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The Ultimate Guide to Credit Cards

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11 Credit Card Perks For Holiday Shoppers

11 Credit Card Perks For Holiday Shoppers

The holidays are a joyous time, but also an expensive one — and it appears consumers aren’t pulling back on gifts or...

Andrea Woroch Andrea Woroch 10/25/2021

When Does Interest On a Credit Card Start?

When Does Interest On a Credit Card Start?

Interest charges for credit card purchases don’t have to cost an arm and a leg — or even a finger or toe. With its...

Marcie Geffner Marcie Geffner 10/20/2021

14 Types of Lenders You Should Know About

14 Types of Lenders You Should Know About

The United States has no shortage of available lenders. Some are financial institutions that offer many different...

Erica Sandberg Erica Sandberg 10/18/2021

How to Read a Credit Card Agreement

How to Read a Credit Card Agreement

Credit cards can be hard to resist, thanks to enticing sign-up offers from free cash back to zero-percent interest for...

Andrea Woroch Andrea Woroch 10/7/2021

How to Leverage Credit Cards to Build Wealth

How to Leverage Credit Cards to Build Wealth

Whether you currently have a negative or positive net worth, credit cards can help you create and increase your wealth...

Erica Sandberg Erica Sandberg 9/29/2021

When Were Credit Scores Invented?

When Were Credit Scores Invented?

Credit scores are an important part of everyday financial life in America. Do you want to buy a house? Do you need to...

John Ulzheimer John Ulzheimer 9/29/2021

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Lonely Whale Aims to Help Reduce Ocean-Bound Plastics

Lonely Whale Aims to Help Reduce Ocean-Bound Plastics

Because plastics are a relatively recent invention, the extent of the damage to the environment and human health of...

CardRates News 10/27/2021

Rho: Card and Banking Solutions For Businesses

Rho: Card and Banking Solutions For Businesses

Rho is a modern business banking solution that lets companies view their banking, accounts payable, and corporate cards...

CardRates News 10/27/2021

TROOP Maximizes the Value of Card Rewards Travel

TROOP Maximizes the Value of Card Rewards Travel

In a nutshell: Planning corporate meetings and events can be a costly, time-consuming prospect. That’s why many...

CardRates News 10/21/2021

Weekly Credit Card Update — October 21, 2021

Weekly Credit Card Update — October 21, 2021

For media inquiries on these stories and more, contact credit card expert and industry analyst Bill Hardekopf at (205)...

CardRates News 10/21/2021

Kikoff Helps Consumers Learn Skills and Build Credit

Kikoff Helps Consumers Learn Skills and Build Credit

Credit scores are crucial to financial well-being in the modern world, but a significant number of Americans don’t have...

CardRates News 10/19/2021

Weekly Credit Card Update — October 15, 2021

Weekly Credit Card Update — October 15, 2021

For media inquiries on these stories and more, contact credit card expert and industry analyst Bill Hardekopf at (205)...

CardRates News 10/15/2021

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