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10 Best Starter Credit Cards for 4 Types of People ([current_year])

10 Great Starter Credit Cards

Getting a first credit card can be a difficult undertaking for anyone new to the world of credit. You’ve just begun handling your finances and building your credit, so you won’t... read more »
By: Toby Sembower, 5/5/2016
Capital One® Credit Steps Program (3 Things to Know)

Capital One® Credit Steps: 3 Things to Know

Getting approved for a credit card is a great first step toward building credit and opening up more opportunities for financing. Credit card companies like Capital One make it easier than... read more »
By: Linsey Knerl, 4/28/2016
6 Gas Cards for Bad Credit ([current_year]) Earn Cash Back

6 Gas Cards for Bad Credit

The thing about having bad credit, as you likely already know, is that it makes it very difficult to obtain loans and lines of credit. This includes many popular gas station credit cards,... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 4/19/2016
How to Get a “Black Card” – American Express® Requirements

How to Get a "Black Card"

If you’ve heard the buzz surrounding the American Express® “Black Card”, you already know that it’s the velvet rope of consumer credit options. This invite-only charge card, technically... read more »
By: Linsey Knerl, 3/28/2016
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Capital One® Quicksilver® Cash Rewards Credit Card VS. Discover it®

If you have taken good care of your credit, you may be in the position to choose between the  and the  credit cards. Both offer some very attractive perks, but which one is best? Since your... read more »
By: Linsey Knerl, 3/14/2016
6 Expert Tips → How to Increase Credit Limit (Citi)

How to Increase Your Citi Credit Limit

To increase the credit limit on your Citi card account, you have a few options available for quick and easy service. We’ve outlined the steps to request a higher limit from your... read more »
By: Amber Brooks, 3/7/2016
Easiest Credit Cards to Get (10 Options: Fair & Bad Credit)

10 of the Easiest Credit Cards to Get

Technically, all credit cards are fairly easy to get — all that’s required for most card’s these days is a simple online application, and issuers will generally let you know whether... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 3/1/2016
First Savings Credit Card (Login, Application, 5 Similar Cards)

First Savings Credit Card: 3 Things to Know

If you have a poor credit history, you may have received an invitation in the mail to apply for the First Savings MasterCard. Designed specifically for subprime applicants, this card has a... read more »
By: Toby Sembower, 2/23/2016
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