Credit Card Glossary: Terms and Definitions
Confused by credit card terms? CreditCards.com's glossary of credit card definitions will help. From account holder to Regulation Z, we have defined the most-common and most-confusing credit card terms.
- Finance charges
- Finance charges are the amounts billed when one does not pay their monthly credit card balance in full. The size of a finance charge will vary depending on the amount charged and the interest rate.