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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
Feb 5, 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
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
Feb 21, 2020

Most Recent Articles

Rewards: Smart Summer Buys in Discover it® Cash Back and Chase Freedom Categories

When it comes to maximizing credit card rewards, many people choose to never pay an annual fee. That way, they…

Holly Johnson
Feb 3, 2020
Will I Still Earn Rewards Points If I Pay Off My Card Early?

Chances are, you’ve heard and believed at least one “credit card myth” before. For example, people love to talk about…

Holly Johnson
Dec 13, 2017
The State of American Credit Card Debt in 2015

Americans continue to dig a deeper hole when it comes to credit card debt. According to the Federal Reserve and…

Holly Johnson
Jul 23, 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 Create a Budget With a Credit Card

In the world of personal finance, it’s not very often that you hear “credit card” and “budget” used in the…

Holly Johnson
Sep 10, 2019
Protecting Against Credit Card Fraud

Identity thieves and credit card Fraudsters go to great lengths to gain access to your credit cards and personal information.…

Holly Johnson
Nov 14, 2019