Should You Apply for a Travel Agency Credit Card?

We all love the co-branded credit cards.  Whether we’re using a credit card for a favorite hotel chain, or a preferred airline for travel, using a co-branded credit card helps travelers collect more from their location, in either discounts, earned points or miles, or status.  But, what about co-branded credit cards with travel agencies?  They[…]

Should You Apply for a USAA Credit Card?

Many people who are members of the military or armed forces are very familiar with the many banking services that are offered by USAA (United States Automobile Association). This company specializes in offering financial services to military members, as well as other groups. They offer numerous special deals for credit cards that are intended to[…]

Citibank Secured Credit Card Review

If you’ve already looked into the Citi Secured MasterCard, you might be a bit confused, since there doesn’t seem to be any mention of it in the Citibank website. Your eyes aren’t fooling you – it isn’t there. In order to get the details on this card, you need to head to a Citibank branch[…]

Jump-start Your Credit: Getting Your First Card

Whether you’re 18, just graduating college, getting your first job, or somewhere in between, you’ll need to get your first credit card along the way. It can be difficult to get approved for some, especially if you’ve already managed to rack up some debt (student loans, etc), and you may not always know which card[…]