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How the CARES Act Impacts How Credit Cards Are Reported

How the CARES Act Impacts Credit Reporting

The Coronavirus pandemic and subsequent nationwide containment efforts have affected... read more »

John Ulzheimer 7/20/2020
What Credit Card Issuers Are Doing to Help Customers in Response to Coronavirus

How Issuers Are Helping Customers Amid Coronavirus

If you are a credit card holder whose finances have been negatively affected by the... read more »

Erica Sandberg 7/13/2020
5 Ways to Use Your Credit Card for Social Action

5 Ways to Use Credit Cards for Social Action

Credit cards may not seem like an obvious tool for social action. But in fact, credit... read more »

Marcie Geffner 7/1/2020
7 Alternative Ways to Redeem Travel Miles

7 Alternative Ways to Redeem Travel Miles

The main benefit of using an airline rewards credit card or joining a frequent flyer... read more »

Andrea Woroch 6/22/2020
4 Misconceptions About Credit Card Rates

4 Misconceptions About Credit Card Rates

Misconceptions can be maddening. You think you know something, but it turns out that... read more »

Marcie Geffner 6/8/2020
How to Check Your Credit Reports

How to Check Your Credit Reports

Your credit reports and credit scores have a tremendous influence over your financial... read more »

John Ulzheimer 6/1/2020
8 Credit Mistakes You Should Always Avoid

8 Credit Mistakes You Should Always Avoid

No one is born knowing how to manage credit, and the topic is rarely taught in high... read more »

Erica Sandberg 5/26/2020
3 Ways to Protect Your Credit Scores

3 Ways to Protect Your Credit Scores

Lower interest rates, better loan terms, and more affordable insurance premiums... read more »

John Ulzheimer 5/18/2020
9 Strategies for Managing Bill Payments During the Coronavirus Pandemic

9 Strategies for Managing Bill Payments

The coronavirus lockdown has flipped our world upside down. In addition to the health... read more »

Andrea Woroch 5/11/2020
What if I Can’t Make My Credit Card Payment?

4 Options If You Can't Pay Your Credit Card Bill

If you’re worried about making your credit card payment this month... read more »

Marcie Geffner 5/4/2020
What is a Regular Purchase APR?

What is a Regular Purchase APR?

Every credit card comes with terms, including the annual percentage rate, otherwise... read more »

Erica Sandberg 4/20/2020
What to Do After a Credit Limit Decrease

What to Do After a Credit Limit Decrease

A credit limit increase comes with big benefits. It lets you spend more with your... read more »

Marcie Geffner 4/13/2020

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