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Have you ever gone to check out at a store and taken out the plastic to pay, only to find out that the transaction won’t go through? If you have, you know that it can be a frustrating and an embarrassing situation. Luckily the technology exists to help you …

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Once, credit cards were only for the privileged few. The rest of us used cash – and when there was no more, we either had to borrow from a friend or family member, or make do till next payday. Today, qualifying for a credit card is easier then before. Establishing …

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Choosing a credit card can be daunting. There are a lot of options out there, each with varying features and benefits. Ask yourself the following questions to make sure you’re choosing the best one for you. Do I need to transfer a balance from another credit card and save …

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FICO credit scores can go up to 850, but seeing that number is rare. What does this mean? You should aim to grow your credit score even higher. We know you can do it. When it comes to credit scores, there’s almost always room for improvement. If you’ve …

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Companies offer balance transfer services to make money, not to help you. Let’s walk through with it does and does not make sense to transfer your credit card balance? Here’s a question I received: “I just received a $5000 balance transfer offer in the mail for the Chase …

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I’m in over my head with my credit card bills. I’m slowly paying them off, but I don’t know how I will ever regain good credit. How can I rebuild my damaged credit? You’re not alone in your credit problems. It is …

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At some point, you’re likely going to want to borrow for a big ticket purchase – a home, a car, a college education. Preparing for that day means staying on top of your credit score now. Part of being a smart consumer is managing your credit history and your credit …

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When you travel, especially outside the United States, there could be various restrictions when using your debit or credit card. Restrictions vary based on transactions outside your normal purchasing pattern. For your security, accounts are monitored by a trusted team of professionals 24 hours-a-day. Alleviate Card Restrictions When …

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