The Best Credit Cards for Bad Credit

If your credit needs some work, don’t give up! Making on-time payments — and keeping your credit utilization low — is the best way to

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Best Credit Cards of 2017

From rewards cards to cash back, travel, and balance transfers, there are a ton of credit card options to choose from. To find the best

Best Business Credit Cards of 2017

Whether you’re a business owner, freelancer, or sole proprietor, a business credit card should be a part of your financial strategy. The right business card

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Best Cash Back Credit Cards for 2017

Cash back credit cards make it easy to earn rewards for the purchases you make every day. In most cases, you’ll earn a percentage of

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Best Rewards Credit Cards of 2017

If you want to earn rewards quickly (who doesn’t?), it’s important to choose a card that aligns with your spending habits and goals. With the

Best Travel Credit Card for 2017

Summer is almost here and that means we’re about to enter peak travel season. Whether you’re planning a family vacation or looking to travel for business, there’s

Best International Credit Cards With No Foreign Transaction Fee

If you’re planning a trip overseas, be aware: most credit cards charge a 1-3% fee on purchases made outside the U.S. Between hotel stays, dining,

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Best Balance Transfer Credit Cards for 2017

Experts agree, it’s best to pay off your entire balance each month. But when that isn’t possible, balance transfer credit cards can help you get

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Best Credit Card Signup Bonus Offers

Whether you’re pursuing airline miles, hotel loyalty points, flexible rewards, or simple-to-redeem cash back, the biggest bang for your buck is almost always found in

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Want Your Free Credit Score? More Credit Cards Are Willing to Give it to You

If you’re searching for your credit score, you can put your wallet away, because you’re not going to need it. In recent years credit scores

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Here’s How Much the Average American Pays in Interest Each Year

From the moment we’re born, we’re taught that borrowing money is normal and, dare I say it, expected. From mortgages to car loans to $700 smartphones

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Three Common Credit Mistakes and How to Fix Them

If credit was easy, then everyone would have a VantageScore or FICO score of 850. But it’s not easy, and mistakes happen. Your challenge as

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Airport Lounge Access Is Sweet, Sweet Luxury – But Can It Save You Money, Too?

The fact that we can fly to the other side of the world never ceases to amaze me. After enduring an initial trip to the airport,

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When Credit Card Rewards Become Dangerous

As a credit card rewards expert and frequent traveler, I like to stay on top of the changes in the rewards industry. As part of

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Can the GM BuyPower Card Help You Save on a New Car?

We’ve all heard of earning cash back, airfare, and hotel stays with credit card rewards, but what about a new car? The GM BuyPower card

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Your Credit Card Minimum Payment Is Just That — a Minimum

When finances become tight it can be quite tempting to cut back on your credit card payments. After all, if you send in a small

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Applying for a Credit Card After Bankruptcy

There’s no two ways about it: Nothing is going to ding your credit score harder than filing for bankruptcy. But after you declare bankruptcy, you

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Can I Pay My Taxes With a Credit Card?

Owing money to the tax man is never fun, but that’s especially true if your tax debt comes as a surprise. Perhaps you thought you