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3 Key Differences — Chase “Slate” vs. “Freedom” vs. “Freedom Unlimited”

Chase Slate vs. Chase Freedom & Freedom Unlimited

As one of the largest credit card issuers in the world, Chase Bank has plenty of experience in meeting the needs of consumers. Chase knows... read more »
By: Mike Randall, 12/27/2016
Chase Prepaid Card — Liquid Debit Card Review & Top 4 Alternatives

Chase Liquid Prepaid Review & Top 4 Alternatives

When I opened my first checking account, I thought it was about the coolest thing ever. In return for opening a totally free account, I... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 12/21/2016
Discover Card (Credit Score Needed + Top 5 Discover it® Cards)

Discover Cards: General Requirements & Top Offers

Finding the right credit card in the sea of options can be as difficult as finding a specific fish in the ocean, and without the fun Finding... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 12/7/2016
5 Facts: Capital One® Credit Tracker (Now CreditWise from Capital One)

5 Facts on CreditWise from Capital One

Capital One is one of the largest and most respected credit card issuers in North America, with more than 70 million customer accounts. In... read more »
By: Mike Randall, 11/30/2016
3 Steps to Credit One Pre-Approval (How to Pre-Qualify + 5 Top Offers)

3 Steps to Credit One Pre-Approval Offers

When companies check your credit report, there are two ways it can be done: through a hard inquiry, or a soft inquiry. A hard inquiry, or... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 11/22/2016
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... 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?

For the longest time, when I was making a purchase and the “credit” or “debit” option appeared on the terminal... 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?

I recall researching my very first credit card as a college student and seeing a lot of terms I was unfamiliar with — secured cards,... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 11/2/2016
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