Many American households are struggling with both student loan and credit card debt. See where these burdens are highest, and how you can make the most cost-effective decisions about college expenses.
Living off campus can save a college student thousands of dollars, but being able to rent housing privately may depend on your credit history - or your parents'.
The Chase Sapphire Preferred and Reserve cards are now offering cardholders new and improved benefits effective Aug. 16, 2021. See what's new.
That's not good. Are you doing that? Please stop. If someone in your life is doing that, please tell them to stop. The consequences could be dire.
When (if ever) should you give your kids an allowance? How help them be money-wise? Experts weigh in on these important questions.
Getting back to work and using your credit card wisely are steps towards restoring your credit after a period of unemployment due to the pandemic.
See how major U.S. cities rank for the average potential amount of cash-back rewards that could be earned on credit cards, and learn how to get the most out of your cash-back card.
Financial literacy is a skill set needed throughout life, so students should seek opportunities to make it part of their education.
CardRatings offers a mid-year update related to the predicted credit card trends for 2021, looking at what they got right and what they expect to see going forward.
The Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card has come out with its highest-ever signup bonus offer. The travel-rewards favorite just upped the ante.
Today's adults grew up with a gender gap in financial education at home, but women seem to be working to close that gap with their own children. Men, however, still have a ways to go. See why this matters and the importance of making an early start.
The pandemic has damaged credit conditions in some states more than in others, and more changes are in store as government aid programs expire.
What are the benefits of paying for a wedding on a credit card? Do they outweigh the risks? Learn more about if wedding credit cards are worth it.
Earning a credit card signup bonus could mean substantial rewards to the tune of hundreds of dollars in statement credit or free travel -- but you need a strategy for spending the sometimes thousands of dollars on the card within the specified time frame.
Fifty years ago, women lacked a lot of the financial independence they enjoy today. CardRatings looks at the past, present and future of women's financial freedom.
Are credit card rewards taxable? Should you pay your taxes with a credit card? CardRatings offers some guidance on common questions related to credit cards and taxes.
Epicureans everywhere can learn a thing or two about whittling down their food-related costs with the smart use of credit cards.
Think a no-annual-fee credit card can't possibly offer the type of features you want? Think again! The best no-annual-fee credit cards out there offer plenty in the way of perks, features and rewards.
Even if your vacation plans have been put on hold, using a travel rewards credit card now for everyday purchases can still be a smart move. Learn why.
Some credit cards offered limited time perks in 2020 to help assist with pandemic needs, but what about in 2021? Do these offers still stand? Learn more.
Balance transfer credit cards can be an excellent tool for easing debt, but understanding how they work and what you stand to gain or lose is important.
Many credit card welcome offers are even more lucrative now than they were this time last year. See how top offers compare.
How much are Capital One miles worth? Can miles be transferred? Which Capital One credit cards earn miles? Learn all this and more.
What is a credit card product change and when should you consider one? CardRatings breaks down the details.
Do you know how to choose a balance transfer credit card? Do you know the best way to use it to maximize your benefits? CardRatings compares 27 cards side-by-side and explains the pitfalls and best practices you need to know.
A CardRatings survey looks at what people spend, how they spend it and who they spend it on when it comes to holiday gift giving.
Donating credit card rewards comes at no extra cost to you and is a great way to help benefit your favorite charities.
What's the difference between a VantageScore and FICO score? We answer this and more.