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Jul 29, 2015, 14:30 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain stuck at 15 percent for 6th week

Interest rates on new credit card offers were left unchanged again this week, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. The...

Jul 27, 2015, 09:15 ET

San Antonio Has Highest Credit Card Debt Burden

San Antonio has the highest credit card debt burden in the nation and San Francisco has the lowest, according to a new CreditCards.com analysis....

Jul 22, 2015, 14:44 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain stuck at 15 percent

Interest rates on new credit card offers stayed in place again this week, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. The...

Jul 16, 2015, 08:35 ET

Credit Cards with the Most/Fewest Fees

 Two First Premier Bank credit cards, which each charge a whopping 12 potential fees, are the worst offenders in CreditCards.com's study of the...

Jul 15, 2015, 13:42 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain at 15 percent for fourth week

 Interest rates on new credit card offers remained unchanged again this week, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate...

Jul 08, 2015, 13:36 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain at 15 percent for third week

 Interest rates on new credit card offers remained untouched this week, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. The...

Jul 02, 2015, 10:47 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates hold steady at 15 percent

 Interest rates on new credit card offers held still this week, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. The average...

Jun 25, 2015, 08:45 ET

Almost Two-Thirds of Americans Losing Sleep Because of Finances

 62% of Americans are losing sleep over at least one financial problem, according to a new CreditCards.com report. That's down from 69% in 2009...

Jun 24, 2015, 15:33 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates rise to 15 percent

Average rates on new card offers inched up this week for the first time in over a month, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate...

Jun 17, 2015, 15:10 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain at 14.99 percent for fifth week

Interest rates on new credit card offers remained cemented in place Wednesday, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate...

Jun 10, 2015, 15:31 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain at 14.99 percent for fourth week

The national average APR for new credit card offers remained locked in place Wednesday for the fourth consecutive week, according to the...

Jun 03, 2015, 16:07 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates don't budge

 Average rates on new credit card offers remained unchanged Wednesday, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. The...

Jun 03, 2015, 09:05 ET

Cash Advances Loaded with Surprising Fees

 Credit card cash advances are loaded with fees that can cost consumers a surprising amount of money, according to a new CreditCards.com...

May 27, 2015, 15:06 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain at 14.99 percent

Average rates on new card offers lingered at 14.99 percent Wednesday after increasing the previous week to their highest point in more than six...

May 27, 2015, 14:42 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain at 14.99 percent

Average rates on new card offers lingered at 14.99 percent Wednesday after increasing the previous week to their highest point in more than six...

May 20, 2015, 19:25 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates jump to 14.99 percent

Average rates on new credit card offers rose Wednesday to their highest point in more than six months, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly...

May 20, 2015, 15:26 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates jump to 14.99 percent

 Average rates on new credit card offers rose Wednesday to their highest point in more than six months, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly...

May 20, 2015, 08:30 ET

Almost 7 in 10 Have Received a False Fraud Alert

 Approximately seven in 10 Americans (68%) who have received a fraudulent activity alert from their credit or debit card issuer have received...

May 13, 2015, 16:50 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates hold steady at 14.92 percent

Interest rates on new credit card offers held firm Wednesday, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. The average is...

May 06, 2015, 16:05 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain unchanged

 Interest rates on new card offers remain locked in place this week, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. The...