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What is a Credit Card Balance? — Top 0% Transfer Offers

What is a Credit Card Balance?

The word “balance” generally represents stability, whether referring to an equal distribution of weight or your mental well-being. This, of course, doesn’t have quite the same meaning... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 9/6/2017
[current_year] Guide: How to Get Pre-Approved & Pre-Qualify for Credit Cards

2018 Guide: How to Get Pre-Approved for Credit Cards

Of all the nonsensical concepts in the world of consumer credit, perhaps one of the least intuitive is that it can actually harm your credit score when creditors pull your credit. I mean,... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 9/5/2017
6 Facts — How to Transfer Money From One Credit Card to Another

How to Transfer Money From One Credit Card to Another

In the first quarter of 2017, Americans repaid approximately $31.5 billion in credit card debt. However, given the $1 trillion of credit card debt still outstanding, your average cardholder... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 8/29/2017
12 Highest Credit Card Credit Limits By Category [current_year]

12 Cards with the Highest Credit Limits by Category

It’s a common scene in a number of films: the big spender who breaks out the credit card with the simply ridiculous limit and charges a yacht or sports car with a single swipe. The... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 8/28/2017
12 Best Credit Cards for Building Credit ([current_year])

12 Best Credit Cards for Building Credit

People looking to build credit are starting their credit journey for the first time, while others may be resuming a journey derailed by a financial mistake (or three). Either way, building... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 8/25/2017
5 Best Credit Card Loans to Pay Off Your Debt

5 Loans to Help Pay Off Your Credit Card Debt

Credit cards are a sort of amazing concept. Simply by filling out a few applications, you can go from having zero available credit to being able to sink yourself into thousands of dollars of... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 8/23/2017
5 Best Cash Advance Credit Cards & How to Get One

5 Best Low-Fee Cash Advance Credit Cards

High on nearly any list of “bad things to do with your credit card” lies the cash advance. The only direct means of obtaining cash from your credit card, cash advances can become... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 8/21/2017
9 Best Deals on Credit Card Interest Rates ([current_year])

9 Best Deals on Credit Card Interest Rates

Although intimidating to some novice cardholders, credit card interest isn’t a particularly complicated concept to understand — and it’s certainly worth whatever time it... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 8/16/2017
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