3 Best Cash Back Credit Cards

Cash back credit cards are a major addition to your wallet because they are easy to use and redeem. Among all rewards credit cards, cash back cards are the most popular. Instead of offering bonuses that can only be redeemed for airfare or...
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Should You Cancel An Old Credit Card

Reasons to cancel a credit cardEveryone has different reasons for wanting to cancel a credit card. Perhaps you want to avoid the temptation of over spending, or maybe you’re fed up with the customer service? Sometimes people get credit...
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A Beginner’s Guide to Investing

Now that you’ve landed your first “real” job everyone including your mother is telling you it’s time to start building a diversified financial portfolio.Great. You’re finally earning enough to upgrade from the dollar...
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A Simple Guide to Smart Credit Card Practices

Owning a credit card makes life a whole lot easier. From having access to your money at all times, to enjoying the ease of online shopping and the comfort of a stable backup plan in the event of an emergency. Other benefits include building your...
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The 5 Lowest APR Credit Cards

Most people get a credit card for those unexpected, “rainy day” purchases, but often times you are not able to pay off that debt immediately. If you are someone who has to keep a balance on your credit card, then you’ll want to...
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How are new EMV® Chips helping to protect consumers?

What do Target, Home Depot, Jimmy John’s, Dairy Queen, UPS and Sally Beauty Supply all have in common? They belong to the ever-growing list of large retailers whose credit card information and customers’ vital data has been breached...
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How Many Credit Cards Should You Have?

Does having more than one credit card hurt your credit score?If you are like most people, your answer to that question is probably, “Of course it’s bad for your credit!”  You imagine that, with every new card, your credit...
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Discover it® Miles: Card Review

If you have a FICO score of good to excellent (700+) and you are in the market for a credit card that allows you to earn miles for travel as well as a cash back option, the new Discover it® Miles Card may be just the card for you. It does...
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How To Protect Yourself From Credit Card Fraud

How often do you watch the news and another retailer has had their credit card information breached or some innocent person has had a fraudster attain their credit card number and gone on a buying spree? This was not such a problem 30 years...
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Who Should Get a Hotel Rewards Card?

Just as there are a host of hotel rewards cards, there are a diverse group of people who use the points they earn for different reasons. While most hotel rewards cards are either Visa or MasterCard, the rewards, redemptions and annual fees are...
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