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Credit Card Bonus Worth Up To $875

The Chase Ink Plus Business Card is offering one of the highest bonuses we’ve ever seen.

Have You Won A Lower Credit Card Rate?

A significant number of credit card customers are getting what they ask for when it comes to lower interest rates and waived late payment fees.

Beware This Balance Transfer Gotcha

That special low APR you received on the balance transfer doesn’t apply to any new charges you make on that card. Perhaps even worse, you’ll also lose the grace period on any new charges until you pay the balance off in full, meaning you’ll not only be paying a much higher APR on those new charges, but you’ll be doing so as soon as you make those purchases.

Citi Card Rewards You For Paying Your Bill

Finally, there’s a credit card that offers meaningful rewards not just for spending money, but for paying off your balance.

Are You Satisfied With Your Credit Cards?

After seven years as America’s favorite credit card company, American Express now shares the top spot with Discover.

Venture Rewards: 40,000-Mile Bonus

You could cover the cost of a $460 plane ticket, a $460 hotel stay, a $460 car rental or some combination thereof.

MileagePlus Explorer: 50,000-mile bonus

The Chase United MileagePlus Explorer Card is offering a 50,000 mile sign-up bonus instead of the usual 30,000 mile bonus through Sept. 2.

Credit Scores Could Rise For Many

If you have medical debt, you probably could stand some good news. So here goes: You could soon see a bump in your credit score by about 25 points.

The GM Rewards Credit Card Is Back

The General Motors rewards credit card – now under a different name and with a different bank issuer – is back in its third formulation.

1 in 3 Adults Have Defaulted On Debt

About 77 million Americans with a credit file have an average of $5,178 in collections, although the amount per individual varies from $25 to more than $125,000. How can we reduce that?

Credit Card Interest Rates Are High. Why?

If there’s one thing this country’s gotten used to, it’s low interest rates.

Sam’s Club: Big Rewards Credit Card Push

It is big news that Sam’s Club is the first American retailer to use EMV chip technology, but we’re more impressed with the generous new rewards package, which represents a significant improvement over the old card.

Credit Card Bonus: Free Hotel For 2 Nights

The Citi Hilton HHonors Reserve credit card is offering a sign-up bonus of two weekend night certificates at any of 4,000 hotels in 91 countries in the Hilton portfolio.

How To Pick Your Next Credit Card

Here’s how to pick a credit card if you pay your bill in full each month.

Choose Credit Over Debit. Here’s Why.

One of the most confounding pieces of financial “advice” that consumers continue to be told is that credit cards are bad. I think’s that wrong.