Articles on Credit Cards

How Free Extended Warranties Work on Credit Cards

Did your pricey purchase break just months after your warranty expired? Your credit card has you covered.

Careful! Your CC May Be Sharing This Private Info

You may have asked your credit card company not to share your data. They know an awful lot about you, anyway.

Simple Guide to Evaluating a Credit Card With an Annual Fee

Cards with annual fees often offer bigger rewards and better perks, but how do you know if you're actually coming out ahead?

The Best Credit Cards to Wipe Out Holiday Debt

Have holiday debt? Pay it off with a card that offers a 0% intro APR on balance transfers.

FICO or FAKO: Are Free Credit Scores From Credit Cards the Real Thing?

Your credit card provider might offer your credit score —for free! — every month. Here's what you need to know about that complimentary number.

5 Smart Ways to Meet a Rewards Card Minimum Spending Requirement

Sign-up bonuses can jump-start your rewards-earning potential. Here's how to hit your card's minimum spending requirement, fast.

U.S. Bank Credit Card Offers: Applications & Reviews

Everything you need to know about U.S. Bank credit card offers, applications, and reviews.

How to Use Credit Cards Responsibly During the Holidays

It's easy to get carried away during the holidays. Here's how to enjoy the season, without running up big balances on your cards.

4 Ways to Negotiate Credit Card Debt

Here's a secret not enough of us know: Everything is negotiable — even your credit card debt.

5 Ways to Use Credit Card Rewards this Christmas

If you're struggling to afford Christmas this year, these rewards credit card strategies could help you save money and boost the number of gifts you can put under the tree.

Wells Fargo Credit Card Offers: Applications & Reviews

Everything you need to know about getting the best Wells Fargo credit card available.

USAA Credit Card Offers: Applications & Reviews

Everything you need to know about USAA credit card offers, applications, and reviews.

Save on Interest for 15 Months: Wells Fargo Platinum Visa Credit Card Review

Save money and eliminate debt with a 0% intro APR on purchases and balance transfers for 15 months.

Earn Cash Back on All Your Purchases: Wells Fargo Cash Wise Visa Credit Card Review

Earn a flat rate of 1.5% cash back along with cell phone protection with the Wells Fargo Cash Wise Visa Card.

Earn Points for Gas and Restaurants: Wells Fargo Propel American Express Card Review

Get the most points for your gas and restaurant purchases with the Wells Fargo Propel American Express Credit Card.

Prepaid Cards About to Get Safer and Better

New consumer protection rules for prepaid cards will help protect you from theft, fraud, and unreasonable fees.

How Your Unused Credit Cards May Be Costing You

Before you stash your paid-off plastic, you might want to think twice about letting it hibernate.

6 Scary Facts About Credit Card Debt

Halloween is coming right up and we've got a real fright — these super scary facts about credit card debt.

Should You Pay Your Student Loans With Credit Cards?

You can use a credit card to pay for just about everything — even other loan payments. But there's a catch.

5 Ways to Pay Off High Interest Credit Card Debt

Don't let high interest credit card debt totally derail your money. Pay it off, quickly, with a few smart moves.