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The Ultimate Guide to Credit Cards

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Understanding Credit Cards: A Beginner’s Guide

Understanding Credit Cards: A Beginner’s Guide

Similar to your first job, car or apartment, your first credit card is an important milestone on your journey from youth...

Marcie Geffner Marcie Geffner 11/13/2019

How to Earn a Credit Card Signup Bonus

How to Earn a Credit Card Signup Bonus

Are you interested in earning free travel, valuable rewards, or even extra cash? If so, you may be able to tap into...

John Ulzheimer John Ulzheimer 11/7/2019

6 Credit Strategies to Prepare for the Holidays

6 Credit Strategies to Prepare for the Holidays

Although we just welcomed fall, it’s time to start planning for the winter holidays. But, if thoughts of holiday...

Andrea Woroch Andrea Woroch 10/29/2019

Is it Bad to Cancel a Credit Card?

Is it Bad to Cancel a Credit Card?

You may eventually want to purge one, some, or even all of your credit card accounts. Whether it’s out of need or...

Erica Sandberg Erica Sandberg 10/23/2019

5 Tips to Increase Your Credit Approval Odds

5 Tips to Increase Your Credit Approval Odds

It’s easy to apply for a credit card online. Find a card you like, fill in your personal information, and click “apply.”...

John Ulzheimer John Ulzheimer 10/17/2019

3 Ways to Get an Automatic Credit Limit Increase

3 Ways to Get an Automatic Credit Limit Increase

Lots of good things are free just for asking, and some good things may be free even without asking. One such example is...

Marcie Geffner Marcie Geffner 10/16/2019

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Farmers & Merchants Bank Supports Wisc. Communities

Farmers & Merchants Bank Supports Wisc. Communities

For nearly 80 years, Farmers & Merchants Bank has helped folks in Wisconsin weather change by welcoming them in like...

CardRates News 11/15/2019

WePower: Facilitating Green Energy on the Blockchain

WePower: Facilitating Green Energy on the Blockchain

The renewable energy sector offers promising alternatives to depleting fossil fuels, but the industry still suffers from...

CardRates News 11/15/2019

Grabr: Earn Cash Bringing Products to Shoppers Abroad

Grabr: Earn Cash Bringing Products to Shoppers Abroad

If you’ve ever been traveling abroad and had friends ask you to bring back items unavailable where they live...

CardRates News 11/14/2019

GiveWell Helps Donors Maximize Their Gift’s Impact

GiveWell Helps Donors Maximize Their Gift’s Impact

There are a lot of charities out there, and donors can have a difficult time knowing which ones are the most impactful...

CardRates News 11/14/2019

Cryptomator Secures Sensitive Financial Data

Cryptomator Secures Sensitive Financial Data

Cryptomator is an affordable client-side data encryption solution that keeps valuable consumer data safe. The software...

CardRates News 11/12/2019

KnowRoaming: Affordable Call & Data Rates in 200+ Countries

KnowRoaming: Affordable Call & Data Rates in 200+ Countries

Swapping SIM cards and purchasing multiple voice and data plans can be a hassle for international travelers. KnowRoaming...

CardRates News 11/12/2019

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