Credit Card Advice

Whether you are applying for your first credit card, looking for an addition to the cards that you already have, or just seeking expert advice on the best way to use your credit cards to maximize rewards and stay out of debt, we have articles that can help. Our mission is to help you meet your financial goals, and our team is dedicated to providing you with the education and resources that will make it possible for you to use credit cards to get to where you want to be. Explore hundreds of credit card advice articles below.

How to pick the right credit card for you

Choosing the best credit card means evaluating your spending habits, your existing debt and your credit score to find a card that will offer what you need. Whether you want a card that will help you pay down your debt or reward you for the spending you already do, there are plenty of choices available.

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Should you apply for multiple credit cards?

Having multiple credit cards can have lots of benefits, including boosting your credit score, as long as you time your applications well and maintain your credit cards responsibly.

What to put for income on a student credit card application

If you’re a student without a steady job, you can still get a credit card by listing financial aid and regular deposits from your parents as income.

Are joint credit cards a good idea?

Both authorized users and joint account holders can share your finances, but there are some key differences to consider before making the choice. Here’s what you need to know.

What is credit card churning?

A look at credit card churning: what it means for cardholders, your credit score and credit card issuers.

Best credit cards for a Disney vacation

Make your trip even more magical with the right credit card, whether it offers a ton of Disney-exclusive perks or just great travel rewards.

What is the Chase 5/24 rule?

If you’ve opened more than 5 credit cards in the past 24 months, Chase probably won’t accept your credit card application.

The best credit cards of 2019

The best credit cards of 2019

We have evaluated hundreds of credit cards to find the best cards for each major category. If you are looking for a credit card to help you build a credit profile, to help you get out of debt, or to help you earn rewards towards the vacation of your dreams, we have a card recommendation for you.

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