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Get even more information on credit cards? Read our Credit Card eZine. The section is regularly updated by our specialists. Learn all the financial tricks. Know the pitfalls and hidden bonuses. Find out how to transfer balances and accumulate points. We will tell you about the latest offers on the market.Get your credit card education and make the most out of your plastic.

[October 19th, 2018]

You may not spend too much time worrying about your credit history. After all, we’ve got enough to think about these days. Between going to work, getting enough sleep and exercise, keeping up with the news, and maintaining your relationships with family and friends, who has time to focus…

[August 22nd, 2018]

You probably already know the basics of keeping your personal data safe from scammers. But credit card fraudsters are getting more sophisticated all the time, according to security experts. Practical measures like keeping your PIN private, avoiding public Wi-Fi, shredding statements before throwing them away, and not clicking on…

[June 23rd, 2018]

Most of us know that having good credit is important. But there is plenty of misinformation out there about exactly why it’s so important. Here are four things you may not know about credit score.

1. You don’t start out with good credit. You might assume that if you’re starting…

[April 24th, 2018]

Many Americans are struggling to pay off debts, whether they owe on student loans, medical bills, or credit card balances. If you’re one of the millions that have credit card debt, you’ll want to read this guide to paying off your debts quickly without paying any interest.

The first…

[March 1st, 2018]

If you’ve ever been presented with the option to get a big discount at the register by signing up for a retail credit card, you might have wondered whether there was any possible downside to saying yes. After all, what could be bad about getting a healthy percentage off…

[January 27th, 2018]

Whether you’re a young person just starting out on your financial future, or you’ve been around the block and hit a few roadblocks that hurt your credit, you might find yourself in the position of needing a credit card and not being able to get one. If you’ve applied…

[December 28th, 2017]

If you aren’t earning – and using – credit card rewards already, then your New Year’s resolution should be easy to figure out this year: start taking advantage of all the great perks and rewards offered by credit card companies.

Even if you are already using credit card rewards, chances…

[December 1st, 2017]

If you’ve ever been curious what your credit score is, but not wanted to shell out a fee in order to see it, then get ready for good news. It’s easier than ever to see your credit score, and you don’t need to pay for it any longer.

It used…

[October 25th, 2017]

Everyone loves a great rewards credit card. But here’s something you may not have known: every year, millions of credit card reward points go unused. If you are a credit card rewards fan and always make sure to redeem your points, miles, or cash back, you may…

[September 27th, 2017]

With recent headline news about data breaches and people’s personal information being exposed, many people are concerned about the possibility of identity theft. This is a legitimate concern, as there are millions of cases of identity theft every year. In 2016 alone, it’s estimated that one in 16 adults…

Last Immediate

I'm looking for a card that will allow me to consolidate several of my credit cards into one payment with a 0% APR. Please advise what card I can apply.

Answer:

You can apply for the Discover it card. The card has a long 0% interest introductory period. You will have 18 months to pay off your balances. There is no annual fee and the first late payment won’t raise your APR.
Check your credit scores before you apply for the card. Your credit history needs to be from good to excellent to qualify.

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[October 23, 2018]
Credit card fraud is an ongoing problem for merchants, consumers and financial institutions alike. According to a wide-ranging Lexis Nexis study, merchants in the United States lose nearly $200 billion a year to credit card fraud, while banks lose about $11 billion and customers lose $5 billion annu...
[September 23, 2018]
Rotating rewards credit cards are popular with consumers because every quarter, they offer bonus cash back in a different set of spending categories. Usually, this means extra rewards when spending on gas, at department stores, or when they go to the movies. But this season, Chase Freedom cardholder...
[September 01, 2018]
A new partnership between Chase Card Services and Expedia Group will allow Chase Ultimate Rewards members to enjoy more choices, more flexible rewards redemptions, and enhanced capabilities when using their reward points.

Under the Expedia/Chase alliance, Expedia’s network of flights, hotels, v...

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