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What Credit Score Do You Need To Get Approved For A Credit Card?

What credit score do you need to get approved for a credit card?

Being declined for a new credit card is frustrating. Improve your chances of approval by applying to cards that are suited to your credit score. Here we break down what credit scores are needed to get popular credit cards today.

11 Ways I Paid Off $80,000 Of Debt — In JUST 3 Years

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I paid off $80,000 of credit card and student debt in just three years. Here are 11 tactics I used to pay off debt fast and regain control of my money.

The 6 + 1 System For Financial Stability

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You want to control your money, but where do you start? The 6 + 1 System provides seven easy-to-follow steps for achieving financial stability: No consumer debt, rainy-day savings and the ability to save cash for both retirement and life goals like vacations, cars and your next home.

How Much Life Insurance Do You Need?

How much life insurance do you need?

Here’s a simple way to calculate how much life insurance you should purchase. Take into account loans, and how to ensure your family can continue its current lifestyle.

How To Finance An Engagement Ring

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For something like a diamond, it’s obviously best to pay cash. But, we get it: You’re head-over-heels and you’re considering financing the ring so you can pop the question sooner. Here are the best ways to finance an engagement ring.

Capital One Venture Credit Card: Still Tops for Travel Rewards

The Capital One Venture and VentureOne credit cards are excellent values for travel rewards.

We give the Capital One Venture Credit Card a top spot among travel rewards cards. Choose between a no annual fee card that pays 1.25 miles on every purchase or earn double miles for a modest annual fee.

The Best Automatically-Managed Investment Accounts For Young Investors

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Automatically-managed investment accounts, aka “robo-advisors,” are an affordable way to put your money to work without needing to know anything about the stock market. Here are seven options to compare and consider.

The Best 0% APR Credit Cards For Purchases

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A 0 percent APR credit card can help you buy big stuff — a new appliance, furniture, or the trip of a lifetime — without paying a cent of interest. What’s the catch? Learn to decide how and when to use these offers and when to stay away.

Chase Freedom Credit Card Review: The Card I Use Most

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Chase Freedom is one of two credit cards my wife and I use most. Learn why in our Chase Freedom credit card review.

Traveling Abroad? The Best Credit Cards for International Travel (And Some You Should Absolutely Leave At Home)

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Planning on taking a credit card overseas? Make sure you pack the right plastic. Some cards tack on hefty fees for foreign charges and aren’t as widely accepted. We explain why having the right card matters and offer a few suggestions.