LowCards Offers Free Book to Clarify Confusing World of Credit Cards

August 9, 2008

The Credit Card Guidebook, written by the founders of LowCards.com, is a new book that clarifies the complex credit card industry. It tells consumers ...
CONTINUE READING

Will Credit Card Rates Rise Due to Banks’ Credit Losses?

July 23, 2008

Banks are releasing their second quarter reports this week and the losses are staggering. Two major banks have revealed billions of dollars in loan lo...
CONTINUE READING

Credit Card Tips for College-Bound Students

July 15, 2008

In the past year, a great deal of attention has been given to the marketing practices of credit card issuers on college campuses. These practices are ...
CONTINUE READING

Financial Tips for Newlyweds

July 9, 2008

It is wedding season. You are about to join your lives together, but this person also becomes your business partner. One of the best ways to build a s...
CONTINUE READING

New Charges with Frequent Flier Programs

July 3, 2008

If you are using frequent flier miles for a summer vacation, celebrate your good timing. Soon, most major airlines will charge a fee to redeem your fr...
CONTINUE READING

Rising Prices, Credit Card Fees Crippling Gas Station Owners

June 26, 2008

Skyrocketing gas prices are not just creating major problems for consumers but, surprisingly, for gas station owners as well. Station owners are makin...
CONTINUE READING

Credit Card Tips for International Travel

May 27, 2008

We are entering the peak of the travel season. Americans making international trips know that the dollar has dropped in value, adding to the cost of o...
CONTINUE READING

Unique Way to Save on Gasoline Purchases

May 15, 2008

Just as analysts predicted, gas prices are quickly climbing toward $4.00 per gallon. This is a blow to many household budgets and consumers are lookin...
CONTINUE READING

Do the Fed’s Proposed Changes in Credit Cards Go Far Enough?

May 5, 2008

On Friday, the Federal Reserve released its proposal for prohibiting unfair practices by credit card issuers. The provisions include: * Prohibiting ba...
CONTINUE READING

Another Rate Cut–Good News for Credit Card Consumers?

April 30, 2008

The Fed cut the federal funds rate by one-fourth of a percent on Wednesday. The rate is now 2.00%, a decline of 3.25% since September 18, 2007. This k...
CONTINUE READING

Review LowCards.com Editor’s Top Cards!

2019 Top Credit Cards by Category
Featured Low Interest Card
Capital One® VentureOne® Rewards Credit Card
  Apply Now

Capital One® VentureOne® Rewards Credit Card

Top Features: 1.25X miles on every purchase; no annual fee; bonus of 20,000 miles once $1,000 is spent in first 3 months

Featured No Annual Fee Card
Citi® Double Cash Card – 18 month BT offer
  Apply Now

Citi® Double Cash Card – 18 month BT offer

Top Features: Earn cash back twice. 1% when you buy plus 1% as you pay; 0% APR for 18 months on balance transfers

Featured Bad Credit Card
Discover it® Secured
  Apply Now

Discover it® Secured

Top Features: No Annual Fee; Cash Back match at the end of your first year; Social Security Alerts

Featured Fair Credit Card
Capital One® Platinum Credit Card
  Apply Now

Capital One® Platinum Credit Card

Top Features: No annual fee; access to higher credit line after making first 5 monthly payments on time

Frequent Contributor to: