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Brendan Harkness
Review of The Citi ThankYou Preferred and ThankYou Premier Credit Cards
Brendan Harkness | Oct 05, 2015

The Citi ThankYou cards come in two versions, with different rewards, fees, and benefits. Click here to learn how they compare!

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John Ulzheimer
Q&A Video: Will I Build Credit Faster With A Secured Credit Card?
John Ulzheimer | Sep 28, 2015

Secured credit cards are one of many kinds - but do they build your credit just like other kinds of cards? Find out here.

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Brendan Harkness
The Citi ThankYou® Preferred Card vs The Chase Freedom® Credit Card
Brendan Harkness | Sep 25, 2015

The Citi ThankYou Preferred card goes up against the Chase Freedom card. One offers rewards for dining and entertainment, the other has rotating categories.

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