Will you be better or worse off if you use your credit cards this holiday season? Only you can answer that question....
A recent whistleblower has uncovered serious deficiencies in one financial regulator. How worried should we be?...
Americans' borrowing habits have changed extraordinarily in just 10 years. What's different?...
Are you taking advantage of extended warranties and purchase protection? If not, you could be wasting thousands of dollars....
The Complete Credit Card List
With EMV, benefits far outweigh minor risks
There's no totally risk-free way to pay for purchases. But credit cards are way safer than any other. Anyone who tells you otherwise is plain wrong.
Our pick of the best low-APR credit cards
Most credit cards are great ways to pay but bad ways to borrow. A select few can be good for both.
Is Apple Pay going to kill your credit card?
The recent launch of Apple Pay could eventually see the disappearance of the plastic in your wallet. But it's unlikely to result in real changes in the fundamentals of the credit card market.
Are too many seniors losing control of their credit cards?
New research shows Americans age 50 and older are running up their credit card balances while younger people are reducing theirs. Is this part of a wider problem?
Hey big spender: best luxury credit cards
High-end credit cards can bring prestige as well as perks and benefits. Is there one waiting for you?
Credit Card News
It's getting easier to be approved for credit cards
If your finances got into a mess a while back, but are getting better now, you stand a better chance of seeing a credit card application approved than you have for some time. In the last quarter of...
Chips on 96 percent of credit cards by 2018
By the end of 2018, 96 percent of all American credit cards could have EMV chips (tiny microprocessors that store and guard card data more effectively than today's magnetic strips) embedded in them,...
Business credit cards best for building business credit -- not borrowing
Early in March, this website published an article about the different forms of credit available to small-business owners. It suggested that some successful companies that had previously been forced...
Make bill payments with Citi ThankYou rewards points
Citi recently unveiled a new service that adds flexibility to the redemption of ThankYou points earned using its rewards credit cards and banking services. Already up and running, it allows those...
Good time to apply for credit cards
Credit card companies are becoming increasingly willing to approve card applications and offer higher limits, according to new research. That appears to be the implication of data contained in the...
New app locks up your credit cards
If you're a customer of the Lone Star National Bank in southern Texas, you may have participated in a pilot program for OnDot Mobile Card Services, a new app that allows you to remotely manage your...