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Holiday credit card warning signs

What's your holiday budget? Don't know? That's a clue it's time to start paying with cash.

We compare 2016's top gift cards

Bankrate's review finds more gift cards offer PINs and other security features.

Gift or gift card? The winner is ...

Survey: Americans prefer tangible presents, but most of us plan to give some gift cards anyway.

New credit card accounts rise to near pre-recession levels

The number of new credit cards Americans are opening is on the rise.

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Why older Americans tend to have better credit scores

New data from credit bureau Experian paints a pretty telling picture: Each successive generation has a higher average credit score than the one before it. Read more

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Best travel credit cards: Top picks for 2016

The best travel credit cards offer outstanding rewards, hefty sign-up bonuses and low fees. Read more

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Best hotel credit cards: Top picks for 2016

The best hotel credit cards offer generous rewards and desirable perks like free internet, free stays and flexible checkout options. Read more

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