credit Card Fees You Don’t Know About

Credit cards might often come with cash back, free flights, purchase protection and other benefits, but these perks do not always come for free. All credit cards have some type of fees, and they... read more »