Best Personal Finance Apps of 2020

May 31, 2020

Personal finance apps help people keep track of the financial side of life. They can help you manage your money, implement a budget, and monitor accou...
CONTINUE READING Weekly Credit Card Update–May 29, 2020

May 29, 2020

Borrower, Beware: Credit Card Fraud Attempts Rise During the Coronavirus Crisis Fraudsters are increasingly using pilfered credit-card numbers and phi...

How to Protect Your Credit Score during the Pandemic

May 28, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll on most American households. In one way or another, your income or savings have likely been compromised over th...

How to Protect Your Personal Information after a Data Breach

May 26, 2020

Nearly half of American consumers have been victims by a data breach, and 37% of businesses have experienced one in the last year. If you were recentl...
CONTINUE READING Weekly Credit Card Update–May 22, 2020

May 22, 2020

Millions of Americans Skip Credit Card and Car Payments Millions of people are behind on their credit-card and auto-loan payments, the latest sign of ...

Household Bill Pay by Credit Card Doubles Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

May 15, 2020

It’s been two months since COVID-19 was reported across all 50 states, and many Americans are now facing the reality of reduced income and job l...
CONTINUE READING Weekly Credit Card Update–May 15, 2020

May 15, 2020

More Americans Using Credit Cards Than Cash for Food More Americans are relying on credit cards to buy essentials, like groceries, and conserving cash...

How Do Credit Card Companies Calculate the Minimum Payment?

May 9, 2020

Every month you carry a balance on your credit card, you have a minimum payment to make. This is the lowest amount you can pay to maintain positive pa...

Credit Card Issuers Tighten Standards Amid COVID-19 Uncertainty

May 8, 2020

At the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, credit card issuers were extending credit limits to help Americans survive the financial crisis. However...
CONTINUE READING Weekly Credit Card Update–May 8, 2020

May 8, 2020

Credit Card Use Dives in March by Most Since 1989 Revolving credit, like credit cards, fell $28.2 billion, or 30.9% annual rate in March. That’s the...