Credit Card Glossary: Terms and Definitions
Annual percentage rate (APR)
The annual percentage rate (APR) is the interest rate charged on credit card balances expressed in a standardized, annualized way. This rate is applied each month that an outstanding balance is present. Compare cards that offer an introductory 0% APR here.
Terms from A-Z
Search the CreditCards.com glossary for every credit-related term from "account holder" to "zombie debt." Select a letter for alphabetized terms and definitions.