All articles tagged Introductory Offer (8)

13 Best No-Interest Credit Cards for 2019

13 Best No-Interest Credit Cards for 2019

As any gardener knows, weeds are capable of multiplying exponentially in a matter of weeks if left to grow in the garden untended. The very same thing can happen, as many cardholders learn, if you allow your credit card's interest fees to grow without interference. But, the same way a good bit of mulching can help keep weeds in check without constant supervision, so, too, can a solid introductory 0% APR offer help keep interest fees from accumulating on your credit card without... read more »

27 Best Low-Interest Credit Cards for 2019

27 Best Low-Interest Credit Cards for 2019

No matter how great it may seem at the outset, everything in life has its downsides. Delicious pizza tends to come with a lot of calories, fast-and-fun sports cars have terrible gas mileage — and rewards credit cards have high interest rates. Happily, there are ways to have your pie and enjoy it, too. Light-cheese veggie pizzas are almost healthy, sports cars can come with electric engines, and low-interest credit card deals can offer interest-free financing. Indeed, a variety... read more »

18 Best 0% Interest Credit Cards for 2019

18 Best 0% Interest Credit Cards for 2019

You see them in nearly every retail store: The giant signs on every surface, loudly proclaiming, "0% Financing! No Interest Until [Several Years from Now]!" What most of these signs are hiding in the fine print, however, is that you better pay off your full purchase before then, or deferred interest will come down upon your head. Want a better interest-free alternative? Just turn to a quality credit open-loop card with an introductory 0% APR offer. Most credit card APR deals... read more »

17 Best 0% APR & Low-Interest Credit Cards for 2019

17 Best 0% APR & Low-Interest Credit Cards for 2019

Most consumers today have felt the sting when they realize that the price tag that first lured them in has snowballed beyond recognition at the moment of checkout. For example, that $10 pizza delivery somehow ends up costing you $20 by the time the tax, tip, and delivery fee are included. And it doesn't stop there. If you use a credit card to pay for your purchases, and then carry that balance past the grace period, you'll start accruing interest fees on top of everything else. ... read more »

9 Best Deals on Credit Card Interest Rates (2019)

9 Best Deals on Credit Card Interest Rates (2019)

Although intimidating to some novice cardholders, credit card interest isn't a particularly complicated concept to understand -- and it's certainly worth whatever time it takes to learn. Once you know how credit card interest works, you can find ways to not only minimize the interest you incur on your credit card balances, but how to avoid paying interest fees altogether. For example, when you understand how your credit card's grace period operates, you can enjoy interest-free... read more »

15 Best Low-Interest Credit Cards — Compare 0% Intro Rates

15 Best Low-Interest Credit Cards — Compare 0% Intro Rates

According to a 2016 survey on credit card ownership commissioned by Bankrate, more than half of those over 30 own at least one credit card. Of those abstaining from card use, the main reason cited was the potential for accumulating debt. They have a fair point; collectively, Americans owe around $762 billion in credit card debt. The fact is, however, that credit cards aren't, on their own, inherently dangerous for your finances. The real culprit is actually the high interest rates... read more »

12 Best Credit Card Offers (2019) – Expert Reviews

12 Best Credit Card Offers (2019) – Expert Reviews

I still have my first credit card, despite it not currently residing in my wallet. While I began my credit card journey with a mere $300 limit, over the years my little Capital One card has undergone several credit limit increases and upgrades to better iterations. But I don’t use it. Instead, I prefer to stay up with the latest cards and reap their benefits. There are so many credit card offers that tear me from my typical brand loyalty — between large cash-back percentages,... read more »

10 Best No-Interest “0% on Purchases” Credit Cards

10 Best No-Interest “0% on Purchases” Credit Cards

Credit card issuers are known to offer a number of amazing perks to attract and retain new credit card customers — free air miles, cash back, you name it. One of the most underutilized of these perks is the "0% APR on purchases" feature offered by many of the top issuers. What does that perk mean exactly? A 0% on purchases introductory APR simply means when you make purchases on a card, the issuer will not begin accruing interest on those amounts until after a predetermined number... read more »