Another View on Credit Card Rating

April 9, 2014

We all seek the kind of credit rating that makes lenders faint and banks swoon, but what exactly does it take to fit the profile of this credit crusader? Source


A Comparison of Small Business Cash-Back Credit Cards

March 16, 2014

Cash-back cards often offer the most attractive deals for small-business owners. Here’s a look at five cards from some of the larger issuers. Source


How the Cut in Debit Card Swipe Fees Will affect you

March 4, 2014

Paying with plastic — credit and debit cards — clearly has a price. It costs retailers roughly $2 for every $100 spent. So, when you buy something for $100, the seller actually gets paid $98. Interchange fees are subtracted on the front end, as explained in this infographic: Source


The Truth About Free Credit Reports

February 15, 2014

We’ve all seen the commercials about free credit reports involving pirates and renaissance fairs, but what’s REALLY behind those gimmicks? Check out this infographic to find out more! Source


Hotel Credit Card Hacking

February 12, 2014

Hotels are one of the top dangers facing credit card users this summer. Studies show that 38 percent of all credit card hacking involves hotels, outnumbering the incidents of credit card fraud that happens in other environments, including restaurants, bars, retail stores and the financial sector. Source


Credit cards in numbers

January 11, 2014

World credit cards in numbers Source


How To Be A Smart Credit Card User

October 13, 2013

Recently, credit card companies appear to be offering sweeter terms for their rewards credit cards. If you’re someone who pays off their monthly card bills in full, then applying for this type of card makes total sense. You’re virtually earning either money (cash back) or items (from rewards points) for the spending you do on […]

Hispanics Drive America Forward as More Gain Access to Credit

Hispanics Drive America Forward as More Gain Access to Credit

May 5, 2013

As more Hispanics gain access to credit and credit cards, they continue to play an expanding role in the American economy., a credit card comparison website, recently published a new research in the form of an infographic illustrating key demographic trends and credit card usage rates among Hispanic Americans that show they are helping […]

2011 Interest Rate Forecast

2011 Interest Rate Forecast

May 2, 2013

With the economy all over the place these days, what are interest rates going to do in 2011? Find out what affects it and what will likely happen in the coming year for borrowers, savers, and investors. Source

What Does Your E-mail Provider Say About You?

What Does Your E-mail Provider Say About You?

April 30, 2013

Find out if your e-mail provider has a substantial effect on your credit score, debt, and ability to pay on time. Source

Cracking the Credit Card Code

Cracking the Credit Card Code

April 21, 2013

Do the numbers on credit cards actually mean anything or is just a random number? Learn to decode what your credit card number means. Source

The Numbers behind Credit Cards

The Numbers behind Credit Cards

April 19, 2013

Credit cards have been putting irresponsible college kids in debt since the late 1800s. The plastic card we know today didn’t really take off until the 1950s and now more than 177 million Americans have at least one credit card in their wallet. Fortunately, if you use your credit cards correctly, they can benefit you […]