Education on Credit Cards
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How does co-signing a credit card affect your credit score?
Becoming a co-signer for a friend or family could help them get a credit card. Learn about how being a cosigner works and how it can help build credit.
What hurt my credit score?
Lenders want to ensure that they are lending money to people who have a great credit history. Find out what makes up a credit score & what makes your score drop.
Can you pay off student loans with a credit card?
Paying off student loans with a credit card might make sense for you, but it's important to get all the facts before you decide how best to tackle your student loan debt.
How to activate your new credit card
Activating your new credit card can be done within minutes of receiving it. Read carefully the enclosed documents to learn about your card perks, rewards & interest rates.
How to earn credit card miles
Credit card miles can be earned through making dining, grocery, gas purchases & more. You can earn even more points when you make travel-related purchases.
How and when to use airline mile rewards
When it comes to using your credit card miles, it's important to consider your redemption options & how much flexibility matters to you when it comes to getting the most of your miles.
Everything you should know when applying for a credit card online
Applying online is the easiest way to get a credit card. Before you get started, shop around to find the best card & ensure that you only submit your application on a secure internet connection.
How automatic payments could help your credit score
What is autopay and how does it work? Autopay is a great way to ensure your credit card payments are on time which helps build a good credit history.
Should I close credit cards I don’t use?
Knowing when to close a credit card account is not always easy to determine. Check out our pros & cons to decide what’s best for you.