Which is better: No credit or bad credit?

You’ll sometimes hear that bad credit is better than none. The fact is that you can improve your credit, no matter what state it’s in …

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Can people on Section 8 and SNAP get a card?

The source of your income is not as important to card issuers as the amount and stability. That means getting government assistance is not a disadvantage …

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Couple with mixed scores debate best way to land mortgage

With time and patience, you can improve your credit score and get the mortgage rate you deserve …

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When gas prices drop, budget for cash boost

Being suddenly flush with cash as gas prices drop is a good problem to have. Here are ideas on how to handle that extra money best …

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How to make a balance transfer work for you

Before transferring a card balance, learn how balance transfers can work to your advantage — or disadvantage …

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