You’ve read the headlines: In the last week, the U.S. prime lending rate was raised from 5.0% to 5.25%. This rate is used by many banks as an index to set their own interest rates for consumer..
Recently two of our members reported unauthorized charges on their Hanscom Federal Credit Union credit cards. Both members stated their cards had been compromised when they clicked on a pop-up ad..
When I mentioned to a co-worker that I was vacationing in Europe this summer, this intrepid traveler shared an excellent money-saving tip with me:
When you're using your credit card to pay for a..
You hear it every time you step up to the counter to pay: “Would you like to save an extra 20% on your purchases when you open up a credit card with us today?” I feel a little foolish declining..
Like many newlyweds, Tarah and Ryan of Littleton, MA, dreamed about becoming homeowners someday. Their first step? Getting a handle on their credit scores. A preliminary check in 2014 surprised..
The top two factors that determine your FICO score are your history of paying back what you owe and how much you owe compared to your credit limits.
However, five elements make up your FICO..
Choosing the right credit card is crucial to building your credit. Don’t leave this important decision to chance. Learn the ins and outs of all those offers to find the card that best fits your..
So, you’ve done your homework and determined a balance transfer is right for you. You still need a plan to choose the best way to consolidate your debt.
Credit card interest rates can be a tricky business. Yours may start low then go sky high after a few months. Your rate can also change if you pay late, charge beyond your limit, perform a balance..
If your employer issues credit cards for business-related purposes, count yourself lucky. Depending on company policy, this provides workers like you with the flexibility to make essential..