The credit scores the big credit bureaus try to sell you typically aren’t the same scores used in lending decisions, despite what those companies might imply.
We have a new champion of cash-back credit cards.
Wells Fargo is upgrading all of its 13,000 ATMs to enable customers to use a smartphone instead of a debit card to withdraw money from their checking or savings account.
The best Citibank credit cards come packed with extras. From generous cash-back rewards to lengthy balance transfer offers, there’s something for nearly every type of spender.
Cards rewarding 1.5%, 2% and even 2.5% now offered for the ‘set it and forget it’ crowd.
Two banks recently boosted rates to offer the top nationally available 60-month CD rate.
Credit bureaus will scrub some unpaid tax debts, court judgments from reports
The best MasterCard credit cards all offer generous rewards, tempting sign-up offers and long introductory periods during which you’ll pay no interest.
While there’s no one-size-fits-all best credit card for everyone, the top American Express cards offer a little bit of something for everyone: higher cash-back rewards on everyday spending, travel point bonuses or credit to those who may not traditionally qualify.
You go to buy a car. You have cash or financing in hand, but the dealer says, “Sorry, federal law requires a credit check. The Patriot Act, you know.”