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9 Guaranteed Approval Credit Cards for Bad Credit ([current_year])

9 Guaranteed Approval Credit Cards for Bad Credit

If you’ve been trying to get a credit card, but have bad credit, you may be wondering about the guaranteed approval card offers you’ve come... read more »
By: Mike Randall, 5/5/2017
Chase Pre-Approval (Pre-Qualify for a Credit Card + 6 Best Offers)

How to Pre-Qualify for a Chase Credit Card

In the crowded field of credit cards, the Chase family of cards stands out to many as containing some of the best rewards out there. Not... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 5/2/2017
13 Cool Credit Cards Every Wallet Wants ([current_year]‘s Best Designs)

13 Cool Credit Cards Every Wallet Wants

When most of us choose a credit card, design is rarely at the top of our minds. Honestly, there are so many other features to consider.... read more »
By: Linsey Knerl, 4/27/2017
2 Ways to Check Your Credit One® Application Status (Online & Phone)

How to Check Your Credit One Application Status

In a world that’s gone digital, it’s becoming harder to go through day-to-day life without a credit card. If you have... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 4/19/2017
What is the Minimum Age for a Credit Card? 9 Best Beginner Cards

What is the Minimum Age for a Credit Card?

I got my first credit card when I was 18 years old. I can’t quite recall the terms associated with it — 18 was nearly half my life ago... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 4/14/2017
“How Do Credit Cards Work?” [current_year] Guide to APR, Payments & Rewards

An In-Depth Guide to How Credit Cards Work

Credit cards have become such an ingrained part of our modern society that most of us don’t give them much thought. They are easy to use,... read more »
By: Mike Randall, 4/7/2017
How to Check Your Capital One® Application Status + 12 Denial Options

How to Check Your Capital One Application Status

One of the five largest card issuers in the world, Capital One is likely most recognizable by its longtime tagline, “What’s in... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 3/31/2017
Can You Use a Fingerhut® Credit Card Anywhere? (3 Options for Purchases)

Can You Use a Fingerhut Credit Card Anywhere?

Most everyone has heard of Fingerhut, the retailer founded in 1948 and one of the first (and more popular) catalog stores to offer credit.... read more »
By: Linsey Knerl, 3/29/2017
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