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27 Best Same-Day Credit Cards for [current_year]

Best Same-Day Credit Cards

With the rise of digital technology, it seems as though everything has gotten faster and more immediate. Not only can you get movies and music instantly from anywhere, but you can have... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 4/13/2018
9 Best Credit Cards for Paying Bills & Utilities

9 Best Credit Cards for Paying Bills & Utilities

In the last century, we’ve gone from the introduction of household electricity to lives that often wholly depend on it — a fact that is struck home every time we open a new utility... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 4/11/2018
[current_year] Discover More® Card vs. [card_field card_choice='5816' field_choice='title']

The Discover More® Card vs. Discover it® Cash Back

As is only natural, most products on the market tend to evolve over time, getting new features, new designs, and new names every few years to keep up with changing times. And credit cards... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 4/9/2018
2018 Credit Card Debt Statistics: Average US Debt

2018 Credit Card Debt Statistics

March of 2018 saw the sixth rise of the federal funds rate — and, thus, the US Prime Rate — since 2015, a marker of the continued growth of the US economy since its lows in the late 2000s.... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 4/6/2018
How Long Does It Take to Get a Credit Card?

How Long Does It Take to Get a Credit Card?

After extensive searching, countless comparisons, and laborious decision-making, you finally did it. You finally chose a credit card. It took work — there are dozens of options simply for... read more »
By: Adam West, 4/4/2018
Is the Chase Freedom a Visa or Mastercard Credit Card?

Is the Chase Freedom a Visa or Mastercard?

If you’re a regular credit card user, chances are relatively good that you’ve encountered the rare merchant that doesn’t accept a particular credit card network. And it... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 4/2/2018
15 Best Credit Cards for Teens in [current_year]

15 Best Credit Cards for Teens

In 2017, the average kid in the US took home an allowance of around $8.74 a week, about the cost of a super-sized fast-food meal — or a really rockin’ fidget spinner. Although the... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 3/30/2018
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Capital One® Venture® Rewards Credit Card vs. Capital One® VentureOne® Rewards Credit Card

All too often, one of the great pains of rewards redeemers everywhere is actually redeeming their rewards. Between brand restrictions, blackout dates, and variable redemption rates, it can... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 3/28/2018
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