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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
Dec 13, 2017
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
May 19, 2014

Most Recent Articles

Citi Rewards+℠ Card: Earn Up to 10% Back on Small Purchases

While premier travel cards with a ton of benefits and cardholder perks tend to offer the most “bang for your…

Holly Johnson
Apr 5, 2019
A Single Parent’s Financial Guide to Returning to School

As a single parent, going back to school can be a daunting process. Follow these steps to prepare your finances…

Aly J. Yale
Jan 9, 2019
Saving for College? These Rewards Credit Cards Can Help

Saving for college -- on top of all your other financial priorities -- can be tough to do. But these…

Holly Johnson
Apr 5, 2019
Capital One® Savor® Cash Rewards Credit Card Review

Over the last few years, card issuers have invented an array of creative rewards schemes meant to entice people to…

Holly Johnson
Mar 19, 2019
The Financial Benefits of Adopting A Pet

You can save money while helping end animal cruelty by adopting a pet from a shelter instead of buying from…

Aly J. Yale
Feb 11, 2019
Holiday Shopping? Watch Out for This Costly Credit Card Trap

As the holiday season gets into full swing, so too do the credit card promotions from retail stores far and…

Mia Taylor
Nov 20, 2018