Education on Credit Cards
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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
Understanding how automatic electronic payments are processed could help you avoid possible overdraft fees and how they could help improve your credit score.
Closing your credit card account: Pros, cons, how to, and when?
Closing a credit card account can have implications on your credit score & it's not always easy to determine whether this decision could help your finances or cause your credit score to drop.
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.
Can you pay for college with a credit card?
Paying college tuition with a credit card may be possible. Learn more about the full costs of this financing option by speaking to your bursar's office.
How do credit card cash advances work?
Credit card cash advances let you tap into your credit line to get cash when you need it. It's important to understand the costs & specific conditions of cash advances beforehand.
How does tipping on a credit card work?
Tipping on a card makes paying for services more seamless. Understand the key differences between card tips & cash tips so you're prepared for the next visit to a service business.
What are credit card benefits and how to use them
Credit cards may have useful benefits & perks that you want to take advantage of, you'll want to think about which credit card benefits are important to you before you apply.