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Frequently Asked Questions Importance of Credit

How to Be a Responsible Credit Card Holder

September 9, 2016

Getting a credit card for the first time can be exciting and nerve-racking. You may have questions like: Should I pay the minimum balance on the statement, or the entire balance? What happens if I miss a payment? What is APR anyway? How does my credit card use impact my credit score? You likely have many questions our team members have heard before from other customers when they first received their credit cards. That’s why we decided to create this handy guide for first-time credit card holders. Become a smarter credit card user! Read important information you need to know about your new credit card.

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Importance of Credit

A Guide to Disputing Credit Card Transactions

May 2, 2016

It’s easy to misunderstand disputed transactions—especially since they involve each party in the purchasing process: the cardholder, the merchant, and the card issuer. So what is a disputed transaction, and when is it an appropriate step to take? A disputed transaction is an action taken by a credit cardholder to dispute the validity of a charge on his or her account.

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Identity Theft and Fraud

5 Simple Ways To Protect Your Credit Card When Shopping Online

December 15, 2015

During the holiday season, you may be visiting online stores—some of which you may never have purchased from before—hoping to find the perfect gift. Or, perhaps you’re an avid online shopper. Either way, you need to safeguard your personal payment information. How can you be sure that the credit card information you’re providing online is secure?

These 5 tips can help you protect your card information year-round.

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