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How to Eliminate Your Credit Card Debt for Good

How to Eliminate Your Credit Card Debt for Good

Credit card debt can be one of the most damaging ways to impact your credit score. The more debt you have, the worse off it can be. If you are among the millions of Americans who are trying to raise their credit scores, getting rid of credit card debt is the very first step. Yet, that is often easier said […]






by May 18, 2017 0 comments Credit Cards
The Millennial’s Guide to Choosing the Best Credit Card

The Millennial’s Guide to Choosing the Best Credit Card

Two-thirds of the Millennials in this country have rejected the notion of owning a credit card. Over a third have never even owned one in their life. It seems that credit card use does not appear to be very important to the Gen Y set. Yet, the reality is that it could be harmful to their financial future in the […]






by April 17, 2017 0 comments Credit Cards
Best Credit Cards for Bad Credit of 2016 With Reviews

Best Credit Cards for Bad Credit of 2016 With Reviews

Bad Credit. It’s the biggest obstacle to getting a credit card from just about any lender. All of those credit card ads you see on television tout great rates and amazing rewards offers, yet only on approved credit. But let’s face it, you’re not getting approved. Your FICO score is far too low to qualify for one of those cards, […]






by May 23, 2016 0 comments Credit Cards
Visa Credit Cards Vs. MasterCard: What Are the Differences?

Visa Credit Cards Vs. MasterCard: What Are the Differences?

What’s in your wallet? Chances are you’re holding one or more credit cards in there and the odds are pretty good that you’ve got a Visa or a MasterCard among them. But do you really know the difference between the two? Are there are really any in the first place? Millions of consumers swipe both Visa and MasterCard¬†every day, using […]






by May 2, 2016 0 comments Credit Cards
How to Build Credit and Start to Establish a Credit History

How to Build Credit and Start to Establish a Credit History

Your credit score has an impact on almost everything you do and everything you will want to do in life. If you want to get a home, you will need a good credit score and history. If you want to get the best rate on a car loan or the lowest premium on your any type of insurance that you […]






by May 1, 2016 0 comments Personal Finance
AnnualCreditReport.com Review

AnnualCreditReport.com Review

To improve your credit score and keep mistakes from sneaking into your credit report, it’s important to routinely monitor your credit information. Many consumers use AnnualCreditReport.com to obtain one free credit report from each of the major credit agencies. This website is authorized by federal law to offer free credit reports to consumers. By using this website, consumers can keep […]






by October 15, 2015 0 comments Personal Finance
Credit Score Scale: A Look At The Ranges

Credit Score Scale: A Look At The Ranges

When the time comes to apply for credit cards, a new car, or even a first home, attention turns immediately to a consumer’s credit score. Though many might think that this simple number is unfair and an overly simplistic look at their financial performance, lenders take the credit score extremely seriously. Before even applying for any loan product, it’s a […]






by September 27, 2014 1 comment Personal Finance