How Credit Scores Impact Credit Card Approvals

Your credit score has a large impact on the types of credit cards you are qualified to receive as well as the rates and features you will be offered with your credit cards. However, it’s difficult to understand how your credit score is calculated or how credit card issuers decide which credit cards you will […]

Lending Club Invitation-Only Tax Refund Cash Rewards Program

Lending Club is currently offering up to a 1.5% cash bonus reward to current Lending Club lenders when you invest additional funds into your Lending Club account, valid through April 23, 2010.

This Lending Club cash reward bonus is by invitation only, but you may still be able to participate, even if you didn’t receive the email invitation from Lending Club.

Learn more about this Lending Club Tax Refund Cash Rewards Promotion.

When Credit Card Line Increases are a Trap

It never fails that just about the time when my 0% APR introductory offer is about to end on my credit card, I get a sudden increase in my credit line, setting me up to make a large purchase just a month or two before my interest rates increase. This is just another example of […]

Free Movie Tickets from American Express

American Express is currently running a promotional offer for 4 free movie tickets at AMC Theatres, CineMark, and Regal Cinemas, or 4 free museum tickets, when you make qualifying purchases at participating merchants with your American Express card by May 31, 2008. Just use your American Express card to make qualifying purchases at participating merchants, […]

MoneyExchange $25 Bonus Offer Extended

Revolution MoneyExchange has extended their $25 sign-up bonus offer until April 15, 2008. Revolution MoneyExchange is a service similar to PayPal, which basically allows you to make online payments without using a credit card. It’s not as extensive as PayPal, so you probably won’t find too many places that accept MoneyExchange payments, but it’s absolutely […]

Credit Card Discounts from American Express

American Express credit cards offer special discounts and promotional savings for brand name stores and popular services. American Express Credit Card Discounts are a great way to save money on your everyday purchases when shopping online or at brand name stores. American Express also offers travel savings, dining discounts, and more opportunities to save money […]

Credit Cards for Married Couples

Marriage credit cards offer couples the opportunity to combine their finances and earn rewards in alignment with their love. These credit cards for married couples, or those who are engaged to be wed, provide access to wedding planning tools and financial management services. In addition, these 2 couple credit cards from American Express offer free […]

Universal Default Credit Cards

Universal default is the term used to describe policies that allow credit card issuers to increase your interest rates based on changes in your consumer credit reports. Universal default permits a credit card company to increase your APRs solely because you fail to make a payment on a loan with another lender or your credit […]

PayPal Airline Ticket Discounts and Shopping Savings

PayPal is currently offering airline ticket discounts and shopping savings when you pay through your PayPal account, valid for purchases made by March 27, 2008. PayPal provides up to $50 cash back on airline tickets and 10% off or up to $20 in shopping savings at various merchants. Get cash rebates or savings on airline […]

Flagstar Bank $100 Gas Card Free Checking Account Bonus

Flagstar Bank is currently offering a banking bonus for a $100 gas card when you open a free checking account. Just open a Flagstar Bank free checking account with a direct deposit of at least $250 per month, and you will receive a $100 gas card. To receive your Flagstar Bank $100 Gas Card Bonus, […]

Credit Card Tricks to Avoid when Applying for a Credit Card

There are many credit card advertising methods that may confuse consumers who are applying for credit cards. Credit card advertisements are designed to entice consumers into applying for a credit card, but they don’t necessary reveal the specific terms and conditions of the credit card up front, which can sometimes misrepresent the actual credit card […]