Make Sure You Know This Before You Sign on That Dotted Line for a New Credit Card
Nearly everybody may apply for a credit card, but most likely do not read the laundry list of terms they sign off on when they agree to an issuer’s terms.
5 Finance Buzzwords You Actually Need (and Want) to Know
Living in the age of data breaches means knowing your chip card from your tokenization before it's too late.
How You Accidentally Wind Up With Subprime Lenders On Your Credit Report
Offers from your local car dealership or furniture store to help consumers finance their purchase can sometimes come from a subprime lender despite your high credit score.
How Is My Credit Score Calculated? A Look Inside Your Risk Profile
It's a conundrum wrapped in riddle twisted in an enigma. How is your credit score calculated?
How to Get a Low-Fee Prepaid Card That Actually Helps You
The prepaid card industry is trying to change its toxic image, and one study finds that generally fees really have declined in the past year.
How Do I Prioritize Paying Off Debt and Saving for the Future?
Especially for debt-saddled Millennials emerging from college into the workforce, it can be difficult to decide how to save for retirement while paying back loans.
Could Iran Talks Help Consumers at the Pump By Lowering Oil Prices?
The price of crude oil will continue to rise slowly in the short-term, but it faces continued volatility with uncertain geopolitical issues.
Millennial, Gen-X or Boomer, Here's How to Boost Your Credit
Demographically, Americans view credit differently, but they all have smart money management in common.
Why Store Credit Cards Should Be One Of Your Last Options
The offers from stores to obtain their credit cards often seem very enticing with retailers offering lucrative discounts on purchases, but the majority have hidden costs.
Financial Literacy Month: What Are the Fastest Ways to Boost My Credit Score?
A healthy credit score is a key part of financial success, but what are the fastest ways to boost your score?