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Whether you’re looking for tips on racking up credit card points or you just want to learn about the latest cards to hit this fast-changing market, we’ve got you covered. Start here to learn about using credit cards to your advantage, staying out of debt, and earning rewards like free travel or cash back

Featured Articles

When Paying Bills With Credit Card Makes Sense (and When It Doesn’t)

While credit cards can serve as short-term loans when you’re in a pinch, they also offer one heck of a convenience…

Holly Johnson
Jan 25, 2019
Eight Tips to Make Credit Cards Work for You, Not Against You

A credit card can be a valuable tool if you know how to use it properly. Likewise, using credit cards…

Holly Johnson
Nov 13, 2019
How to Lower Your Credit Card Interest Rate

High Interest Rates can Keep Cardholders in Debt Longer. Break Free From the Debt Cycle by Lowering your Current Interest…

Ellen Gans
Ellen Gans
Aug 20, 2019

Most Recent Articles

Six Simple Strategies for Improving and Maintaining Good Credit in Today’s World

Most of the time, tips you find for improving your credit center around checking your credit score and following some…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Oct 3, 2019
Five Reasons to Get the Walmart Credit Card

Walmart currently offers two credit card options: the Walmart Rewards Card and Capital One Walmart Rewards Mastercard. Here are five…

Holly Johnson
Oct 21, 2019
Personal Debt Is Not a Tool

Perhaps the single biggest reason that people get themselves into a deep debt hole is that they buy into the…

Trent Hamm
Trent Hamm
Oct 28, 2019
Shop Your Way to Better Credit? Amazon Introduces a Credit Builder Card

The Amazon Credit Builder card could be a good fit for people with thin credit profiles, but there are some…

Mia Taylor
Nov 13, 2019
How Consolidating Credit Card Debt Impacts Your Credit Score

When it comes to credit cards, your best bet is always to pay your balance in full every month. Unfortunately,…

John Ulzheimer
John Ulzheimer
Jun 6, 2019
Ask the Credit Expert: Questions About Credit Limits, SageStream, and Old Accounts

Once a month, industry expert John Ulzheimer answers your credit questions, curiosities, and conundrums.  Q: Instead of opening a new…

John Ulzheimer
John Ulzheimer
Nov 13, 2019