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SelfScore Offers International Students $500-$1,500 Credit Limits — No Social Security Number or Credit History Required

SelfScore Offers International Students $500-$1500 Credit Limits

In a Nutshell: Twenty years ago, Kalpesh Kapadia was an international student at Carnegie... read more »
Amber Brooks 6/20/2016
MoneyRates: Consumer Education, Financial Tools, and the Voice of an Industry Expert

MoneyRates: Consumer Education & Financial Tools

Finding the right place to put your money is a big deal. Some banks charge fees where others... read more »
Lauren Keys 6/15/2016
CardPaymentOptions.com: Keeping the Industry Honest With Over 550 Reviews of Merchant Account Providers

CardPaymentOptions Reviews Over 550 Merchant Account Providers

When Phillip Parker worked as a sales agent in the merchant account industry, he saw... read more »
Ashley Dull 6/13/2016
GetHuman: How to Speak to a Person on Customer Service Phone Calls — Without Waiting on Hold

GetHuman Helps You Speak to Customer Service - Without Waiting on Hold

In a Nutshell: When calling a customer service number, people often expect... read more »
Amber Brooks 6/9/2016
Cardpool Provides a Convenient Secondary Marketplace for Gift Cards by Buying and Selling Cards

Cardpool™ Provides a Secondary Marketplace for Gift Cards

Gift cards can be a blessing or a curse — they’re helpful for when you might not... read more »
Lauren Keys 6/3/2016
3 Ways Recurly’s Customizable Software Frees Businesses From the Complexities of Recurring Payments

Recurly Removes Complexities of Recurring Payments

Every subscription business has different operational and administrative demands, and the... read more »
Ashley Dull 5/31/2016
A Payoff™ Study: Financial Stress Causes PTSD-Like Symptoms in 1 in 4 Americans

Payoff Finds that 1 in 4 Americans Have Acute Financial Stress

Payoff, a lender that blends psychology with finances, recently released a... read more »
Amber Brooks 5/20/2016
The Merchants Payments Coalition: 2.7M Stores and 50M Employees Fighting for a More Transparent Credit Card System

Merchants Payments Coalition: Fighting for Interchange Fee Reform

More than ever before, consumers are choosing credit as their preferred method of payment for... read more »
Ashley Dull 4/29/2016
Bellco Credit Union’s 80th Anniversary: Community Support Leads to Record-Breaking Year

Bellco Credit Union's 80th Year in Business

In a Nutshell: Now in its 80th year in the banking business, Bellco has a... read more »
Amber Brooks 4/27/2016
Fidelity® Rewards Visa Signature® Card: Cash-Back Rewards that Earn Compounding Interest, Now with Visa Signature Benefits

The New Fidelity® Rewards Visa Signature® Card

In a Nutshell: The Fidelity® Rewards Visa Signature® Card lets its users enhance... read more »
Ashley Dull 4/21/2016
Credit Card Companies: 15 Largest Issuers (2021 List)

15 Largest Credit Card Companies

Credit card companies, like most other things in life, come in all shapes and sizes. Some are... read more »
Toby Sembower 4/11/2016
Student Loan Hero — Helping Shrink Student Loan Debt with Customized Repayment Options

Student Loan Hero Helps Shrink Student Loan Debt

Andy Josuweit created Student Loan Hero to help make sense of the student loan repayment... read more »
Lauren Keys 4/5/2016
Creditnet.com Forum Serves as a Safe Place for Consumers to Ask Difficult Financial Questions

Creditnet.com Forum Answers Difficult Financial Questions

Between Credit Talk and its General Lounge forum offerings, Creditnet.com has been a conduit... read more »
Lauren Keys 4/4/2016
With Your Interests in Mind, CommonBond Funds the Education of Students From All Walks of Life

CommonBond Funds the Education of Students From All Walks of Life

CommonBond refinances student loans in a simple online process. Customer-friendly and... read more »
Amber Brooks 3/31/2016
CardFellow: Helping Businesses Choose a Credit Card Processor with Transparent Comparisons and Savings of Up To 40%

CardFellow — Changing the Way Businesses Shop for Processors

What began as a simple blog to answer credit card processing questions has become an... read more »
Lauren Keys 3/30/2016
Answering Your Questions: Credit Card Insider is a Wealth of Financial Information

Credit Card Insider is a Wealth of Financial Information

Credit Card Insider supplies financial advice and credit card reviews for everyday consumers... read more »
Amber Brooks 3/29/2016
Accessibility, Adaptability, & Affordability—How Square’s Consumer-Centric Ways are Setting the Pace for Mobile Payments Services

Square’s Setting the Pace for Mobile Payments Services

In a Nutshell: Square’s portable payment processing solutions allow merchants of all... read more »
Ashley Dull 3/17/2016
Prosper Marketplace Lending: Fair Interest Rates for Borrowers & Competitive Returns for Investors

Prosper Offers Fair Interest Rates & Competitive Returns

The Prosper Marketplace connects people who want to borrow money with those that have money to... read more »
Ashley Dull 3/14/2016
MyRatePlan’s Cutting-Edge Comparison Tool Finds You The Best Value in Wireless Plans & 7 Additional Household Services

MyRatePlan’s Comparison Tool Finds You The Best Value

MyRatePlan.com is a leading comparison site that allows consumers to review current... read more »
Toby Sembower 3/7/2016
Plastc – The Smart Card Built with Superior Security – Is About to Take the Market by Storm

Plastc — The Smart Card Built with Superior Security

Smart cards may soon become the easiest way to pay, so we took a close look to see what Plastc... read more »
Tamára Lunardo 12/8/2015
Money Under 30: How David Weliver Paid $80K in Debt in 3 Years & Documented It as a Resource for Young Adults

Money Under 30: How David Weliver Paid $80K in Debt in 3 Years

In a Nutshell: David Weliver paid off $80,000 in combined student loan and credit card... read more »
Ashley Dull 12/2/2015
ValuePenguin’s Data-Driven Research Simplifies Complicated Financial Decisions & Finds You the Best Car Insurance Rates

ValuePenguin's Data-Driven Research Simplifies Financial Decisions

No one likes to feel as though they got a bad deal when they make a purchase, and insurance... read more »
Ashley Dull 12/1/2015
Consumer Guide: California Credit Laws

Consumer Guide: California Credit Laws

California is notorious for its beautiful scenery, Hollywood celebrities, surfing and wine... read more »
Ashley Dull 11/24/2015
Grads Can Save Nearly $19K with SoFi: The First Marketplace Lender to Offer Student Loan Refinancing

Grads Can Save Nearly $19K with SoFi

In a nutshell: Graduates who used student loans to fund their education face an average of... read more »
Ashley Dull 10/26/2015