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You'd be surprised at how much money banks make every time you end up a few dollars short at the register.
Just one of these expensive mishaps can unravel your holiday budget.
The average household credit-card debt held by American families is the highest it has been since 2008, even as incomes fall.
Millennials apply for credit cards more than other generations but are frequently declined, according to a report.
Let the shopper beware: Some store-brand credit cards have rates that are nearly double those of regular credit cards.
New rules are hot off the press: The Consumer Financial Bureau wants to strengthen consumer protections for prepaid cards.
Lenders are making the dream of home ownership more accessible to first-time buyers. Here's what you need to know.
Securing auto loan deals takes just a few minutes, and it can help Labor Day car shoppers.
For credit-card issuers, lending to subprime borrowers is a big source of revenue.
The number of credit-card accounts is rising, thanks to riskier borrowers gaining access to credit again.
Consumers shied away from credit cards after the Great Recession. Now they are embracing them again.
One in 3 consumers got a debt collection call in the past year, and new rules may affect what collectors can do.
The average credit card carries six different fees, CreditCards.com found, but some penalties are becoming less common.
Residents of some states are smarter about money than others — and better at putting that knowledge into action to help their finances.
More borrowers with good credit are looking to personal loans. Are they a good choice for you?
Americans' overuse of credit cards on their vacations adds up to about $2.7 billion in interest and fees, a survey says.
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