Read More Nearly Half of Millennials Admit Making Halloween Purchases For Social Media Posts

Nearly Half of Millennials Admit Making Halloween Purchases For Social Media Posts

When it comes to Halloween spending, about half of millennials say they’ve done it for the “gram” (Instagram) and other social media sites, according to a new report from CompareCards by LendingTree. With Halloween rapidly approaching, CompareCards asked consumers about their spending habits for the holiday. We asked people how much they spend on Halloween […]

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Read More Americans’ Confidence In Ability To Pay Their Credit Card Balance Hits 13-Month Low

Americans’ Confidence In Ability To Pay Their Credit Card Balance Hits 13-Month Low

Americans’ confidence in their ability to pay their credit card bills continued to decline in September, according to a new report from CompareCards.com, as fewer cardholders manage to pay their statement balances in full at the end of the month. CompareCards takes the pulse of the American credit cardholder every month, asking them how confident […]

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Read More Music Festivals Drive Many Americans into Debt

Music Festivals Drive Many Americans into Debt

About 1 in 4 Americans who attended a music festival in the past year are currently paying off debt related to a festival, according to a new report from CompareCards.com — and that includes nearly a third of millennials. Giant music festivals like Lollapalooza, Coachella, Bonnaroo and Austin City Limits grab lots of headlines, but […]

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Read More About Half of Cardholders Back a Credit Card Rate Cap, Even If It Means Reduced Access to Credit and Rewards

About Half of Cardholders Back a Credit Card Rate Cap, Even If It Means Reduced Access to Credit and Rewards

More than 8 in 10 American credit cardholders would support some version of a credit card interest rate cap similar to the one recently proposed by Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, according to a new report from CompareCards.com. However, the report showed major cracks in support for a cap when cardholders were asked […]

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