6 Creative Uses for Old Credit Cards

Do you simply cut up and toss your expired credit cards, used gift cards and defunct store loyalty cards? If so, you might want to think about giving your old cards a new life

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Helping Friend Leads to Credit Card Debt

He used his credit card to help out a mom in a rough spot. Now, he’s left with debt and possible credit damage. Our expert explains his (relatively few) options

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Easy Ways to Keep Your Miles Active

Your hard-earned miles can expire if you let your rewards account go dormant. Fortunately, there are many quick and easy ways to keep miles active

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After Damage, Scores Need Time to Recover

He just bounced back from debt. So why is his credit score still low? According to our expert, his past mistakes may still be haunting him

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Protect Yourself from Credit Card Skimming

Skimming lets thieves steal your credit card information without even touching your wallet. To protect yourself, you’ll need to understand the crime — and keep a watchful eye on your accounts

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