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The Ultimate Guide to Credit Cards

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 Which Card Companies Have the Best Credit Cards?

Which Card Companies Have the Best Credit Cards?

Choosing a credit card can be a confusing process. Not only are there a huge number of credit cards on the market, but...

Erica Sandberg Erica Sandberg 8/17/2022

Will a Secured Credit Card Raise My Credit Score?

Will a Secured Credit Card Raise My Credit Score?

If you’ve done any research on how to build or rebuild your credit, you’ve undoubtedly stumbled across online forums or...

John Ulzheimer John Ulzheimer 8/10/2022

How to Get a Free Credit Score From Your Card Company

How to Get a Free Credit Score From Your Card Company

Checking your credit score is a smart financial habit. While your score isn’t the only criteria for whether you’ll be...

Marcie Geffner Marcie Geffner 8/8/2022

Does Applying For a Credit Card Hurt Your Credit? 

Does Applying For a Credit Card Hurt Your Credit? 

To get a credit card in your own name, you’ll need to complete and submit an application. Even if you are preapproved...

Erica Sandberg Erica Sandberg 7/18/2022

How Student Loan Forgiveness Could Affect Credit Scores

How Student Loan Forgiveness Could Affect Credit Scores

The forgiveness of student loan debt is almost always in the news. The issue has become a lightning rod for controversy...

John Ulzheimer John Ulzheimer 7/11/2022

11 Ways to Lower Your Monthly Bills

11 Ways to Lower Your Monthly Bills

As inflation soars and budgets tighten, many Americans are feeling the financial squeeze. Cutting out discretionary...

Andrea Woroch Andrea Woroch 7/5/2022

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Finance In the News
Creative Juice Provides Finance Solutions for Creators

Creative Juice Provides Finance Solutions for Creators

Most people who earn a living through content creation, such as on YouTube and other online platforms, often find it...

CardRates News 8/18/2022

Sudo by Anonyome Labs Secures Digital Identities

Sudo by Anonyome Labs Secures Digital Identities

With so many everyday interactions moving online, consumers need privacy protection that works without sacrificing...

CardRates News 8/17/2022

How Student Loans Can Help Build a Strong Credit Profile

How Student Loans Can Help Build a Strong Credit Profile

For several years, the student loan crisis in the US, caused by rising tuition costs, has continued to outpace income...

CardRates News 8/17/2022

Thanx Drives Customer Loyalty for Brick-and-Mortars

Thanx Drives Customer Loyalty for Brick-and-Mortars

Thanx is a loyalty and guest engagement platform for restaurants and brick-and-mortar retailers. The company helps...

CardRates News 8/16/2022

Patelco Credit Union Focuses on Financial Well-Being

Patelco Credit Union Focuses on Financial Well-Being

Patelco Credit Union is a not-for-profit organization operating in Northern California that strives to support the...

CardRates News 8/16/2022

Intrepid Eagle Finance: Faith, Family & Financial Planning

Intrepid Eagle Finance: Faith, Family & Financial Planning

Financial advisors tend to focus on investment planning and wealth acquisition with a narrow, bottom-line viewpoint. But...

CardRates News 8/10/2022

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