Robert Harrow

Robert reports on the credit card industry, focusing on how changes to regulations and card offerings will impact issuers and consumers alike. Prior to working at ValuePenguin, Robert researched cancer imaging and treatment laser systems at CUNY Hunter College. He graduated with a major in Physics and minor in Mathematics from Hunter.

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What Multimillion-Dollar Fines For Credit-Reporting Agencies Mean for Consumers

As the agencies who gather data on your credit records, Equifax, TransUnion, and Experian seem to many consumers to be allies in a world Read More

3rd Annual Study of Credit Card Complaints (2017)

We crunched the numbers to see where in the United States people are having the most trouble with their credit cards. By analyzing CFPB... Read More

New Yorkers May Soon Begin Paying Credit Card Surcharges

The U.S. Supreme Court vacated a decision of the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, giving life to a case that can mean New Yorkers... Read More

How Credit-Card Debt Has Crept Up--And How Cardholders Can Control It

A recent report from WalletHub reveals that Americans piled on an additional $89.2 billion in credit card debt in 2016. Read More

What Are The Best Credit Union Credit Cards? (2017)

We found the best credit union credit cards available to consumers today. Our list contains a break down and comparison of credit union... Read More

Capital One® Venture® Rewards vs Capital One® VentureOne® Rewards Credit Card: Which One Is Better For You?

We compared and contrasted the Capital One VentureOne to the Capital One Venture credit card. In our analysis, we go over which of these... Read More

Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card vs Chase Freedom®: How to Pick Between The Two

We compare and contrast the Chase Freedom Credit Card to the Chase Sapphire Preferred. Our analysis goes over which consumers should get... Read More

Hike In Fed Rate Adds Hundreds Of Millions of Dollars to Credit Card Debt

This week’s rise in the Federal funds rate will pile an additional $409 million in debt onto the balances of consumers in 200 U.S. cities... Read More

How To Apply For Student Loans Without Damaging Your Credit Score

For many young people, a student loan represents their first significant experience with borrowing, and with the complex world of credit Read More

Ink Business Cash℠ Credit Card vs Ink Business Preferred℠ Credit Card: Which Is Better For Your Small Business?

We analyzed the Chase Ink Cash and Chase Ink Preferred to see which one is better for different types of businesses. Our guide also goes... Read More