Read More Here’s How Fast Your Credit Card APR Will Change When the Fed Hikes or Cuts Rates

Here’s How Fast Your Credit Card APR Will Change When the Fed Hikes or Cuts Rates

Credit cardholders shouldn’t expect to get another break on their credit card interest rates from the Federal Reserve anytime soon. As widely expected, the Fed announced Wednesday that it would leave its benchmark interest rate, called the federal funds rate, unchanged. It follows three reductions in less than six months, following a more-than-10-year span without […]

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Read More What is the Chase 5/24 Rule?

What is the Chase 5/24 Rule?

Chase is a prominent brand in the credit card industry, with cards such as the Chase Freedom®, which offers 5% back in rotating categories each quarter you activate, and the Chase Sapphire Reserve®, which offers excellent rewards on travel and dining. But if you’re considering applying for a Chase card, you need to know what the “5/24 rule” […]

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Read More What Credit Card Should You Get?

What Credit Card Should You Get?

More than 200 million Americans use credit cards, at a rate of 2.3 cards per consumer, according to a study by MagnifyMoney.com, another LendingTree-owned site. With so many credit cards available on the market, there’s a lot of confusion about which ones you should get and why. Your credit score, interest rates, rewards, payments and […]

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