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My Credit Card Was Used Fraudulently (Here’s What to Do)

My Credit Card Was Used Fraudulently (Here’s What to Do)

If you’ve been victimized by credit card fraud or identity theft, the IRS’s advice is to place a “fraud alert” or a “credit freeze” on your credit account. You can also use a credit... read more »
By: Eric Bank, 1/19/2016
Best Credit Card for Lounge Access (4 Expert Picks)

4 Best Credit Cards for Lounge Access

Finding somewhere to relax in an airport before your flight departs can be challenging. Finding an open seat, nabbing an outlet to plug your phone into, and getting a snack without waiting... read more »
By: Aaron Crowe, 12/30/2015
Best “Capital One” Card for Beginners (3 Expert Picks)

Best Capital One Card for Beginners

Establishing a healthy credit history is one of the best first steps a consumer can take to building a secure financial future. Choosing the best card, however, is not always easy,... read more »
By: Linsey Knerl, 12/17/2015
10 Best “Signup Bonus” Credit Cards ([current_year])

10 Best Signup Bonus Credit Cards

Signup bonuses can come in many forms: cash back, travel rewards good toward free flights and hotel stays, or bonus points redeemable for merchandise and more. Signup bonuses are always... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 12/3/2015
“Does My Credit Card Have Travel Insurance?” How to Check

Does My Credit Card Have Travel Insurance?

Planning months in advance for a vacation can be a smart way to save money with airfare deals that may not be around in the weeks before your trip. One drawback, however, is you can lose... read more »
By: Aaron Crowe, 11/30/2015
10 High-Limit Credit Cards for Excellent Credit

10 High-Limit Credit Cards for Excellent Credit

If you’ve got a credit score above 750, congratulations! You fall into the minority of consumers with excellent credit. You’ve done your due diligence and handled your past loans and lines... read more »
By: Alexandra Leslie, 11/23/2015
4 Best Credit Cards for Jewelry Purchases ([current_year])

4 Best Credit Cards for Jewelry Purchases

Shopping for the right piece of jewelry — be it a diamond engagement ring or simple pearl necklace — can be daunting enough. Besides the high cost that may take years to save for, the... read more »
By: Toby Sembower, 11/19/2015
How to Calculate APR on a Credit Card — 3 Easy Steps

How to Calculate APR on a Credit Card — 3 Easy Steps

Banks are notorious for making numbers complicated. Even something as seemingly simple as your credit card’s annual percentage rate (APR) becomes complex when trying to calculate how banks... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 11/16/2015
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