More Articles by Matt


More Americans Applied For Store Cards This Holiday Season, But They Don’t Expect to Pay Them Off Quickly

More Americans applied for a store credit card during the 2019 holiday season and fewer got rejected, according to a new report from CompareCards.   However, less than a third of... Read more


Credit Card Predictions For Next 10 Years: Optimism About Debt But Not About ID Theft

As the new decade begins, the vast majority of American credit cardholders believe the next 10 years will bring them less credit card debt and more rewards, according to a... Read more


The Average Credit Card APR In America Today

What’s the average credit card APR in America today?  To find out, CompareCards by LendingTree reviewed 200 of the most popular credit cards in the country to come up with... Read more


Credit Card Statistics

Credit card balances dipped in November, according to the latest consumer debt data from the Federal Reserve. The latest Fed data shows that consumer credit card debt fell at an annualized... Read more

Financial Education

7 Credit Card Predictions for 2020

As another year fades into memory, it is only natural to look ahead, wondering what the next one holds.  Here’s a look at some of what I expect to see... Read more