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Articles in December 2019

  1. How Debt Consolidation Can Help You Save Money

    How Debt Consolidation Can Help You Save Money

    Overwhelmed with credit card debt? You’re not the only one. According to Experian, the average credit card balance is $6,194. Credit cards tend to have high interest rates — the Federal Reserve reported that the average APR is 16.97% — which can cause your balance to grow over time.

  2. How to Repay Holiday Debt

    How to Repay Holiday Debt

    If you have holiday debt, it’s important to come up with a plan of attack to pay it down as quickly as possible. If you’re not sure where to start, use these five tips:

  3. Stuck with Holiday Credit Card Bills? Here Are Your Best Options

    Stuck with Holiday Credit Card Bills? Here Are Your Best Options

    Holiday debt isn’t always planned. Sometimes you head into the holiday season believing you’ll be able to pay off all the gifts you charge to a credit card, but then “life happens”. If you’re wondering what steps to take now, you may be surprised to find your credit card could actually help you get out of debt.

  4. Credit Card Payment Processing 101

    Credit Card Payment Processing 101

    Have you ever thought about how credit card payment processing works? It’s actually a very complex process involving many different players. Here’s everything you need to know about credit card payment processing.

  5. Should I Get a Holiday Loan

    Should I Get a Holiday Loan

    While it’s a festive and cheery time of the year, it’s also expensive. Many people don’t have the kind of money saved in their bank accounts, leaving them scrambling to pay for holiday expenses. If that’s the case for you, you might be considering using a credit card to finance your purchases. But there may be another option that’s a better choice: a holiday loan.

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