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American Express Blue Cash Everyday® Card Review
Tue, 05/3/11 | 6 Comments
American Express Blue Cash Everyday® Card Review

Blue Cash Everyday® Card from American Express
In my opinion, American Express is the best credit card company out there in terms of perks (I’ll highlight some in this post). One of the best cards in …

How to Use a Secured Credit Card to Build your Credit
Thu, 10/14/10 | 7 Comments
How to Use a Secured Credit Card to Build your Credit

With tighter lending restrictions these days, a lot of younger people in college and new graduates are having a hard time getting approved for credit cards or loans of any type. And because they aren’t …

Hard Credit Inquiry Vs. a Soft Credit Inquiry & their Impact on your Credit Score
Tue, 10/5/10 | 3 Comments
Hard Credit Inquiry Vs. a Soft Credit Inquiry & their Impact on your Credit Score

What is a Credit Inquiry or a Credit Pull?
A credit inquiry, also known as a credit pull, happens whenever you or someone else (namely companies) accesses your credit report for one reason or another. Whether …

American Express Purchase Protection Plan – a Rare Credit Card Benefit
Sun, 06/20/10 | 20 Comments
American Express Purchase Protection Plan – a Rare Credit Card Benefit

I keep discovering awesome benefits via my primary credit card of choice, the American Express Costco card (check out my American Express Costco card review here).
Perhaps one of the biggest ones that I just recently …

Using 0% APR Balance Transfer Credit Cards to Pay off Debt
Sun, 06/13/10 | 11 Comments
Using 0% APR Balance Transfer Credit Cards to Pay off Debt

0% Balance Transfer Credit Card Strategy
In a debt poll on this site a few weeks ago, one-third of 20somethingfinance readers indicated that they were struggling to pay off credit card debt (the second highest selection …

TrueEarnings® Card from Costco & American Express Review
Sun, 03/14/10 | 21 Comments
TrueEarnings® Card from Costco & American Express Review

I’ve been a Costco member for 5 years and right around the time that my wife and I started shopping there, we signed up for our primary credit card, the TrueEarnings® Card from Costco and …


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