Credit Card Help for Seniors?

Answer Seniors on a limited pension may depend on credit cards to help meet unexpected expenses. If the monthly income is already strained, then credit card help may be necessary to restore solvency. A fi... Read More »

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Does adding your child to a credit card help his credit score?

The idea of adding your child to your current credit card is commonly referred to as "piggybacking." While this used to help build credit for your child, it no longer does. You can, however, open a... Read More »

Does a prepaid credit card help your credit?

On One Hand: They Can HelpPrepaid credit cards, also know as secured credit cards, can help your credit. These cards require a cash deposit up front, so they operate as a sort of debit card with fe... Read More »

I need help fast!!! Can you use a debit card like a credit card on the Internet?

Not all debit cards can be used like a credit card. Most can however. If your debit card has the Mastercard or Visa Logo on it, then there is a good chance that it can be used on a website. But man... Read More »

Does using a check card or debit card help you build credit?

With a debit card, often called a "check card," you pay for purchases with money pulled directly from your checking account. Because you use your own money rather than borrowing money and repaying ... Read More »