From Swipe to Signature: How Credit Cards Actually Work
You swipe the magnetic stripe—or hopefully by now insert the EMV chip—of your card into the credit card terminal on the counter, wait a few seconds, politely decline a printed receipt from the friendly barista working the register, and walk out the door with your latte in hand. You don’t give what just took place a second thought until you receive your credit card statement showing a $6 charge for that caffeinated morning pick-me-up almost a month later.
10 Tips for Better Credit in 2019 [Infographic]
Even if you didn’t meet your credit goals in 2018, that’s no reason to give up hope for 2019. This infographic by Credit One Bank highlights 10 tips you can try to improve your credit in 2019.
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