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Do Prepaid Cards Work For PayPal?

Do Prepaid Cards Work For PayPal?

PayPal is one of the most-used online payment platforms in the world. From... read more »

Ashley Dull September 25, 2020
6 Wise Ways to Use Economic Stimulus Money

6 Wise Ways to Use Economic Stimulus Money

Money is tighter than it’s ever been before for many U.S. households. In fact, a... read more »

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Best Credit Repair Companies of 2021

5 Best Credit Repair Companies of 2021

If you have a bad credit score, our review of the best credit repair companies will... read more »

Eric Bank 9/17/2020
How the Pandemic is Affecting Credit Card Debt, Savings, and Rewards Programs

How the Pandemic is Affecting Card Debt, Savings & Rewards

Could the COVID-19 pandemic have resulted in something positive? The answer is yes if... read more »

Erica Sandberg 9/15/2020
Do Prepaid Cards Work On OnlyFans?

Do Prepaid Cards Work On OnlyFans?

OnlyFans is a popular online platform that puts fans in touch with their favorite... read more »

Ashley Dull September 10, 2020
How Many Credit Cards Does the Average American Have?

How Many Credit Cards Does the Average American Have?

Even in the era of touchless pay, the credit card remains one of the most popular... read more »

John Ulzheimer 9/7/2020
2021 Secured Mastercard® from Capital One Review & Deposit Requirements

Secured Mastercard® from Capital One Review & Deposit Requirements

Capital One achieves top ratings in our review & deposit requirements overview. For a... read more »

Eric Bank 9/3/2020
Credit Card Issuer Market Share: Top 25 Issuers of 2021

Credit Card Issuer Market Share: Top 25 Issuers

Credit cards are a ginormous business. In the U.S. alone, consumers and businesses... read more »

Marcie Geffner 9/1/2020
15 Disturbing Credit Card Fraud Statistics

15 Disturbing Credit Card Fraud Statistics

Credit card fraud is the most common type of identity theft, according to a 2020... read more »

Erica Sandberg 8/24/2020
17 Jaw-Dropping Credit Card Studies

17 Jaw-Dropping Credit Card Studies

Credit cards have come a long way in the past 20 years. What once was considered a... read more »

Andrea Woroch 8/17/2020
Unsecured Credit Cards for Fair Credit in 2021

11 Unsecured Cards for Fair Credit Applicants

Most consumers prefer unsecured credit cards for fair credit because they don’t... read more »

Ashley Dull 8/13/2020
Do You Need a Good Credit Score for the Chase Sapphire Reserve®?

Credit Score Needed for the Chase Sapphire Reserve®

The answer to “Do you need a good credit score for the ?” is an emphatic yes — most... read more »

Eric Bank 8/12/2020
15 Shocking Credit Card Debt Statistics

15 Shocking Credit Card Debt Statistics

The fact that U.S. consumers owe almost $900 billion in credit card debt may not be... read more »

Marcie Geffner 8/10/2020
Unsecured Credit Cards After Bankruptcy in 2021

9 Unsecured Credit Cards for After Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy is a fact of life in today’s economy — but there’s life after bankruptcy —... read more »

Eric Bank 8/5/2020
What to Do if Your Credit Card is Lost or Stolen

What to Do if Your Card is Lost or Stolen

It has happened to all of us. We use our credit cards and use them often. We do our... read more »

John Ulzheimer 8/3/2020
Credit Cards for Bad Credit in 2021

20 Credit Cards for Bad Credit Applicants

Many consumers with low credit scores want to own credit cards for bad credit to help... read more »

Eric Bank 7/29/2020
Easy Online Loans in 2021

10 of the Easiest Loans You Can Get Online

You can find easy online loans if you know where to look. Numerous online lenders... read more »

Ashley Dull 7/27/2020
How the CARES Act Impacts How Credit Cards Are Reported

How the CARES Act Impacts Credit Reporting

The Coronavirus pandemic and subsequent nationwide containment efforts have affected... read more »

John Ulzheimer 7/20/2020
What Credit Card Issuers Are Doing to Help Customers in Response to Coronavirus

How Issuers Are Helping Customers Amid Coronavirus

If you are a credit card holder whose finances have been negatively affected by the... read more »

Erica Sandberg 7/13/2020
5 Ways to Use Your Credit Card for Social Action

5 Ways to Use Credit Cards for Social Action

Credit cards may not seem like an obvious tool for social action. But in fact, credit... read more »

Marcie Geffner 7/1/2020
7 Alternative Ways to Redeem Travel Miles

7 Alternative Ways to Redeem Travel Miles

The main benefit of using an airline rewards credit card or joining a frequent flyer... read more »

Andrea Woroch 6/22/2020
4 Misconceptions About Credit Card Rates

4 Misconceptions About Credit Card Rates

Misconceptions can be maddening. You think you know something, but it turns out that... read more »

Marcie Geffner 6/8/2020
How to Check Your Credit Reports

How to Check Your Credit Reports

Your credit reports and credit scores have a tremendous influence over your financial... read more »

John Ulzheimer 6/1/2020
8 Credit Mistakes You Should Always Avoid

8 Credit Mistakes You Should Always Avoid

No one is born knowing how to manage credit, and the topic is rarely taught in high... read more »

Erica Sandberg 5/26/2020

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