Chase Sapphire Reserve Review: Best Travel Card Ever?

While there are plenty of premier rewards credit cards on the market, the Chase Sapphire ReserveSM might be the best deal yet. Part of the

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Best EMV Chip Credit Cards

Chances are you’ve noticed a transition in the credit card industry from simple magnetic strips to cards with embedded microchips. The cause of this shift?

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Guaranteed Getaway: Credit Cards That Offer a Free Hotel Stay Each Year

While hotel points can go a long ways toward helping you achieve a heavily discounted trip, a free night’s stay can only sweeten the deal.

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Does Sam’s Club Take Visa Credit Cards?

If you’re a big-box store enthusiast, you’ll want to hear this. As of Feb. 1, 2016, Sam’s Club began to accept Visa credit cards as payment

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How Long Does It Take to Build Credit From Scratch?

Everyone starts out with a blank slate when it comes to their credit reports. The trick, of course, if you have never established any type

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Can You Pay Off One Credit Card with Another?

If you’re unable to make the minimum payment on your credit card, using another credit card to pay your bill might sound ideal. By paying

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Best Credit Cards with Rental Car Insurance for 2016

Are you aware of all of the benefits of your credit cards? While most people just use their cards to make purchases, others seek out

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Why Don’t More Retailers Accept American Express? Merchant Fees.

Our favorite cards from our partners and the marketplace. This post contains references to products from our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click

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What Is a Secured Credit Card and How Is It Different From an Unsecured Card?

While you might think all credit cards work the same way, that’s not quite the case. When it comes to credit cards, there are actually

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The Best Payday Loan Alternatives of 2017

I don’t like admitting it, but I’ve used payday loan services. Like a lot of journalists who specialize in personal finance, I began writing about

Best Credit Cards for Fair Credit

If you have fair credit (between a FICO score of 650 and 699), you’ve likely made a few financial mistakes in the past. But the

Best Ways to Use Chase Ultimate Rewards Points in 2016

There’s a reason why so many fans of credit card rewards go out of their way to get a card to earn Chase Ultimate Rewards points.

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Should You Get the Amazon Store Card?

If you’re a faithful Amazon.com shopper, you’ve probably at least considered the Amazon Store Card. Created for Amazon Prime shoppers, this card makes it easy

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What are the Best Business Credit Cards for a New Business?

Whether your business is brand new or already well-established, there are plenty of reasons to sign up for a business credit card. First, having a

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Best First Credit Card for 2017

As a credit card expert who studies and writes about this industry full-time, I’m regularly asked to recommend credit cards to my family and friends.

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Best MasterCard Credit Cards of 2017

If you’re looking for a MasterCard, you have plenty of options. There are MasterCards available at numerous banks and credit unions, as well as at

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Six Facts You Should Know About 0% APR Credit Cards

If you’re considering a zero-interest balance transfer credit card as a means to get out of debt — which can be a vert smart idea — it’s

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Personal Finance 101: What Is a Cash Advance?

So you need some cash, and you need it quick. Should you take a cash advance from your credit card? Featured Offers The process seems easy