Credit unions exist to serve their members. What big bank can say that?
If you carry a balance -- and have good credit -- a card that carries a low interest rates can save you money. It's likely you've never heard of some of the best deals around.
A reader is wondering if a credit union is a good place to look for a car loan. The answer? When it comes to both saving and borrowing, credit unions are better than banks.
If you have direct deposit and bill pay, you may feel like the hassle of moving just isn't worth it. But it may well be worth your trouble. Here's how to make a smooth transition.
What one writer learned on her summer vacation is that America is behind the times when it comes to secure credit card transactions.
You may want a high credit score someday -- to buy a home or car or to qualify for a lower insurance rate -- but you're uncomfortable with plastic. You still have options.
Being turned down hurts, and being rejected for a credit card is no exception. Here's how to improve your chances of getting a 'yes' when you apply.
Credit union customers enjoy lower fees and overall better customer satisfaction.
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