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Apr 29, 2015, 15:20 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain at 14.92 percent

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

Apr 22, 2015, 16:07 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates inch higher

Average rates on new card offers increased this week to their highest point this year, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate...

Apr 15, 2015, 17:05 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates stay put at 14.9 percent

 Average rates on new card offers didn't budge this week, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. The average is...

Apr 15, 2015, 08:35 ET

36% of Millennials Have Never Had a Credit Card

 More than one in three 18-29 year-olds have never had a credit card, according to a new CreditCards.com report. The survey also asked when...

Apr 08, 2015, 15:13 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain at 14.9 percent

 The average APR on new card offers remained at 14.9 percent Wednesday for the third consecutive week, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly...

Apr 01, 2015, 15:40 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates hold steady at 14.9 percent

The national average APR on new credit card offers remained unchanged this week, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report....

Apr 01, 2015, 08:30 ET

Credit Card Foreign Transaction Fees Are Fading

 The number of no-foreign-transaction fee cards is continuing to rise, a review of all consumer credit cards offered by the nation's 12 biggest...

Mar 25, 2015, 13:22 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates rise to 14.9 percent

Average rates on new credit card offers inched up this week for the first time in nearly five months, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly...

Mar 18, 2015, 14:00 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates hold steady at 14.87 percent

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

Mar 17, 2015, 08:35 ET

Gas Credit Cards Stuck in the Slow Lane

For most consumers, gas station-branded credit cards are not a good deal, according to a new CreditCards.com report. What's wrong with gas...

Mar 11, 2015, 15:48 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain at 14.87 percent for third week

The national average APR for new card offers remained unchanged Wednesday, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. The...

Mar 10, 2015, 08:35 ET

Mobile Payments Not Popular with Consumers

 Two-thirds of Americans would "never" or "hardly ever" use their cell phone to make a purchase, according to a new CreditCards.com report....

Mar 04, 2015, 14:23 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain unchanged at 14.87 percent

Average rates on new card offers held steady Wednesday at 14.87 percent, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. The...

Mar 03, 2015, 10:07 ET
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CreditCards.com Recognized For Community Service Efforts

 CreditCards.com was honored Monday night by the Entrepreneurs Foundation of Central Texas for its ongoing volunteer efforts in the Austin...

Feb 26, 2015, 08:35 ET

69% Unprepared as Deadline Looms for More Secure Credit Cards

 The credit card industry is lagging behind its own deadline to get more secure microchip-enabled credit cards into consumers' wallets by...

Feb 25, 2015, 15:33 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates fall to 14.87 percent

 Average rates on new card offers fell Wednesday for the first time in nearly two months, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card...

Feb 20, 2015, 12:38 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain at 14.89 percent for 7th week

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

Feb 11, 2015, 17:51 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain at 14.89% for 6th week

 Average rates on new credit card offers remained stuck at 14.89 percent Wednesday for the sixth consecutive week, according to the...

Feb 09, 2015, 08:30 ET

Rich Americans Prefer Cash-Back Credit Card Rewards

 Wealthy Americans and the masses want the same thing from their credit card rewards: cash back. According to a new CreditCards.com survey...

Feb 04, 2015, 15:57 ET
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CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report: Average card rates remain at 14.89 percent for fifth week

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