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
Jul 21, 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

Rewards Cards With the Lowest Minimum Spending Requirements

By now, you’ve likely heard all about how lucrative credit card signup bonus offers can be. In many cases, the…

Holly Johnson
Apr 6, 2020
Five Things People With Good Credit Have in Common

Good credit can’t be bought or sold; it can only be cultivated over time. And with the right financial moves…

Holly Johnson
Nov 13, 2019
Is Financing Furniture With a Store Credit Card Ever a Good Idea?

For many Americans, summertime means big transitions: new jobs, new cities, and often even new homes. And as just about…

Saundra Latham
Saundra Latham
Jul 21, 2020
What Is a Debit Card?

A debit card looks like a credit card - and functions like one at the cash register - but it's…

Saundra Latham
Saundra Latham
Apr 9, 2020
Discover it® Cash Back Card Review

For credit card uses who aren't afraid of a little legwork, the rotating rewards categories of the Discover it® Cash…

Michelle Wilson
Michelle Wilson
Apr 7, 2020
The Best Credit Cards to Score Free Hotel Stays in the U.S.

While most people think of credit card rewards as a way to pursue international travel on a budget, it’s important…

Holly Johnson
Aug 21, 2019