February 23rd, 2012
**Today’s guest post is contributed by CreditCardChaser.com.**
What do you do when it comes time to pay for your fast food meal or maybe a new television? What makes you decide if you will use your credit card or debit card? This dilemma has been going on for years.
There are multiple reasons on why one would choose a certain card over another. In the end, it is up to you. However, here are a few general guidelines to keep in mind next time you’re deciding between your debit card or credit card.
Debit Card Over Credit Card
It seems like the debit cards are slowly being overtaken by “buying on credit.” However, Credit.com gives statistics showing that there are almost 520 million debit cards in circulation. So even though buying on credit is becoming very popular, it looks like the debit card is still king. When is a good time to use your debit card, though?
March 14th, 2011
To pay or not to pay off a credit card; that’s a very good question.
Check out this answer to this frequently asked question, and make sure its your credit card paying philosophy!
August 17th, 2010
Credit cards can save you in a financial emergency, or wreck your credit in a moment of financial weakness. The following questions from the Credit Advice Center feature consumer questions on how to handle credit card conundrums and keep your credit score intact.
December 16th, 2009
December 1st, 2009
Our new weekly Blog Q & A is for our users to ask any questions about credit and personal finance; we’ll answer and post on the blog for readers to catch up on what our users are asking. Submit a question now, and maybe we will answer your question on our next Q & A post! So, without further ado, here’s the inaugural Blog Q & A.
November 18th, 2008