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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
Aug 20, 2019

Most Recent Articles

Is the Golden Age of Credit Card Rewards Travel About to Change?

By now you’ve probably heard of The Points Guy, an individual who turned maximizing credit card rewards into a fabulous…

Mia Taylor
Jan 29, 2019
The New Southwest Companion Pass Offer Is Pretty Meh – Here’s What to Do Instead

Please Note: This post is expired. Earlier this month, Southwest announced a newer credit card offer that sounds like a…

Holly Johnson
Aug 22, 2019
The Best Ways to Redeem Points and Miles When You Can’t Afford to Travel

Picking up a travel rewards credit card may seem like a good idea, but what happens when you can’t afford…

Holly Johnson
Feb 7, 2019
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
Aug 27, 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
Aug 27, 2019