About CreditCards.com - Overview

What We Believe

We believe that the right credit card, used the right way, is a life-changer.

Our mission is to help consumers seize greater opportunity through smarter, more informed spending. We have built the ultimate credit card marketplace, filled with the largest variety of credit card offers you can find online, along with relevant news, advice, features and user-friendly tools. All so you can find and apply for your right card in minutes.

Our Story

Founded in 2004, CreditCards.com, a part of the Bankrate, Inc., is the leading online credit card marketplace, a place where consumers can shop and compare credit offers from all the major card issuers - including American Express, Chase, Citi, Capital One, Discover, First PREMIER® Bank, Visa, Mastercard and more. Over one million unique users access our secure web site each month - all for FREE!

Over the years, we have become the go-to resource for the industry and media, becoming a leading publisher of original consumer credit card related news. Our proprietary research, stories, tools and video are used by leading news outlets such as the Associated Press, Yahoo, MSNBC, NASDAQ.com, Forbes.com, TheStreet.com and Google news.

So - How Do We Do This For Free?

When you find your right card and decide to apply for an offer from an issuer, we usually get paid by that issuer. But don't worry - you are in charge. You determine the card you want to apply for, and if you decide not to click on anything - no problem. We are still free to use!