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May 23, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — The old maxim “waste not, want not” may be lost on U.S. men; a study says guys appear to be wasting big money by ignoring credit card...
May 22, 2013
When it comes to managing credit, American women have a slight edge over men, according to a study of credit reports by the credit report agency Experian Plc.
Experian looked at 750,000 credit reports, a sample of what it collected...
May 21, 2013
NEW YORK (Credit-land.com) — Prepaid cards are no longer for subprime customers. They have become the choice for those looking for an alternative to a traditional bank account, as well as...
May 14, 2013
Credit scores were long something that lenders got to see and consumers only found out about later. Now, pretty much anyone can take a look at their credit scores whenever they want to, but it's not clear which of those scores matter. And most...
May 10, 2013
Whether they do it online, through texting tactics or by stealing your wallet the old-fashioned way, identity thieves are constantly concocting new cons.
One reason card companies are working hard to...
May 10, 2013
Credit card companies are constantly refining their techniques to detect fraud and, for obvious reasons, are reluctant to share specific details of how it’s done.
But there are a few red flags that clue card companies in to fishy activity...
May 4, 2013
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April 10, 2013
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — Credit is not only a way for consumers to extend their spending abilities; it's also used to judge financial responsibility — all from information meticulously...
April 9, 2013
Everyone needs a credit card to make it through life’s ups and downs. They provide you with fast cash when money is tight and nowadays most of them also offer you travel insurance,...