Establishing Credit

Establishing credit can be an important step in many people’s financial lives. Get information on how to get started with credit here.

How Many Credit Inquiries Are Too Many?

If you're applying for credit cards or shopping for a good interest rate, the lender will request a copy of your credit report. But can too many credit…

Can New Immigrants Get a Credit Card?

Here are a few key points that new immigrants to the U.S. should keep in mind when navigating the U.S. system of getting approved for credit cards.

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What is a Secured Credit Line?

Secured credit lines come in many forms. Understanding the different types makes it easier to decide which is right for you. Learn…

What Does Preapproved Mean?

When a lender preapproves you for a credit card, it means they ran a soft inquiry credit check on you. The purpose of this credit…

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