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Credit Card eZine - News and Articles about Credit Cards

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Lowest mark in 8 months for US credit default swaps

[January 06, 2011]

Based on speculation that the US economy can survive the sovereign debt issue in Europe, the cost of US corporate bond protection from default has dropped to an 8 month low mark. There was a 0.9 basis points drop in the index that is used by various investors when hedging against losses faced on corporate debt or for creditworthiness speculation.

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Delinquencies and consumer spending on credit cards decrease

[December 29, 2010]

Most of the major credit card lenders in the United States reported a decrease in delinquencies in November. The fact that many card holders are making their payments on time seems to herald the end of financial crisis that rocked the world over the last few years.

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Credit card loopholes to be carved out soon

[December 23, 2010]

A lot of new credit card regulations came into effect to help customers deal with many card issuers` tricks. However, credit card issuers in the coming year would be looking forward to generating new sources of revenues to make up for the losses. These new ways would be in contrast to the efforts of the card holders to cut down on their credit card dependence next year. A lot of changes are predicted for 2011.

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2011 will see an increase in the number of credit card holders

[December 16, 2010]

Americans who underwent financial distress during the economic slowdown now have something to cheer about. After being repeatedly turned down by credit card lenders over the last two years, they now have a chance of getting their application approved. The year 2011 is all set to work in their favor.

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Credit Card Fees

[April 10, 2009]

There are many reasons why people apply for credit cards. Some want to have a supplementary source of income and instant access to funds. Others look for a convenient, fast and safe way to pay for goods and services. Yet others get credit cards for prestige reasons. No matter what your reason, owing a credit card is always associated with paying loads of fees, and it does not make a difference whether you are a prime or sub-prime borrower. So letís have a look at some of the commonly charged credit card fees and situations when you may be charged them.

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[Sunday, December 18, 2011]
Chase Bank recently announced the redesign of its Visa credit cards - allowing more space on the front for the Chase logo. This new design is in trial mode currently but Visa has pans to roll out its new design to other financial institutions in order to increase the branding and logo visibility of the individual issuing banks.
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[Friday, October 28, 2011]
Debit and credit: they`re both plastic, why not consolidate them? The Cinncinati-based Fifth Third Bank, is the first to offer the DuoMasterCard which consolidates both a checking and a credit card account into one card.
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[Wednesday, September 21, 2011]
It really pays when you do the right thing. Take credit cards for instance, having a clean credit profile really does help. Those who managed to maintain a squeaky clean credit report during the recession can now jump with joy, as they will get some of the best deals from credit card issuers.
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