Artigos da tag: credit card basics

Today's question is: How Often Should I Use My Credit Card? Ask us your credit questions in the comments and find your next card at https://www.creditcardinsider.com/ Is there a right number of times to use your credit card per month? While this won't affect your credit score, not using your credit card for extended periods of...
Today's question is: What is a credit card? Ask us your credit questions in the comments and find your next card at https://www.creditcardinsider.com/ We cover some basics about credit cards, including: - how they are a convenient way to pay for things - the concept of a line of credit or "instant loan" - unsecured vs secured credit cards -...
Today's question is: Can I live off of a credit card? Ask us your credit questions and find your next card at https://www.creditcardinsider.com/ Can a person actually live off of a credit card? You can use your credit cards any way you'd like, but there are definitely some dangers to this approach. Learn what you...
Today's question is: What does it mean when an APR is Variable? Ask us your credit questions in the comments and find your next card at https://www.creditcardinsider.com/ Many credit cards come with a variable APR, but what does this mean? Your APR is the month-to-month interest rate, and it is often based on what is called...
Today's question is: How Can I Raise the Credit Limit on my Credit Card? More about credit limit increases: https://www.creditcardinsider.com/learn/credit-limit-increase/ Do you want to raise the credit limit on your credit card? There are a couple of ways you can go about doing this, from asking yourself to proving that you deserve it by building a...
Today's question is: Can I Build Credit As An Authorized User? Ask us your credit questions in the comments and find your next card at https://www.creditcardinsider.com/ Many credit cards give you the option to add authorized users to your account. An authorized user will share the credit account with you, usually getting their own card and...
Today's video is about 3 things you should know before you apply for a store credit card. Best Reward Credit Cards: https://www.creditcardinsider.com/insider/best-rewards-credit-cards-2015/ Best Store Credit Cards: https://www.creditcardinsider.com/insider/best-store-credit-cards-2015/ Ask us your credit questions in the comments and find your next card at https://www.creditcardinsider.com/ Every week, we answer YOUR credit questions. Email us or comment with your questions and we may answer...