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National credit card rates for March 26, 2015

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  • All fixed: 13.02%
  • All variable: 15.75%

Credit card rates were mixed this week, according to Bankrate's weekly survey of interest rates.

The average annual percentage rate, or APR, for fixed-rate credit cards was 13.02 percent, where it has held for more than two years.

However, the APR for variable-rate credit cards fell 2 basis points to 15.75 percent. A basis point is one-hundredth of 1 percent. The APR for variable-rate credit cards has decreased steadily over the past month, following a spike to 15.79 percent during the first week of March.

Re/code recently reported that Google is working on a project that will let consumers receive and pay bills with a credit card or debit card via Gmail.




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Balance Transfer Cards 15.87%  0.01 15.86%
Cash Back Cards 16.37% --0.00 16.37%
Low Interest Cards 11.10% --0.00 11.10%
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