You have some options, but watch out for high interest rates and ridiculous fees.
The company offering the sky-high-interest-rate card to consumers with poor credit says the response has been great.
AmEx tries to convince us that not being able to borrow money is a feature.
Just say no to companies that are jacking up rates and raising fees.
Cash advances come with several catches, including a fee.
Lenders are likely to issue fewer credit cards and charge more.
They're not supposed to have a minimum-purchase requirement, but you can see why they'd want to.
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