CreditCard.com
Facebook Twitter RSS YouTube Google+
Weekly newsletter: March 10, 2016

 More credit card news
 Credit card help
 Credit card videos
 Credit card statistics
Top credit card news
Expert advice
How you move your mouse, type may help catch fraudsters
Some banks and e-commerce sites monitor your typing and mouse movements to spot fraud. More...
Poll: Most who ask get late fees waived, rates reduced
Cardholders who ask, receive. Yet only a small number are making those requests, says a CreditCards.com poll. More...
5 strategies for single parents to tackle credit card debt
With time short and only one income to stretch, single parents face unique challenges in digging out of debt. More...
‘Opening Credits’ by Erica Sandberg
Getting, building credit requires an income
Issuers want to see that you have the ability to repay what you borrow. More...
To Her Credit by Sally Herigstad
How an unpaid debt affects selling your property
An unpaid debt isn't a property lien, and shouldn't hamper home sale. More...
‘Speaking of Credit’ by Barry Paperno
Promotional inquiries' impact on your credit score
They crop up on your credit report when a lender has a 'prescreened' offer for you, but don't directly impact your score. More...
Taking charge blog
Rate Report
Goodbye, Starbucks, and your watered-down rewards
I’ve been quite a faithful coffee consumer, but that’s all about to change, thanks to Starbucks' watered-down rewards, writes blogger Sienna Kossman. More...
What to do if you lose your card while traveling
Maybe the worst time to lose access to your account is during travel, especially if you’re moving too quickly to receive a new card. What can you do if this happens? More...
Credit card rate report
As of 3/10/2016
National Average
15.16%
Low Interest
11.96%
Balance transfer
14.35%
Business
13.12%
Student
13.42%
Cash Back
15.21%
Reward
15.26%
Airline
15.17%
Bad Credit
22.56%
Instant Approval
18.04%