How to get approved for the credit card you want

Applying for a credit card can be as easy as choosing one of the best rewards credit cards and filling out a short form. But getting approved for the card you want can…

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Pay off credit card debt to improve your financial situation

Dear Rick: I am almost 20 years old and honestly, I have never been interested in my financial affairs. I have an IRA, some cash in the bank, and I own my home….

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Is ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ safer than a credit card for holiday shopping?

Image source: Getty Images The answers you need may be hidden in the fine print. Key points Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) services and credit cards allow you to pay for purchases over…

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You can now use Venmo to pay on Amazon, but if you value credit card rewards, you probably shouldn’t

Insider experts pick the best products and services to help you make smart decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our partners, however our opinions are…

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Dear Credit Card Issuers, Please stop the niche profit flurry and give me a decent profit instead.

Insider experts pick the best products and services to help you make smart decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our partners, however our opinions are…

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How to pay off credit card debt

If you’re having trouble paying your credit card bill, you’re not alone. Credit card balances grew (opens in a new tab) 13% over the past year, the fastest annual growth since 2002. And…

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