What to Know About Minimum Payments and Your Credit Card


Rebuilding Credit After Divorce

November 12, 2019

Divorce can do a number on your finances – and your credit. Learn how to help your credit recover. Read more.

What Happens to Your Credit When You Get Married?

November 7, 2019

Learn what happens (or doesn't happen) to your credit when you get married. Read more.

How to Use a Secured Credit Card With a Credit Builder Loan to Build Credit

October 29, 2019

These 2 tools could help kick-start your credit, if you know how to use them and what to watch out for. Here's a breakdown that could help. Read more.

New Tracker Tool Helps Card Users Build Credit Wisely

October 24, 2019

We just released a new feature for Self Visa® Credit Card users to help keep you on track towards building credit. Get the details here. Read more.

How to Use Secured Cards to Build Credit

October 22, 2019

Secured credit cards can be a good option for establishing or rebuilding credit. Learn how they work and whether they're right for you. Read more.

The Difference Between Hard and Soft Credit Inquiries

October 21, 2019

The main difference between hard and soft inquiries is how they impact your credit score. Learn the difference between these and what to watch out for. Read more.

What to Think About Before Taking on a New Loan

October 8, 2019

It can be tempting to get a loan to solve an immediate problem. But to avoid worse problems down the road, there are some things to consider before taking on more debt. Read more.

What is APR and Why Does it Matter?

October 3, 2019

APR is often featured in marketing for credit cards and loans - and federally regulated. But what is it and why should you care? Here's how understanding APR could impact you – for better or worse. Read more.