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Louis DeNicola, 06/16/2017

Kabbage Makes Opening a Business Line of Credit Quick and Easy

Kabbage, an online business lender, uses an automated system to review applications and doesn’t have a strict credit-score requirement. You can apply for a line of credit for up to $100,000 in minutes and you could get money into your account within days.

Christina Majaski, 06/16/2017

Students Need Travel Cards Too - Here are the Options!

Student travel credit cardsCollege life is a transition for young adults just out of high school and trying to find their way in the world, including their own world of finance. With added stress and a new-found independence, many students find choosing a credit card to be an extra burden. However, this actually one of the best times for students to begin learning about financial security and establishing credit.

Christina Majaski, 06/14/2017

Best Travel Cards That Doesn't Charge an Annual Fee

Cards to travel with no annual feeWhen you’re a frequent traveler, you want a credit card that helps you make the most of your trips and travel expenses. It helps if you don’t have to pay anything extra for the card, which means that some of your best options also have no annual fee and other fees.

Christina Majaski, 06/07/2017

Best Business Cash Back Credit Cards

Juggling marketing, inventory, and all the other expenses associated with running a business can become quite the challenge. This is just one of the reasons you should make sure you are optimizing your budget by using business credit cards with cash back rewards programs. 

Christina Majaski, 06/07/2017

Excellent Credit? Here are Your Best Cash Back Cards

With excellent credit, you deserve a cashback credit card with a high limit and no annual fee. Look at the options we selected for you o get most of your spending on the card

Christina Majaski, 06/06/2017

Finding the Best Balance Transfer Card for Fair Credit

When you have fair credit, making your credit work for you means more than just using your credit cards to make purchases and rack up debt. Instead, a balance transfer card can provide one of the best options for managing your debt and improving your credit score. We found the best cards for balance transfer for people with fair credit.

Christina Majaski, 05/26/2017

Comparison: Best Credit Cards for Groceries in 2017

Cards for grocery shoppingAlthough it’s no secret that you can earn hundreds of dollars with cash back credit cards, many people are missing out on the extra money they could earn when they shop for groceries.

Christina Majaski, 05/26/2017

All You Need to Know on Reloadable Credit Cards

Reload Prepaid cardReloadable credit cards aren’t, by definition, actual credit cards. While they often have major credit card logos on them, they are actually prepaid debit cards. However, this doesn’t mean a reloadable card can’t come in handy. 

Tags: debit, prepaid
Louis DeNicola, 05/09/2017

SoFi Is Trying to Build a New Kind of Financial Services Company

So Fi company interviewFor too long, finance has lacked speed, transparency, and alignment with customers’ interests. We spoke with Dan Macklin, the vice president of community and member success at SoFi, about the company’s past, present, and future.

Christina Majaski, 05/04/2017

Closing You Credit Card the Right Way

Should I close a credit card that I don't useClosing some of your credit card accounts may seem like a great idea at first, but if you don’t do it properly, it could have a negative impact on your credit score. There are plenty of reasons to close a credit card, including new annual fees or a sudden spike in interest rates. It’s best to try to replace the offending card with one with better rates before closing out the account, though.


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