Credit Cards for Bad Credit

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If you have a bad credit rating (roughly a FICO Score below 660), your selection of credit cards is typically very limited.  Your credit score can get this low as a result of several different kinds of financial disasters, including having collection accounts, charge-offs, going bankrupt, receiving tax liens, or having a long history of delinquent payments. See our picks for the best credit cards for bad credit here.

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Brendan Harkness
Is Paying an Annual Fee for a Credit Card Worth It?
Brendan Harkness | May 25, 2018

Some credit cards have annual fees in the hundreds of dollars, but should you avoid them? Find out when paying a credit card annual fee is worth the cost.

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Brendan Harkness
Review of the CreditStacks Mastercard
Brendan Harkness | May 18, 2018

The CreditStacks Mastercard is designed for professionals relocating to the U.S., offering a way to build credit even without an SSN or credit history.

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Brendan Harkness
Review of the Capital One® VentureOne® Rewards Credit Card
Brendan Harkness | May 14, 2018

The Capital One VentureOne Rewards Card offers 10X miles on hotel bookings from Hotels.com/venture, with 1.25X miles for every other purchase.

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