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Credit Card Fraud Prevention Tips and Tricks

Credit card fraud costs billions of dollars in losses each year. Thieves and hackers can find ways to compromise your account, often without you realizing what happened until it is too late.

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Bad Credit: No Problem Credit Cards

A credit score of under 550 has you in bad credit territory. Likely, you have a few dings on your record including a late payment, an overdrawn account or insufficient funds.

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Saturday Tips: Managing Prepaid Debit Cards

Tweet When you use prepaid debit cards, like the Kaiku prepaid debit cards for under 18 year olds, they are not the same as credit cards. It is important to

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Sunday Morning Tip: FAQ on Using PrePaid Cards

Have you found in yourself in need of a prepaid card? If so, you probably have several questions relating to how and when you can use your card.

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5 Bad Credit Cards to Avoid

You are shopping for a new credit card, wanting one that will allow you to keep track of your expenses and perhaps offer you an incentive such as cash back on your purchases.

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Are Credit Cards with Chips Safer Than Cards with Magnetic Strips?

When it comes to battling credit card fraud, financial institutions have come a long way in terms of protecting their consumer’s welfare.

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5 Things You Should Never Buy on Credit

Credit cards have some useful purposes, but they’re not a great option for certain purchases.

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5 Considerations When Applying for a Credit Card

When shopping for a new credit card, know that your application will receive thorough scrutiny. Don’t be fooled by the 60-second response deals — you will get your answer fast because your information is pulled, reviewed and scored by computers.

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Bad Credit and Your New Car Lease

Leasing a new car is an option to financing, with both paths requiring consumers to have the means to get the vehicle. Those “means” include employment as well as an acceptable credit history required for approval.

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7 Credit Card Tips For Smart Consumers

When shopping for a new credit card it is important to keep a few things in mind. Opening up a new account can affect your credit and how you manage that credit can impact your credit score.

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The Danger of Casually Using Your Credit Cards

In today’s fast-paced business and personal environments, there are definite dangers to casually using your credit cards.

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The Best Cash Back Credit Cards of Summer 2013

Summer is in full swing. That means millions of people across the country are going to make summer-related purchases such as airline tickets, gasoline, sporting equipment, barbecues, cold treats, and more.

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Credit Card Application Made Easy

You can apply for a credit card online and receive a decision is as little as 60 seconds. At least that is the contention of some credit card providers, including those that have streamlined the application process in recent years.

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Are No Annual Fee Credit Cards Always the Right Way to Go?

When given the option, most of us would opt for something that’s free rather than something we have to pay for. “The best things in life are free,” right?

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How Schumer Box Helps Decode Credit Card Offers

Tweet The Schumer Box is named after Charles E. Schumer, the politician who helped pass legislation in 1987 to protect consumers from unfair credit practices The Schumer box is comprised