August 26th, 2015

4 Myths About Credit Cards That Should Be Retired

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Until recently, it could be expensive and confusing for the average consumer to access their credit scores and reports. A side effect of this was a proliferation of rumors about the best way to manage credit. Like any good urban legend, it’s hard to know exactly where these got started. Since Credit Karma launched in 2008 we’ve heard a lot of them and have done our best to put them to rest.

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August 19th, 2015

Introducing the “My Money Story” series

A lot of people are embarrassed to talk about their finances. At Credit Karma we want to change that. That’s why this week we’ve launched a new video series, which will run through the next few months, featuring real people talking about their journeys with finances, credit and debt.

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December 12th, 2014

Facebook Question: Authorized Users on Credit Cards

Facebook Question: Authorized Users on Credit Cards

We recently asked our Facebook followers to help answer a member's question about whether she should take an authorized user off her credit card account.

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December 5th, 2014

Facebook Question: To Close or Keep a Credit Card

Facebook Question: To Close or Keep a Credit Card

We recently asked our Facebook followers to help answer a member's question about whether he should keep or close a credit card with a high interest rate.

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November 13th, 2014

11/18/14 Tweetchat: Maximizing Credit Card Rewards

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Join our Tweetchat on Tuesday, November 18 at 2PM PST. We'll be talking about how to strategically maximize the credit card rewards you earn.

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November 4th, 2014

Creditober 2014 Wrap-Up

Creditober 2014 Wrap-Up

What month comes between September and November? Well, around Credit Karma, we call it Creditober - a month dedicated to credit before the start of the holiday season, when people tend to spend more. Creditober is sadly over now, but we've got a wrap-up of all the things that happened!

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October 23rd, 2014

Final Unveils New Security-Focused Payment Service

Final Unveils New Security-Focused Payment Service

A new startup based in Boulder, Colorado wants to make credit cards more secure. Final plans to issue physical credit cards that allow you to assign a unique credit card number to every merchant, or a disposable one-time use number for random purchases.

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October 15th, 2014

10/14 Credit Cards Tweetchat Recap

Tweetchat: Finding the Best Credit Card for You (Recap!)

How do you find the best credit card for you? What are some things to look out for when considering a credit card? Where can you go to find more information about a card? We discussed all that and more in our recent #CKchat - here's a recap!

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October 9th, 2014

10/14/14 Tweetchat: Finding the Best Credit Card for You

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Join our Tweetchat on Tuesday, October 14th at 2PM PST. This week we'll be discussing how to find the best credit card for you.

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October 1st, 2014

Join Us For Creditober!

Join Us For Creditober

Credit Karma will be celebrating #Creditober all month long! Follow our blog and social media accounts for all things credit.

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