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Financial power of negative thinking
The financial power of negative thinking
Optimism may feel good, but pessimism is sometimes more helpful in building wealth. Here are six times it pays to have a more pessimistic financial outlook ... More
9 things to know before making a balance transfer
Racked up debt on a high-interest credit card? Transferring the balance to a card with a lower interest rate may sound enticing, but it's not quite as simple as it sounds ... More
10 things not to do when you apply for a credit card
Do one of these 10 things during the credit card application process, and wham! You've just hurt your chances of getting approved  ... More
‘Opening Credits’ by Erica Sandberg
Tips for getting that very first credit card
The path to getting your first credit card may be bumpy at first, but if managed properly, the road to easy credit becomes a smooth ride ... More...
‘To Her Credit’ by Sally Herigstad
He let her take cash advances, then he died. Does she owe?
A woman worries that the cash advances she made as an authorized user on a now-deceased man's card will raise the ire of his family  ... More...
‘Let's Talk Credit’ by Jane McNamara
Options for overcoming thin credit, lack of income
If you've had little or no credit history and have no income, secured cards and becoming an authorized user on someone else's card are your best options ... More...
BLOGS AND videos
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Video: Saving money with grace periods
Want to use your credit card without ever paying interest? Simply take advantage of your grace period. Our video shows why grace periods are so awesome ... More...
Blog: Tips to make your 2014 financial resolutions stick
Research says more than half of Americans have made a financial resolution for the new year -- but it also says those resolutions don't tend to stick  ... More...
Credit card rate report
As of 1/9/2014
National Average
15.06%
Business
12.98%
Low Interest
10.46%
Balance Transfer
12.55%
Cash Back
14.62%
Reward
14.91%
Bad Credit
23.48%
Airline
14.51%
Student
13.27%
Instant Approval
28.00%