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15 Best Soft-Pull Credit Cards in 2018

15 Best Soft-Pull Credit Cards in 2018

Almost every time you apply for new credit, the lender credit check will usually result in a hard credit inquiry being noted on your reports, which will likely cause a small ding to your credit... read more »

“How Do I Get a Credit Card?” Answered in 3 Easy Steps

“How Do I Get a Credit Card?” Answered in 3 Easy Steps

Despite the fact that there are literally hundreds of millions of credit cards in the world, some cards still stand out from the rest. These ultra-exclusive credit cards are for high rollers with... read more »

17 Cheap Credit Cards with Low Interest and $0 Fees

17 Cheap Credit Cards with Low Interest and $0 Fees

When you think about it, fees are a lot like the ninjas of the credit card world. They’re excellent at hiding, they can sneak up on you when you least expect it — and they can cost you a... read more »

Credit Card Reconsideration (Phone Numbers, Tips & Alternatives)

Credit Card Reconsideration (Phone Numbers, Tips & Alternatives)

Some decisions in life are easy to make simply based on the facts at hand. But some first impressions are worthy of reconsideration when the whole story comes to light. For instance, you may be... read more »

Review of the Capital One® Quicksilver® Card – 0% Intro APR for 15 Months (Credit Score & Rewards)

Review of the Capital One® Quicksilver® Card – 0% Intro APR for 15 Months (Credit Score & Rewards)

When Capital One was established in 1994, it was a monoline bank, with all of its revenue coming from its line of credit cards. While typically considered to be a risky business model, Capital... read more »

6 Pros and Cons of a Credit Card (Balance Transfers, Secured & More)

6 Pros and Cons of a Credit Card (Balance Transfers, Secured & More)

With a history that stretches back over 200 years, the versatile pro-con list has long been used to simplify the decision-making process. And while the pro-con list is not without its... read more »

How to Sign Up For a Credit Card — 2018’s Complete Guide

How to Sign Up For a Credit Card — 2018’s Complete Guide

When Bank of America launched the first mainstream consumer credit card, the BankAmericard in 1958, they did so in a mass “drop,” mailing out 60,000 active credit cards to the... read more »

12 Best Credit Cards for Low-Income Earners (2018)

12 Best Credit Cards for Low-Income Earners (2018)

Although the median household income in the US is a respectable $57,617, that number doesn’t really tell the whole story. By its nature, a median number is simply the one in the middle... read more »

7 FAQs —The Different Types of Credit Cards & Which to Carry

7 FAQs —The Different Types of Credit Cards & Which to Carry

When I first discovered the world of credit cards, I was amazed at the breadth of the selection offered to consumers. Even today, after years of exploring the farthest reaches of credit cards and... read more »

9 Best Credit Cards for Students with No Income

9 Best Credit Cards for Students with No Income

As exciting a time as college can be, it can also be a stressful one, and not simply due to the exams. Part of what makes college a less-than-carefree experience is that the average college... read more »