When was the 1st credit card made?

Answer The first credit card made its appearance in 1946. The "Charg-it" was created by John Biggins. However, people have been purchasing items on credit since the 1800s on a casual honor system.Source:C... Read More »

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How Can Credit Card Purchases Be Made Safe?

Credit cards are used to buy goods and services even when you don't have the money immediately on hand. Although there are certain risks to using a credit card, credit card purchases can still be m... Read More »

Can a Wal-Mart credit card payment be made at a store?

With Wal-Mart's MoneyGram Express Bill Payment, your credit card can be paid in your local Wal-Mart store. Wal-Mart also allows you to pay other bills, such as car payments, insurance, cell phone, ... Read More »

Is it standard practice to charge credit card fees when paying by credit card?

While some businesses charge a fee when customers pay by credit card, it is against their merchant agreement with the credit card company, such as Visa or MasterCard. If you encounter a company th... Read More »

Does a secured credit card look just like a regular credit card?

A secured credit card differs from a standard credit card in the fact that the borrower must make a deposit to the credit card company to protect the company from the likelihood of default. Merchan... Read More »