Should you use your tax refund to pay off credit card debt?
Your tax refund came and it’s pretty big, so you're thinking of going on a vacation. Or maybe you’ll make some home improvements? Or just stick it in your checking account to enjoy having extra money for a change…
All worthy thoughts, but let us humbly suggest another, possibly less fun, idea: use your tax refund [...]
Capital One® Venture® vs. Capital One® VentureOne®
Two of the Best from Capital One®
Recognized among our best credit cards of 2019 thanks to their solid bonus reward offers and flat-rate earning structures, both the CardName discontinued and the CardName discontinued are attractive travel rewards credit card options for anyone looking to earn miles on every dollar they spend with their card — [...]
Chase Sapphire Preferred® vs. Chase Sapphire Reserve®
Frequent travelers are sure to appreciate the fact that both the CardName discontinued and the CardName discontinued earn users multiple points per dollar spent not only on airline purchases, but on all travel related expenses, such as taxi rides and hotel stays, as well. This, paired with high-value introductory offers and a number of great travel [...]
Survey: Rewards, not bonuses draw credit card applicants
Those flashy, lucrative welcome bonuses do entice people to apply for a new credit card, but a recent CardRatings survey revealed that a mega bonus isn't the primary thing people consider when applying for some of the most popular rewards cards on the market.
In November and December 2018, CardRatings commissioned a survey of 200 users [...]
2019 comparisons: Balance transfer credit cards
The last of the pine needles have been swept from the carpet, you've put the holiday tunes away until next year and the last Christmas cookie has finally been eaten.
But still your holiday spending credit card debt remains. And with interest rates having done nothing but go up in 2018 (and likely continuing to do [...]
Getting the benefits of a balance transfer card
Are your credit cards doing some heavy holiday lifting this season -- maybe a family vacation to Cabo or life in general is giving your wallet a wallop? Whatever the reason, credit card debt is no way to start the new year, so it's time to take a step toward lowering yours.
One way to get [...]
Best credit cards for good credit of November 2019
TABLE OF CONTENTSBEST CREDIT CARDS FOR GOOD CREDIT SCORES
WHO SHOULD APPLY FOR A CREDIT CARD FOR "GOOD" CREDIT SCORES?
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CardName - Low InterestThough "good credit" isn't quite "excellent credit," it's still possible to qualify for some of the best credit cards from our partners. It takes work to [...]
Guide to American Express® Membership Rewards®
TABLE OF CONTENTSWHICH CREDIT CARDS EARN AMERICAN EXPRESS MEMBERSHIP REWARDS®?
HOW MUCH ARE AMERICAN EXPRESS MEMBERSHIP REWARDS® POINTS WORTH?
ARE AMERICAN EXPRESS MEMBERSHIP REWARDS® POINTS TRANSFERABLE TO OTHER LOYALTY PROGRAMS?
DO AMERICAN EXPRESS MEMBERSHIP REWARDS® POINTS EXPIRE?
[RELATED_ARTICLE]In the 1970s American Express had a famous tagline in its commercials declaring that customers should never leave home without their American [...]
Guide to Chase Ultimate Rewards® points
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WHAT ARE CHASE ULTIMATE REWARDS® POINTS WORTH?
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HOW TO MAXIMIZE CHASE ULTIMATE REWARDS® POINTS
DO CHASE ULTIMATE REWARDS® POINTS EXPIRE?
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In short, Chase Ultimate Rewards® points are something [...]
Which Chase Ink business card is right for you?
If you're not already using a small business credit card to get bonus rewards for your company's routine purchases or to save you money on things like travel and warranty protection or car insurance, you're leaving money on the table. However, while we certainly agree that small business credit cards are a great way to [...]