Credit Cards Blog

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

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
The Apple Credit Card Is Hyping Features You Probably Have Already

Apple is once again preparing to bring a shiny new product to market, and there’s plenty of buzz about it,…

Mia Taylor
Nov 13, 2019
74 Million Americans Have More Credit Card Debt Than Savings: What to Do If You’re One of Them

America’s compulsion for credit card spending appears to be reaching entirely new heights. A recent report from Bankrate found that…

Mia Taylor
Mar 26, 2019
Three Rules for Earning Credit Card Rewards Without Harming Your Credit

Have you ever heard of the term credit card “churning?” It’s a process where someone signs up for a bunch…

John Ulzheimer
John Ulzheimer
Nov 14, 2019
The Refreshed Citi Prestige® Credit Card Is Better than Ever

The credit card industry has been more competitive than ever the last few years, leading card issuers like Chase, American…

Holly Johnson
Aug 22, 2019
You Need at Least Two Credit Cards. Here’s Why.

I got mugged on my way to the first-ever Financial Blogger Conference. The thieves got my wallet, which contained a…

Donna Freedman
Nov 13, 2019