Credit Cards


Two credit cards?

Mar 8, 2010
Question: I use only a single credit card. Another card that I paid off has sent me a new card to renew this account. I have only a small savings...
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Slashed line of credit

Mar 1, 2010
Question: My credit card company recently reduced my credit limit by $8000 despite the fact that I've never had a late payment and I normally pay...
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Credit cards interest rates

Feb 24, 2010
Question: I've had an account with "Capital One" for a very long time (it must be around 10 years). Never had a late payment, never went anywhere...
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Closing credit card accounts--again

Dec 22, 2009
Question: I just got my first notice from a credit card that my interest rate is going up ... to over 20%! It's a card I haven't used in years and...
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The new credit card rules

Dec 2, 2009
Question: The new credit card interest rules [say] any payment amount over the minimum would be applied to the Higher Interest Balances when the...
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Responsible for debt

Oct 27, 2009
Question: In 1999 I opened a credit card with my nanny to help her establish credit. I have never used the card so all of the charges on it are...
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Closed credit card account

Oct 5, 2009
Question: I just received a notice from HSBC, one of two of my credit card companies, that they were going to increase my interest rate - again! ...
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Credit problems

Aug 26, 2009
Question: I think that my daughter is in deep credit card debt. I would like to pay off some of her credit cards. Is that possible to do on my own...
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Closing credit card account

Aug 25, 2009
Question: I have a high interest credit card--24.9% with Bank of America, with a large balance $12,000. I am closing the account and Bank of...
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New credit card

Aug 22, 2009
Question: My MasterCard company (Citicards) recently sent me a letter saying that my card number had been compromised by a large-scale theft of...
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