How do I stop people from opening credit cards in my name?

Answer Many people are concerned with the possibility of identity theft. However, a person has to know a lot of your personal information, such as your Social Security number and date of birth, to open a ... Read More »

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Unsecured Credit Cards for People With Poor Credit?

Once your credit falls apart, your options for opening a credit-card account are limited. You will need unsecured credit credit cards to rebuild your credit and make purchases that require a deposi... Read More »

Do people make fraud copies of people's credit cards?

While copied credit cards are one of the oldest forms of credit card fraud, the practice of doctoring cards to add account information or creating new cards with copied information is becoming outd... Read More »

What happens when you stop paying on credit cards?

Since credit cards do not require collateral to receive a line of credit, it may seem reasonable that you can simply stop paying the debt if it gets unmanageable. Unfortunately, credit card compani... Read More »

When do i stop using credit cards if filing bankruptcy?

On One Hand: Stop at Least 40 Days Prior to FilingUnder U.S. bankruptcy laws, any questionable purchases or charges that you have made within 40 days of filing your petition for bankruptcy (or cash... Read More »