LowCards.com Weekly Credit Card Update–February 14, 2020

February 14, 2020

Credit Card Debt in U.S. Rises to Record $930 Billion Credit card debt rose to a record in the final quarter of 2019 as Americans spent aggressively a...
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What is the Earned Income Tax Credit?

February 14, 2020

It is tax time in the United States, and many Americans are trying to make sense of the new tax code and hoping they qualify for a return instead of h...
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Americans Say Credit Card Debt is Their Worst Financial Mistake of the Decade

February 13, 2020

When you look back at the last 10 years, what was the biggest financial mistake you made? Perhaps you bought a car that turned out to be a lemon, or p...
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Nearly Half of Couples Maintain Separate Bank Accounts

February 13, 2020

Financial discussions are important for relationships, but a new study reveals that many couples prefer to keep certain matters separate. Research fro...
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Apple Pay Projected to be 10% of Global Card Transactions by 2025

February 13, 2020

According to a report from Quartz, Apple Pay my represent 10% of global card transactions by 2025. This data comes from the research firm Bernstein, w...
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62% of Americans Have Already Abandoned Their New Year’s Resolutions

February 12, 2020

Americans may have started the year with lofty goals, but most have already abandoned them. According to Quicken, 62% of Americans give up their New Y...
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Payment Apps Popular Among All Age Groups

February 12, 2020

In the last few years, the market has become saturated with payment apps. From peer-to-peer transfer platforms to invoicing tools, there are countless...
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LowCards.com Weekly Credit Card Update–February 7, 2020

February 7, 2020

Visa Is Planning the Biggest Changes to Swipe Fees in a Decade Visa is planning the biggest changes in a decade to the rates U.S. merchants pay to acc...
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Most Americans Would Rather Get a Tax Refund Than a Bigger Paycheck

February 6, 2020

It’s the height of tax season in America, which means that millions of workers are getting ready for their annual refund check. Last year, Ameri...
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Debt after Divorce: 38% of Divorcees See a 50-Point Drop in Credit Scores

February 5, 2020

Money is an influential part of any relationship, but the influence doesn’t end when the marriage is over. According to a new study from Debt.co...
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