how to get a credit card without credit

Article Summary: When you have no credit history, a credit card issuer has nothing to judge you upon to see if you are a credit risk. That makes qualifying for starter credit cards difficult and higher credit limits impossible. But through some techniques, such as using secured credit cards or personal loans, you can build […]

How to get approved for credit card

Applying for a credit card today is often as easy as handing over a couple of pieces of information and waiting for a response. Getting approved for a credit card, however, is a different matter. The good news is that card approval rates are on the rise.  A Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) report indicates […]

Best credit cards for bad credit

Credit card companies are like bad friends: all over you when you’re flush with money but nowhere to be seen when you’re broke. If you’re shopping for a credit card and have great credit, they will fight for your business. Not so much, if you have bad credit. What’s more, many of the companies that […]