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[31 May 2019 | No Comment | 4,200 views]
Bad Credit Subprime Credit Card Lenders

Credit card issuers are ramping up lending to consumers with poor credit but borrowers beware — the terms aren’t always going to be good. Lending to subprime consumers — typically those with a FICO credit score of below 660 — climbed 41% last year, with banks issuing 1.1 million new credit cards to riskier consumers, a four-year high, according to a recent report from credit reporting agency Equifax.

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[9 Feb 2014 | One Comment | 35,970 views]
Rebuild Credit With a U.S. Bank Secured Visa Credit Card

The U.S. Bank Secured Visa Card, which is from a large bank, usually have the best credit card terms. Your security deposit can range from $300 to $5,000 and you earn interest on it, which is excellent. The fine print notes that your application could be denied if you’ve had a bankruptcy, are less than 18 years old, or if your security deposit is less than $300 to start.

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[8 Jun 2013 | 2 Comments | 13,459 views]
Rebuild Credit With a Citi Secured MasterCard

When it comes to secured credit cards, the Citi Secured MasterCard is one of the good guys. You’ll see why this is a good card for consumers with bad credit when we get to the rates and fees.

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[21 Sep 2012 | One Comment | 20,467 views]
How to Increase Your FICO Score 50 Points in 30 Days

Sometimes, people make bad decisions and they end up losing their house, car and credit cards that ruin their credit history.