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Visa vs. Mastercard: What’s the Difference?

Visa vs. Mastercard: What’s the Difference?

Visa vs. Mastercard: What’s the Difference?

The names Visa and MasterCard are paired nearly as frequently as Minneapolis and St. Paul or Dallas and Fort Worth. But while these major cities are close neighbors, Visa and MasterCard are large payment networks that compete against each other. But to cardholders, Visa and MasterCard sometimes appear to be interchangeable. What’s the Difference? To most credit… Read More

5 Credit Cards for Animal Lovers

5 Credit Cards for Animal Lovers

5 Credit Cards for Animal Lovers

Do you count your pets as family members? Are you confused about why you’re unable to claim you dogs as dependents on your taxes? If so, then you are a dedicated animal lover, and you probably want to express your passion in any way you can. One of the ways you can show your love… Read More

Discover Eliminates Some Credit Card Perks

Discover Eliminates Some Credit Card Perks

Discover Eliminates Some Credit Card Perks

Discover is “streamlining” cardholder benefits, eliminating some perks that offered customers help in times of emergency. Starting Aug. 1, consumers with Discover credit cards will no longer have access to 24/7 travel assistance, which is essentially a hotline to help you deal with a slew of travel issues you may encounter; baggage delay insurance, which covers… Read More

The Best Credit Card Sign-Up Bonuses Available Right Now

The Best Credit Card Sign-Up Bonuses Available Right Now

The Best Credit Card Sign-Up Bonuses Available Right Now

A credit card sign-up bonus can be an amazing thing. What other business is going to give you hundreds of dollars worth of free stuff, or even cash, just for giving them the opportunity to earn your business? The credit card industry is so competitive, that both card issuers and their customers have grown accustomed… Read More

6 Credit Cards That Can Help Get Your Debt Under Control

6 Credit Cards That Can Help Get Your Debt Under Control

6 Credit Cards That Can Help Get Your Debt Under Control

For some, getting out of credit card debt may be the most challenging personal finance task they will ever undertake. As unsecured debt that is not tax-deductible, credit card interest charges can be especially painful. Further, as credit card users try to pay down their debt, they may also be using their cards for day-to-day… Read More

7 Reasons to Love Credit Cards

7 Reasons to Love Credit Cards

7 Reasons to Love Credit Cards

Not everyone loves credit cards — plenty of people really, really hate them, in fact. But credit cards can also be a great tool to have tucked away in your wallet. Credit cards serve a valuable purpose for many consumers and, when used responsibly, can do a whole lot more — earning you some money, giving you… Read More

5 Credit Cards for Families

5 Credit Cards for Families

5 Credit Cards for Families

Do families need different credit cards than households without children? They may, as families tend to spend more of their income on the basics rather than on recreation and entertainment. And when it comes to using their credit cards to earn travel rewards, most families tend to travel during school breaks when it can be very difficult to use… Read More

Americans Would Rather Have Naked Photos of Them Leaked Than Have Their Finances Exposed

Americans Would Rather Have Naked Photos of Them Leaked Than Have Their Finances Exposed

Americans Would Rather Have Naked Photos of Them Leaked Than Have Their Finances Exposed

Want to know what’s worse than having naked pictures of yourself leaked online? Having your financial information stolen or compromised — or so said 55% of those polled in MasterCard’s Emotion of Safety & Security Research survey, released today. Even more would rather have their homes robbed (59%) or email hacked (62%) than have financial data stolen or compromised…. Read More

6 Credit Cards That Look Absolutely Stunning

6 Credit Cards That Look Absolutely Stunning

6 Credit Cards That Look Absolutely Stunning

A credit card account is more than just a financial instrument, you also get a physical object to carry around with you and present to merchants. And some card issuers feel that if you are going to carry this card around, it might as well look good. And some of the cards out there are downright… Read More

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