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How to Maximize a Balance Transfer Offer

Long-term 0 percent balance transfer offers can be a great way to get a cheap short-term loan. However, they can also cost you a great deal more than you save if you're not careful. Here's how to avoid the traps and make the most of your next balance transfer deal

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How to Compare Balance Transfer Offers

Promotional balance transfer offers are slowly making a comeback. But before you sign up to transfer your balance to a lower rate card, make sure you compare offers to get the best deal possible …

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Holiday Shopping in a Pinch-Best Credit Cards to Carry a Balance

If chances are that you will be carrying a balance forward on your credit cards into the New Year, here are a few options to help you get an edge on the January credit card blues and avoid high interest charges.

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Editor’s Pick: Best 0 APR Balance Transfer Credit Cards 2010

After having almost dried up in the aftermath of the 2008 credit crisis, 0% APR balance transfer offers have bounced back. Here is a guide to some of the more attractive current 0% APR offers.

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The New Rules of Balance Transfers

Back in the heydays of easy credit, anyone with decent credit could apply for a credit card online, and moments later, have a balance transfer of $5,000-10,000 heading their way.

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