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America’s Best and Worst Domestic Airlines

By: Creditcards.org Team
With the Bureau of Transportation Statistics reporting that  679 million total passengers flew on U.S. flights in the past year alone, it’s safe to say that flying has never been more popular. The good news is that... Read More...
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5 Tips On How To Travel Around The World For Less

By: Creditcards.org Team
World travel is incredibly exciting, but for most people, it remains the stuff of dreams. The one thing that prevents most people from even attempting to travel is money. What if you were able to travel the world and... Read More...
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7 Great Part-Time Jobs For Retirees

By: Creditcards.org Team
The 21st century has brought many changes in the characteristics of those retiring.  Whereas retirement used to be seen as the time you left the work force for good, this is no longer the case. Bank of America... Read More...
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5 Financial Mistakes to Avoid in Your 40s

By: Creditcards.org Team
Each stage in life brings a new wave of financial responsibilities that cannot afford to be ignored. If you live your 40s the same way that you did in your 20's, with no real financial plan, then you’re bound for... Read More...
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How to Save Money during the Holidays

By: Creditcards.org Team
The holidays can drain your bank account very quickly if you're not careful. Follow these steps below to make sure your holiday is joyful and not stressful.1. Begin with a budget Instead of making a list of people... Read More...
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The Latest Hack: Your Air Miles

By: Creditcards.org Team
Around the world people use their credit card’s rewards programs to accumulate not millions, but billions of dollars’ worth of air miles and points every year. Chances are you’ve accumulated some of these points... Read More...
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Holiday Travel Made Easier

By: Creditcards.org Team
If you’re among the tens of millions of Americans travelling by air during the holiday season, then you’ve either bought a ticket or are sweating bullets because you’re waiting for whatever reason. There are many... Read More...
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How To Shop Like A Millennial This Holiday Season

By: Creditcards.org Team
Holiday shopping is here, and just like in years past we’re seeing old traditions fade away and new traditions come alive. The fact that fewer people, especially Millennials, are using retail stores is certainly not... Read More...
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Will Prospective Employers Check My Credit?

By: Creditcards.org Team
If you saw your credit score tank after the recent recession, don’t worry, you’re not alone.  Many people experienced significant declines in their credit scores following the economic downturn. Still, you’re... Read More...
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Your 2016 Guide To Shopping Black Friday

By: Creditcards.org Team
Black Friday is nearly upon us, and if you plan on shopping on the busiest retail day of the year then do yourself a favor and come prepared. If you’ve shopped on Black Friday in the past then you know that having an... Read More...
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Five Tips to Increase the Security of Mobile App Payments

By: Creditcards.org Team
It seems that new stories regarding consumer data breaches explode in the media almost every week, from T-Mobile to Blue Cross Blue Shield and more.  These security compromises leave many mobile users asking, “Is it... Read More...
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When Should You Consult a Financial Advisor?

By: Creditcards.org Team
Just landed your dream job? Bought your first home? Had a baby? Planning for retirement? All of these scenarios can be difficult to navigate on your own, but the good news is, you don't have too. Many people believe... Read More...