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Featured image: Why Is My Credit Standing Important To My Credit Card Search?
Why Is My Credit Standing Important To My Credit Card Search?
by Daniel Alexander
You might think the smartest and fastest way to fine a credit card is just jumping in. Hold up! The key to any credit card search is your ...
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Featured image: Glossary of Credit Card Terms
Glossary of Credit Card Terms
by CardGuru Team
Glossary of common terms related to credit cards and general finance ...
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Featured image: How Do Travel Rewards Cards Differ From Cashback Rewards?
How Do Travel Rewards Cards Differ From Cashback Rewards?
by Daniel Alexander
If you’ve seen the commercials, it seems like every credit card is touting rewards. Some have travel rewards and some have cashback rewards. What’s the difference ...
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Featured image: How Do Business Rewards Cards Differ From Regular Rewards Cards?
How Do Business Rewards Cards Differ From Regular Rewards Cards?
by Anna Spencer
Business rewards or regular credit card rewards? Which new credit card should you choose? If you’re a business owner the answer may not be as clear as ...
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Featured image: Eight Ways to Get the Most out of Your Credit Card
Eight Ways to Get the Most out of Your Credit Card
by Susan Sitwell
Learn how to maximize the credit card offers that you deserve (and probably already have). Make sure you’re not leaving credit card perks, benefits, and rewards on ...
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Featured image: Simply Explain it to Me: Credit Card Interest
Simply Explain it to Me: Credit Card Interest
by Susan Sitwell
Credit cards can get pretty confusing with terms like variable APR and interest rate being thrown around interchangeably. That said, if you don’t understand, it’s important ...
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Featured image: Case Study: Credit Cards vs. Store Credit Cards
Case Study: Credit Cards vs. Store Credit Cards
by Susan Sitwell
Does saving 10, 15 or 20 percent on your next purchase, just for signing up for a retailer’s credit card sound tempting? Read this before you apply ...
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Featured image: Don't Open a Credit Line if You're Buying a House
Don't Open a Credit Line if You're Buying a House
by Daniel Alexander
Buying a house is a stressful time but did you know opening a new credit account when you’re trying to buy a house can affect your financing ...
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Featured image: 5 Credit Card Mistakes that Could Ruin Your Financial Life
5 Credit Card Mistakes that Could Ruin Your Financial Life
by Anna Spencer
Credit cards are necessary, but making a few big mistakes can ruin your credit score and maybe even your life. If you’re just starting on your credit ...
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