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
Jun 17, 2020
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
Jun 17, 2020
How to Lower Your Credit Card Interest Rate

If credit card debt, and more specifically ridiculously high interest, is holding you back, take back control by lowering your…

Stephen Altrogge
Stephen Altrogge
May 27, 2020

Most Recent Articles

Citi Rewards+℠ Card Review: A Rewards Credit Card Offering Big Points for Small, Everyday Purchases

The Citi Rewards+ Card is a one-of-its-kind card that offers big points on small, everyday purchases.

Trea Branch
Trea Branch
Jul 2, 2020
Target Redcard Review: Credit Card for Big-box Shopping

Learn about the Target RedCard and how this option from one of the world's largest retailers might earn a spot…

Thom Tracy
Apr 29, 2020
Blue Cash Everyday® Card from American Express Review: A cash back credit card with no annual fee

The American Express Blue Cash Everyday Card is a cash back rewards credit card with an extended 0% APR period,…

Tiffany Verbeck
May 12, 2020
Chase Ink Business Unlimited℠ Credit Card Review: A cash back credit card with unlimited rewards

Please Note: Information about the Ink Business Unlimited℠ Credit Card have been collected independently by TheSimpleDollar.com. The issuer did not…

Tiffany Verbeck
Apr 22, 2020
Guide to Capital One Miles

Capital One offers one of the most robust travel rewards programs in the credit card industry. Here’s your guide to…

Stephen Altrogge
Stephen Altrogge
Apr 6, 2020
Can I Pay My Taxes With a Credit Card?

You can pay your taxes with a credit card. In fact, thanks to all the great sign up bonus cards…

Holly Johnson
Apr 1, 2020