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Why Do Credit Cards Get Declined?

There are few things in life more embarrassing than having your credit card declined. Even worse than the embarrassment is the lack of information offered by the merchant. There are actually many reasons a credit card can be declined that have nothing to do with your finances. We have outlined a few here. Technical Difficulties


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How to Establish Business Credit

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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

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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 ..

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How to Get Credit When You Have No Credit

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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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5 Tips For Getting A Small Business Credit Card For A New Business

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If you are starting a small business, it is important to have available capital and credit lines to avoid cash flow problems as you grow. Often, new b..

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Five Tips For Managing Credit Card Debt In 2017

January 16, 2017

It is hard to believe, but 2017 is here. It is likely that millions of Americans have made a resolution to lower their credit card debt this year. If ..

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How to Recover from Holiday Credit Card Debt

January 13, 2017

People love holiday shopping, but they do not care much for the credit card bills that start coming in January. Once the warmth of the holidays has pa..

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Some Unusual Benefits of Using a Credit Card

January 11, 2017

While credit cards can sometimes get a bad rap for high interest rates and fees, there are many benefits to savvy consumers that are unmatched by othe..

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Do Credit Cards Get Cancelled If Not Used?

January 9, 2017

Since your credit card has an expiration date, you may worry that it will get cancelled if you are not using it. While this is a concern to keep in mi..

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Avoid Cash Advances on Your Credit Card

January 5, 2017

If you are running low on cash, it may be tempting to use your credit card at an ATM or try one of the convenience checks included with your credit ca..

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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..