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Why was my credit card declined?
If your credit card was declined it's important to find out why. Here are 10 possible reasons why your card was declined and how to prevent it from happening again.
Closing a credit card with zero balance
Thinking of closing a credit card with zero balance? Learn how closing a credit card can impact your credit score, how to go about closing your card and whether or not you should.
Does requesting a credit limit increase hurt your credit score?
Asking for a credit limit increase won't necessarily hurt your credit score, and in fact, an increased credit limit could even help you boost your score.
Should I add my spouse to my credit card?
Adding your spouse to your credit card as an authorized user or opening a joint credit card account together is a big decision.
7 tips to help you pay off credit card debt
When you are ready to pay off your credit card debt, there are a few different strategies that can reduce your credit card debt & bring balance to your financial wellbeing.
How to pay for a wedding with your credit card
Credit cards can help you afford for the wedding of your dreams, but is credit the best way to pay? See how to use credit to pay for your wedding.
Paying for large purchases with your credit card
The best credit card for a large purchase is one that involves rewards or a sign-up bonus. But big purchases can also hurt your credit score.
How to pay off high interest credit cards
In order to make progress on paying off a credit card balance with a high-interest rate, you may want to look into strategies to bring down both your interest rate & balance.
How to calculate which credit card to pay off first
Selecting which credit card to pay off first will help you build a strong debt repayment strategy & can also teach you more about how credit works. Follow these steps to find the best strategy for you.