When's the best time to apply for a credit card?
Picking the right time to apply a credit card may seem insignificant, but you can avoid a lot of headaches by timing your credit application wisely.
This post comes from Jason Steele at partner site Credit.com.
These applications for new cards appear at retailers, on airplanes, in the mail, and of course, right here on the Internet. With no shortage of opportunities, credit card users are left with the question: When is the ideal time to apply for a credit card?
For example, cardholders with debt will want to find a card with the lowest possible interest rate, while rewards card users will seek out the best sign-up bonus, benefits and return on spending.
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