Mega-corporation Apple has recently launched a controversial new venture. Its official Apple credit card is receiving major flak across the nation due to allegedly being set up to be discriminatory towards female users. Multiple reports, including some from very high profile recipients, seem to confirm this allegation.
Nobody in the world was prepared for the new normal we’re facing now. With governments prioritizing preventative measures to counter the spread of COVID, restrictions on public gatherings and establishments have been placed, with only essential businesses permitted to remain in operation. After a year of uncertainty, there are still...
If you're thinking of getting a credit card, you may want to consider both its benefits and its disadvantages. Credit cards can help you pay off your bills more quickly and stay on top of your finances when you use it correctly. However, when you're not careful, a credit...
Debt is a global issue. And it’s no longer news that tons of Americans are seriously drowning in credit card debt. Things were much better economic-wise before the recession. But that is not to say there were no debts. The recession only made it worst. It plunged tons of...
"Keeping up with the Joneses" is a major concern of any multi-billion dollar corporation. This is most certainly the case with Walmart in relation to its main rivals in the industry. As a result, a new level of competitiveness has recently been reached. The company has announced...
Have you been contacted recently by a collection agency because you are behind your bills? If yes, it’s good to know what a collection agency is. A collection agency is a third party hired by the creditors to collect for long overdue accounts. From the creditors’ point of view, ...
Although credit cards can help people improve their credit and financial situation, they can also tempt people to get into trouble. Whether a credit card will be beneficial or detrimental to your financial health depends on if you use it correctly or incorrectly. This guide will help...
Everything from the rewards program structure to the annual fee, interest rate and other account features on your next credit card can affect your experience as an account holder. Chase is among the most well-known national banks, and it offers several credit card options for you to...
If you've recently received a Citibank credit or debit card in the mail, you're going to have to get it activated before you can use it to make purchases. The good news is that Citibank offers several ways to activate its branded credit and debit cards. All...
Loans are an essential component of the modern-day financial toolbox. They allow us to purchase the cars, homes, and degrees we all seek without spending decades scrounging up the money ourselves. That said, loans aren't guaranteed. If you want a great loan, you need a great credit score. And that's...