Balance Transfer Advice

Read the latest advice from our team at Bankrate on balance transfers - who should get a balance transfer credit card, how to execute a balance transfer, and everything in between.

How to do a credit card balance transfer

A balance transfer can be a valuable tool if you’re struggling with high-interest debt. Here's our 5 step process for executing a successful balance transfer with ease.

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The Best Balance Transfer Credit Cards

The Best Balance Transfer Credit Cards

Our team of experts put together a list of the best balance transfer credit cards on the market today to help you pay off your debt. Check out our top recommendations.

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