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Surge Credit Card Review (How to Apply, Check Status + 5 Alternatives)

Surge Credit Card Review

Some things in life are absolute; that carton of milk is either good, or it’s really bad. Other things are less binary — like your credit. The FICO credit score can range... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 11/16/2016
“Can I Use My Debit Card as a Credit Card?”  3 Things to Know

Can I Use My Debit Card as a Credit Card?

Leave it to banks to make something simple as confusing as possible. Giving consumers a debit card and then providing the option to choose “credit” or “debit” without explaining why... read more »
By: Shannon McNay, 11/9/2016
“How Does a Secured Credit Card Work?” (+ 5 Best Secured Card Offers)

How Does a Secured Credit Card Work?

Secured credit cards are a great resource for anyone with poor credit looking to a) receive a line of credit and b) improve their credit score. Secured cards work the same way unsecured... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 11/2/2016
GM BuyPower Business Card from Capital One® -Get The Card That Helps You Get The Car Review (Benefits, Rebates, Rewards & Application)

GM BuyPower Business Card from Capital One® Review

Every time I see a commercial for a new car, I can’t help but cringe a little when the price comes on the screen; I’ve paid less in rent than some of these cars would cost to own... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 10/26/2016
12 Best Credit Card Deals (Airline, Travel, Transfer, 0% APR & More)

12 Best Credit Card Deals by Category

The search for the best deal is an age-old art, one likely practiced by buyers for centuries. I can imagine ancient shoppers going from camel salesman to camel salesman, looking for a... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 10/19/2016
5 Capital One No Hassle Rewards® Card Questions (Answers & Reviews)

5 Capital One No Hassle Rewards Questions Answered

It just figures. You’ve been a good little shopper, using your rewards credit card diligently to rack up the points, and it’s finally time to redeem them for that trip of your... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 10/12/2016
18 Best Credit Cards for Restaurants | Rewards & Cash Back ([current_year])

18 Best Credit Cards for Restaurants

I’ve always considered myself a foodie. From the perfectly constructed burger to a beef tenderloin served with a truffle butter sauce, I welcome it all. Foodie or not, one thing I think that... read more »
By: Sean Garrity, 10/5/2016
Discover Card Pre-Approval — (How to Pre-Qualify & 4 Best Offers)

How to Pre-Qualify for Discover Credit Cards

The modern era is a lovely place, full of technology and convenience. Vacuums run themselves, the sofa plugs in, and there are televisions in the refrigerators. With all this digitization,... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 9/27/2016
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