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Fair Credit Credit Cards NEWS

Best Credit Cards for Fair Credit for this Fall

[Thursday, September 23rd, 2021]

If your FICO credit score is below 670, it can be considered “fair” or “average” credit with most credit reporting bureaus and credit card issuers. Fair credit is right between poor credit (580 FICO credit score) and good credit (670 or better FICO credit score) which means you have access to more credit card options […]

Credit One Bank Partners with American Express to Launch a New Cash Back Credit Card

[Wednesday, October 16th, 2019]

Last week Credit One Bank, a U.S.-based bank specializing in credit cards, announced a new cash back credit card as a result of their partnership with American Express, one of the largest financial services corporations in the world and the fourth largest card network. The card got an uncomplicated name – the Credit One Bank […]

Amex Survey Shows Customers Are Satisfied With Service

[Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018]

If there’s one thing people love to do, it’s gripe about getting bad service. But a new survey from American Express shows that in fact, folks feel like they’re getting pretty good customer service these days – in spite of the impression you may get from scrolling on social media.

Credit Card Issuers Prioritize Data Security, User Experience In Mobile App Development

[Thursday, June 29th, 2017]

When developers are creating new mobile apps, their number one priority is how easy it will be for customers to use, followed by how secure the technology is, according to a recent study released by J.D. Power.

Credit Card Issuers Embrace The Chip

[Wednesday, August 17th, 2016]

Consumers are getting used to inserting their chip cards into payment readers, rather than sliding their cards through them – and more and more cards are equipped for this change.

Increase in Online Shopping Leads to Increased Need for Safe Shopping Tips

[Wednesday, January 6th, 2016]

There’s no doubt that the Internet has made it easier to get the things we need. Shopping online is convenient, fast, and easy

Suze Orman Bows Out of Prepaid Market

[Tuesday, August 12th, 2014]

One of the major players in the celebrity prepaid card game is getting out of the business.
Suze Orman, a financial advisor, author and fixture on Oprah Winfrey’s media empire, introduced the Approved prepaid card in partnership with Bancorp Bank in 2012. The card had a low fee of $3.00 per month and was marketed toward folks with poor to fair credit, who may have had trouble being approved for a regular consumer credit card.

Optimism Not Enough to Fix Finances

[Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014]

This is the time of year when many people are excited to make a fresh start, with New Year’s Resolutions freshly made and resolve strong. But a recent poll could be bad news for those who are counting on optimism to carry them through to better financial days.

Preapproved Credit Card Offers On the Rise—But What Do They Really Mean?

[Monday, July 1st, 2013]

When people go to open their mailboxes these days, they may notice an increase in one type of junk mail: preapproved credit card offers.

Have fair credit? Here are the credit cards to apply for

[Sunday, July 17th, 2011]

The recession is now finally becoming a thing of the past. Credit card issuers who had stopped issuing credit cards to people with anything less than a good credit score are now opening up and willing to take risks they had stayed away from for the last couple of years. If you count yourself among […]