CreditCardsCo Blog

Sticky Credit Card Problems

Life is full of financial landmines. Here are a few of the more common problems our readers experience. Recognize any?


Author: Brian Weston | Categories: Credit Card Tips

Credit Outlook Improves for Small Businesses

Things are looking much brighter for business owners. Hiring’s up, the financial outlook has improved and the credit card offers are looking good too.


Author: Brent Thomas | Categories: Business

Criminal Probe into JPMorgan $2 Billion Loss

The FBI and other federal agencies are now in on the JPMorgan investigation. How serious are these probes and investigations and why is Jamie Dimon still the one smiling?


Author: Roberta Sanchez | Categories: Financial News

JPMorgan $2 Billion Loss and the Volcker Rule

Hindsight is 20/20, but how much of a difference in the massive $2 billion mistake would the Volcker Rule have made were it in place?


Author: Scott Townsend | Categories: Financial News

New Credit Card Products for College Students

While it’s now illegal for credit card companies to target college students on campus, there is a work around in the form of prepaid cards. American Express introduces its own “work around” for marketing to college students.


Author: Joanne Lee | Categories: New Credit Cards, Student

Welfare Debit Card Fraud

The welfare system in this nation has historically been plagued with problems. The EBT cards most states now use also present unique problems, some of which plague the credit card industry.


Author: Carolyn Spiel | Categories: Miscellaneous

Medical Bills and Your Credit

We first heard about the Medical Debt Responsibility Act a few years ago. Now, it’s once again in the spotlight and if it’s passed, it can greatly affect millions of consumers and their credit reports.


Author: Scott Townsend | Categories: Financial Planning, Report & Score

Chase Sapphire Preferred

In a world where credit card perks are constantly updated to keep pace with the competition, it just might be the Chase Sapphire Preferred leads the pack.


Author: Carolyn Spiel | Categories: Card Rewards, Choosing Cards

That New Facebook Friend Could be a Collector

You might be surprised at the weapon some collection agencies are using to collect on your unpaid credit card debt. Here’s a hint: make use of your privacy settings on Facebook.


Author: Roberta Sanchez | Categories: Miscellaneous

Unethical Practices? Problems in Credit Card Collections

Few are surprised that yet another American bank is under the spotlight for its credit card collection policies. This time, it’s Bank of America.


Author: Brian Weston | Categories: Miscellaneous

A Look at JPMorgan Chase

One of the banking industry’s most colorful characters is found at the helm of JPMorgan Chase. Jamie Dimon leads the banking conglomerate with flair, among other things.


Author: Brent Thomas | Categories: Choosing Cards

Summer Credit Cards

Finally – the warm summer months are upon us. Ready for vacation? Check out these credit card offers before you book your hotel or flights.


Author: CreditCardsCo | Categories: Choosing Cards, Credit Card Tips




Home | RSS Feeds | Terms | Sitemap | Contacts Copyright © 2017 - CreditCardsCo™ - All rights reserved.