- 13.02% (all fixed)
- 15.66% (all variable)
Credit card rates were unchanged this week, according to Bankrate's latest survey of interest rates.
The average annual percentage rate, or APR, for fixed-rate credit cards stayed at 13.02 percent, where it has held since early 2013. The APR for variable-rate credit cards stayed at 15.66 percent for the third week in a row.
Kmart is currently investigating a breach of its payment system that has potentially compromised consumer credit card and debit card information. The retailer is offering free credit-monitoring protection to customers who shopped with a credit card or debit card in its stores from Sept. 1 through Oct. 9.