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court-judgments
Special report: Dealing with court judgments
Court judgments for debt lead to seizure of wages and property, but there are steps you can take to protect yourself after the decision comes down ... More
Getting teens to see plastic cards aren't 'invisible money'
It's tough to decide when a child is ready to graduate to having a debit or credit card. One test: Can they see that the money they spend is real? ... More
Infographic: Americans rely less on credit cards, says Gallup survey
Almost a third of Americans don't have a credit card, the highest number since Gallup began conducting surveys on the issue in 2001  ... More
‘Cashing In’ by Tony Mecia
Supercharging rewards from online travel agencies
Whether travel agency rewards cards are right for you depends on your spending and travel patterns   ... More
‘To Her Credit’ by Sally Herigstad
They divorced, he died, she's left with his student debt
Even though they divorced before his death, she co-signed on his $40,000 student loan, which means she's asked to repay ... More
‘Let's Talk Credit’ by Jane McNamara
There ain't no cure for the bad co-signer credit score blues
When you co-sign, you are responsible for the loan -- and the credit damage that results if it goes into default ... More
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Rate Report
Mobile wallet herd-thinning needed
Mobile wallets have been creeping into the U.S. digital payment scene for years. But with all different types, it may be hard for consumers to get on board with the idea  ... More
Cut credit card interest costs by exceeding minimum payment
Paying just a little more than the minimum on your credit card balance makes a big difference. This whiteboard video shows just how big ... More
Credit card rate report
As of 5/8/2014
National Average
15.01%
Business
12.80%
Low Interest
10.37%
Balance Transfer
12.64%
Cash Back
14.84%
Reward
14.97%
Bad Credit
22.73%
Airline
15.30%
Student
13.27%
Instant Approval
28.00%