Credit Cards

What you should know before opening a new credit card

Opening a new credit card can be a huge boost to your credit, but did you know it can also affect your existing FICO score?
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Credit Cards All Travellers Should Check Out

If you travel regularly, whether for business or pleasure, you may be interested to know that you might be missing out. The credit card you choose could affect your travel greatly. The right one could give you rewards, upgrades, and even free flights if used correctly. Here are
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What Is A Good Credit Score (And How Do I Make Mine Good?)

It is never too early to learn ways to improve your credit score or working to establish it. The first question you may have is “What is a good credit score?” The honest answer is it varies depending on what type of credit you are trying to get, whether it be a revolving line,
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How to Manage Multiple Credit Cards

Credit cards make life easy, financially. But rely on them a bit too much, and you could find yourself landed with a huge debt. It’s best to maintain a steady relationship between your credit card and use and payment, making sure you pay enough to keep yourself out of having to
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How to Bump Up Your Credit Score in 30 Days?

Building a good credit score usually takes a considerable amount of time, but you may be able to do it much quicker if you apply the right strategy. That is, in as little as 30 days. In a recent published USA Today article, it is said that a senior loan officer called Ted Rood
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Do You Really Need A Credit Card?

Not everyone really needs to have a credit card, but it can be a useful thing to have in your wallet when you need some money and don’t have cash on hand or don’t get paid until tomorrow. A smartly used credit card can even do good things for your credit score.
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Do’s And Don’t’s of Credit Cards

Credit is a controversial subject since so many people can either find great use for it, while conversely many people believe it’s a trap which can send you into a prison of debt with no end in sight.  It’s important to know the pros and the cons of having a credit card before
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Should you be using a Credit Card?

Do you use a credit card and if so why? Is it to help you spread the costs of payments? Or maybe it is to help build up your credit score. Whatever the reason, there are a range of benefits to putting your purchases on credit card.
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There’s Really No Excuse for Not Knowing Your Credit Rating

In November of 2015 Barclaycard, linking up with credit reference agency Experian, became the first big UK financial institution to offer its ten and a half million customers free and regular online access to their credit score. In December of the same year, Tesco Bank, working
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How To Use Credit Cards Responsibly

If you’ve never used credit cards in the past, you might be inclined to abuse them. It’s important that everyone who chooses to spend borrowed money understand that it has to be paid back, usually with lots of interest. So, it’s not a good idea to use credit cards too frequently.
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