Leslie Mcfadden Archive
Published August 30, 2012
Asking for a rate reduction on a credit card might lower a credit score. Find out when it does.
Published August 01, 2012
When a bank is bought, the new entity can bump up your rate, but it faces these limitations.
Published March 28, 2012
Each application that would trigger new debt will count against your credit score.
Published January 04, 2012
Should you put everything on credit, and pay off your credit card monthly?
Published October 27, 2011
Taking advantage of a low rate won't hurt your credit score, but here's what will.
Published October 12, 2011
Secured cards can help you build your credit. These tips should help you select the right one.
Published August 10, 2011
Tips for combating high credit card interest rates.
Published July 20, 2011
Maybe a debit card will do. Find out if it can take the place of a credit card to rent a car.
Published July 06, 2011
Believe it or not, your credit score could fall with a zero card balance.
Published June 22, 2011
Looking to raise your credit score? The effect of not having a card balance may surprise you.