The Ultimate Guide to Credit Cards
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The Ultimate Guide to Credit Cards

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Can I Use My Card Before Closing on a Home?

Can I Use My Card Before Closing on a Home?

Homebuyers are well-advised to be mindful of their credit usage when applying for a home loan and waiting for it to...

Marcie Geffner Marcie Geffner 6/23/2022

5 Wise Ways to Use Credit When Planning a Wedding

5 Wise Ways to Use Credit When Planning a Wedding

When you find the person you want to spend the rest of your life with and you’re ready for that long-term commitment...

Andrea Woroch Andrea Woroch 6/15/2022

When Are Late Payments Reported to the Bureaus?

When Are Late Payments Reported to the Bureaus?

You are probably aware that you need to pay your bills on time if you want to earn and maintain solid credit scores...

John Ulzheimer John Ulzheimer 6/9/2022

6 Great Reasons to Use a 0% APR Deal

6 Great Reasons to Use a 0% APR Deal

Credit cards that offer 0% APR deals to new cardholders can be compelling. There are two basic types — one for new...

Erica Sandberg Erica Sandberg 6/2/2022

The Differences Between Soft and Hard Inquiries

The Differences Between Soft and Hard Inquiries

When you apply for credit, a lender is almost always going to access one or more of your credit reports. Lenders do this...

John Ulzheimer John Ulzheimer 5/31/2022

How Many Credit Cards Is Too Many?

How Many Credit Cards Is Too Many?

Many people love having lots of credit cards. One for cash back, one for travel, and a third for business expenses. More...

Marcie Geffner Marcie Geffner 5/26/2022

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Finance In the News
VizyPay Empowers SMBs by Simplifying Processing

VizyPay Empowers SMBs by Simplifying Processing

Inexperienced small businesses can often be subject to hidden fees and billing expenses when processing their customers’...

CardRates News 6/29/2022

MoneyMade: Understand and Manage Alternative Assets

MoneyMade: Understand and Manage Alternative Assets

Traditionally, only accredited investors and high-net-worth individuals invested in alternative assets such as real...

CardRates News 6/28/2022

Marriott Bonvoy Boutiques Drives Loyalty for Cardholders

Marriott Bonvoy Boutiques Drives Loyalty for Cardholders

Through its online store, Marriott Bonvoy Boutiques sells hotel items many of its guests love to take home with them...

CardRates News 6/28/2022

Credit Pros Offer Innovative Approach to Credit Repair

Credit Pros Offer Innovative Approach to Credit Repair

The Credit Pros started out as a small team helping people with their mortgages. They soon transitioned into credit...

CardRates News 6/27/2022

How Credit Cards Support MEANS in Reducing Waste

How Credit Cards Support MEANS in Reducing Waste

Unused edible food is often thrown away in large quantities in the United States. Many charities and food banks would...

CardRates News 6/23/2022

Entrust Weighs in on ‘The Great Payments Disruption’

Entrust Weighs in on ‘The Great Payments Disruption’

Entrust is a leading force in providing technologies to establish trusted identities and conduct highly secure...

CardRates News 6/22/2022

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