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7 Ways To Get A Credit Card With Bad Credit

If your credit score is lackluster, you know how difficult it can be to get a credit card. People get into dire financial situations for many reasons, including being laid off in a poor economy, but regardless of the reason, a bad credit score can stop you from getting credit and make it harder to purchase


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Handling Credit Card Debt After the Death of a Spouse

February 15, 2017

When someone dies, their surviving spouse may face more than loneliness and grief. If the partner left behind debt on a credit card, the surviving spo..

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Reduce Credit Card Debt with Micropayments

February 13, 2017

Though the holidays are behind us, many Americans are still paying for purchases made with their credit cards. To avoid costly interest charges, cardh..

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Dealing with Credit Card Debt Collectors

February 10, 2017

If you get behind on the payments on your credit card, it is possible their card issuer may take them to court to collect the outstanding balance. Sin..

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Credit Card Tips After Losing Your Job

February 6, 2017

While the economy is improving, millions of Americans will experience job loss at some point in their lives. Sadly, even if you lose your income, you ..

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Credit Card Tips and Tricks

February 3, 2017

When used incorrectly, credit cards can be an expensive way to pay for goods and services. The golden rule of credit card use is to pay off your full ..

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5 Alternatives To Maxing Out Your Credit Card

February 1, 2017

If you have a tendency to max out your credit card, you may be looking for new ways to make necessary purchases. The Problem with Maxing Out Your Card..

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Credit Card Tips for Students

January 30, 2017

Student credit cards can be an excellent way for young people to manage their money and build credit, but if they are used incorrectly, credit cards c..

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Will Lowering My Credit Limit Hurt My Credit Score?

January 27, 2017

Many people want to raise their credit limit on their credit card so that they have more money available to them. However, there are times when loweri..

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How to Establish Business Credit

January 25, 2017

If you own a small business, you can build credit for your business, just as you can build your own credit. Your business will get a credit score simi..

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5 Tips For Maximizing Credit Card Rewards

January 23, 2017

Credit card rewards have become a major benefit to consumers who use their cards responsibly. If you pay off your balance in full each month, you can ..