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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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Three Common Credit Myths on Joint Accounts

February 8, 2017

When people get engaged, they suddenly have to answer a number of questions about how they will spend the rest of their lives together. When will they..

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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 Get Credit When You Have No Credit

January 20, 2017

Earning credit can be a frustrating process, as you cannot get approved for a loan or credit card without already have a credit history that proves y..

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How Your Credit Score is Calculated

January 3, 2017

Your credit score is a three-digit number that can make or break your financial future. It represents your payment history and helps potential lenders..

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How Do Credit Cards Help Build Credit?

December 15, 2016

When people think of credit cards, they often think of “debt” and forget that they are called “credit” cards. When used correc..

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Common Mistakes for First-Time Credit Card Customers

November 14, 2016

Receiving a credit card is a major first step in your financial life, but it can also take you down a road of debt if you do not use your card respons..

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What Affects Your Credit Score?

November 3, 2016

Knowing what factors affect your credit score is a bit like knowing what questions will be on an important exam. If you know what will be asked, you w..

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Which Credit Cards Help Authorized Users Build Credit?

September 9, 2016

If you are trying to build or rebuild your credit, obtaining a credit card can be the best way to increase your score. However, if you do not have a s..

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How Can I Improve My Credit?

September 2, 2016

In a finance-driven world, having a low credit score can really hurt you, especially if you are in the market for a home, car or credit card. The good..

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Using Credit Cards to Build Credit

August 6, 2016

While many people see credit cards as the path towards fiscal irresponsibility, they can actually help you build business and personal credit. To reap..