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How to calculate credit card APR charges
Understanding APR can help your finances. Learning about interest charges will help you prioritize debts & determine the credit card balance you can afford.
How to find your APR and calculate your interest charge
A higher purchase APR (annual percentage rate) means you will owe more in interest if you carry a balance, while a lower purchase APR means you will owe less.
Why did your credit card APR increase?
By understanding the factors that increase APR you can make lifestyle & financial decisions to reduce your interest charges. So what are the factors that can affect APR?
How to build credit with a credit card when you're just getting started
Credit score plays an important role in loan approval, apartment applications and more. Here are the top tips on how to build credit with a credit card.
Should you pay for college with a credit card?
There are lots of ways to pay for college, but is using a credit card one of them? Learn about the pros and cons of paying your college tuition with a credit card.
How to build credit fast from scratch
Building credit score requires a strategic approach to credit. Read our top tips on how to build your credit score fast from scratch, from leaning on your family to discovering loans and credit cards available for low credit borrowers.
How to build credit without a credit card
Yes, you can establish credit without a credit card. There are other options for building credit if you do not want to use or have a credit card.
How to use a secured credit card to establish a credit history
From understanding how secured credit cards work to figuring out the best payment plan for establishing or improving credit, here are some great tips for you before committing to a secured credit card.
Get your teen started with credit cards
Unsure about when or how to start your child on the path to financial success? Find ways to establish and build your child's credit score with these expert tips.