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Best Credit One Bank® Credit Cards

An in-depth analysis of the best Credit One credit cards Credit One Bank American Express® Credit Card Apply Now On a secure site Tariffs and fees. Annual fee: $39. Annual range: 28.24% variable. 0% introductory annual: N/A. Registration Bonus: N/A. Awards: Unlimited 1% on all purchases. Other properties: Receive offers for shopping, restaurants, travel and […]

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The best credit cards for grocery stores and supermarkets

Basic expenses like groceries can add up quickly, especially if you live with a partner or have a family. If you spend three figures at the supermarket every year, it makes sense to have a credit card that brings rewards for groceries. That’s because spending on groceries alone can translate into thousands of points that […]

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10 tips for people with $100,000 credit card debt

A member of a popular online financial planning community recently admitted to having $100,000 in credit card debt and seeking advice. The original poster (OP) read: “My wife and I have made bad decisions over the past 10 years and accumulated $101,000 in credit card debt. About $50,000 of that amount was spent on living […]

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Credit cards for children: which cards to get and when?

Frequently Asked Questions About Credit Cards for Kids How old do you have to be to get a credit card? To open a credit card in your name in the US, you must be at least 18 years of age – an adult. This applies to both secured and unsecured credit cards. However, it may […]

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Poll: Nearly 75% of debtors have increased their credit card debt

It appears that with inflation rising over the past two years, it is becoming increasingly difficult for consumers to keep their heads above water financially. According to a YouGov survey for CreditCards.com in late 2022, about three-quarters (72 percent) of those with credit card debt increased last year. The majority of US consumers (70 percent […]

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What is a credit score simulator?

The content of this page is accurate as of the publication date; however, some offers from our partners may have expired. Browse our list of the best credit cards or use our CardMatch™ tool to find the cards that suit your needs. Are you wondering what affects your credit score? Have you thought about how […]

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When should I receive a credit card?

You may have heard that it is worth starting to build a credit history as early as possible. It usually starts with a credit card. But how old do you have to be to qualify for a credit card? How are you actually going to apply for one? And when will you know that you […]

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Is 600 a good credit score?

Understanding your credit score is important for you to know the state of your finances and maintain your financial health. Credit scores, which basically determine your risk as a user of credit, are used to determine your eligibility for loans and credit cards and can affect the interest rate you receive. In this article, we’ll […]

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How to improve your credit score to buy a house

You found it. Your dream home with a white picket fence and window boxes, or with a home theater and infinity pool. You go to your local bank and proudly declare, “I need a mortgage, sir!” He smiles, nods, and hands you the keys to your new home. This is certainly the right time to […]

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What is a credit card welcome offer?

If you’re considering applying for a new rewards credit card, you may have heard the term “welcome offer” or “signup bonus.” These terms mean exactly what you might think: you can earn bonus rewards, cashback or miles by subscribing to a card and meeting certain spending requirements. But before you apply, it’s important to understand […]

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