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Credit cards can help you build credit, but there are a few rules you must follow to avoid going into debt. Team Clark has the information you need to safely handle credit cards and maximize the benefits.

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American Express Business Blue Plus Review
American Express Business Blue Plus Review Money & Credit October 16, 2018
Credit cards can be an important tool for small business owners. They offer you the security and convenience that other…
Credit card shopping
The Best Credit Cards for Shopping Rewards Right Now Credit Cards October 12, 2018
Are you gearing up for the holiday shopping season but don't know which credit card to use? Depending on where…
Credit card startup Petal aims to help first-time borrowers build their credit
Credit card startup Petal aims to help first-time borrowers build credit — is it for you? Credit Cards October 4, 2018
Young adults and the credit industry aren't exactly peas in a pod, normally. Unestablished credit scans make it difficult for…
Discover card
Discover is eliminating one of its cash back credit card benefits Credit Cards October 4, 2018
If you're a Discover customer, Clark.com has learned that yet another credit card benefit is ending soon. The credit card…
Credit Card Application Form
How to fill out a Chase credit card application Money & Credit October 2, 2018
Chase is one of the top credit card issuers in the United States. If you are interested in travel or…
Chase Ink Business Preferred Card Review
Chase Ink Business Preferred Card Review Credit Cards October 1, 2018
Review Summary: There are a lot of small business credit cards available to choose from, but Chase has done a…
How to get free gift cards from credit card reward programs
6 things you should never do with your credit card Credit Cards September 28, 2018
Credit cards, used wisely, can be an important tool in your financial toolbox. But with Americans’ credit card debt at…
Every Chase cardholder needs to know about this new security feature
Every Chase cardholder needs to know about this new security feature Credit Cards September 28, 2018
If you have a Chase credit card in your wallet, there's a new security feature that can help give you…
Credit card review: Barclays Wyndham Rewards Visa card
Credit card review: Barclays Wyndham Rewards Visa card Credit Cards September 27, 2018
It’s easy to dismiss Wyndham as a chain of budget hotels and not exactly the kind of places you dream…
USAA Rate Advantage Card
USAA Rate Advantage Visa Platinum card review Credit Cards September 26, 2018
Review Summary: Credit cards can be tough to manage for some military families. Between deployments, moves to a new base and…
Capital One Venture One credit card
Capital One VentureOne Rewards Card Review Credit Cards September 25, 2018
Many travel rewards credit cards carry an annual fee, but if you desire travel rewards with no annual fee, you…
Secret 0% APR offer for existing Discover cardholders
Secret 0% APR offer for existing Discover cardholders Credit Cards September 22, 2018
If you have a Discover credit card in your wallet, you may be able to receive a special bonus offer.…
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What’s in my Wallet?: Personal finance writer Eric Rosenberg gives us a peek Credit Cards September 21, 2018
As a personal finance writer, I review a lot of credit cards. Friends and family constantly come to me wondering…
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How to save an extra 5% on everything you buy from Costco Credit Cards September 13, 2018
If you're a Costco Wholesale member, there's a way to save an extra 5% on your purchases through the end…
ShopRunner: Can this free credit card perk replace an Amazon Prime membership?
ShopRunner: Can this free credit card perk replace an Amazon Prime membership? Shopping & Retail September 11, 2018
If you're someone who pays $119 a year for an Amazon Prime membership and primarily uses it for the two-day…
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4 high limit credit cards you should consider Credit Cards September 10, 2018
High limit credit cards offer the ability to make big purchases with added purchase protections and credit card rewards. Choosing…
Chase just added these new credit card benefits in 2018
Chase just added these new credit card benefits in 2018 Credit Cards September 7, 2018
Major credit card issuers Chase, Citi and Discover have been scaling back or even eliminating credit card benefits in recent…
What’s in my Wallet?: Credit card guru Jason Steele shares what he carries
What’s in my Wallet?: Credit card guru Jason Steele shares what he carries Credit Cards August 27, 2018
We're starting a new feature here at Clark.com where we ask our team of experts to tell you what credit…
How to save $1,000 with this credit card rewards trick
How to save $1,000 with this credit card rewards trick Credit Cards August 20, 2018
How would you like an extra $1,000 or more in your bank account? You can easily stash away that much…
Chase Freedom Vs Freedom Unlimited: Which Is the Better Credit Card?
Chase Freedom Vs Freedom Unlimited: Which Is the Better Credit Card? Credit Cards August 13, 2018
Chase offers two flagship cards in the Freedom family, the original Chase Freedom credit card and the newer Chase Freedom Unlimited.…
15 credit cards that will pay to replace your stolen or damaged cell phone
15 credit cards that will pay to replace your stolen or damaged cell phone Credit Cards August 13, 2018
I was watching TV recently when I saw an ad for a credit card that offered "cell phone protection” as…
American Express credit card in wallet
Every American Express cardholder needs to know about this new security feature Credit Cards August 10, 2018
American Express has rolled out a new feature to give customers peace of mind if they misplace their credit card.…
Discover is eliminating another credit card benefit in 2018
Discover is eliminating another credit card benefit in 2018 Credit Cards August 6, 2018
If you have a Discover credit card in your wallet, there's another change that you need to know about! The…
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What happens when credit cards expire? Credit Cards August 1, 2018
Credit cards may be small pieces of plastic with tiny little letters and numbers on them, but those little numbers…
Barclays
Best Barclays credit cards: Which one should you choose? Credit Cards July 18, 2018
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Barclays Arrival Premier World Elite Mastercard Card
New Barclays Arrival Premier card: Worth a look if you love to travel Credit Cards July 18, 2018
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Chase Freedom credit card
Review: The Chase Freedom credit card Credit Cards June 6, 2018
The Chase Freedom credit card is one of the most popular credit cards available today. This cash-back credit card comes…
Happy credit card user
5 tips for preventing your credit card rewards from expiring Money & Credit June 5, 2018
Credit card rewards are a very valuable asset and can turn into free or discounted flights, hotel nights, gift cards,…
Is the Chase Sapphire Reserve credit card worth it?
Is the Chase Sapphire Reserve credit card worth it? Credit Cards June 4, 2018
In 2016, Chase introduced its Sapphire Reserve credit card, and the award travel world went crazy. Chase literally couldn't produce…
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Chase Sapphire Preferred card review Credit Cards May 23, 2018
Review Summary: With its generous sign-up bonus and flexible rewards program, the Chase Sapphire Preferred card is among the best travel…