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How to Destroy Metal Credit Cards

Metal credit cards are often used by premium credit card providers to give cardholders a sense of luxury. These cards look and feel different from regular plastic credit cards; they’re much heavier and are cool to the touch. American Express (a NextAdvisor advertiser), Chase, and Capital One
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How to Read Your Monthly Credit Card Statement

When you have a credit card, your issuer will provide you with a statement each month that tells you how much you need to pay, when you need to pay it and more. Because credit card statements contain a lot of important and helpful information, we are
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What Can Negatively Affect Your Credit Scores?

Monitoring your credit score is a good idea. Not only does it allow you to catch potential fraud or errors, but it also helps you build a better understanding of what types of activities cause your credit score to go up or down. Learning what lowers your
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How to Remove an Authorized User from Your Credit Card

There are many reasons to add an authorized user to your credit card. It’s a convenient way to allow a family member to make purchases and boost their credit score if they have poor or no credit history. But there may come a time when you want
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What Happens if You Stop Paying Your Credit Card Bills?

For 182 million Americans, credit card bills are a monthly burden to the tune of hundreds or even thousands of dollars. Once you start building up too high of a balance, more and more of your monthly payments will go toward interest alone, creating a snowball effect
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