Robert Harrow

Credit Card Expert

U.S. Merchants Win Right to Sue Card Networks Over EMV Implementation

A federal judge in a California court granted Florida merchants the opportunity to sue credit card giants Visa, Mastercard, American...

American Express Announces Changes for Platinum Customers

American Express rolled out some big changes for its Amex Platinum cardholders. We go over what these changes mean, and whether they will...

The Things You Should Never Pay for With a Credit Card

Find out what things you should absolutely never charge to your credit card. These items will result in heavy fees and potentially...

Instant Approval vs Guaranteed Approval Credit Cards: What You Should Know

Find out everything you should know about instant approval credit cards. We go over common questions like: Can you get a card number...

How to Negotiate a Higher Credit Limit

Find out how you need to approach your bank about getting a higher limit on your credit card. We go over the questions you should ask...

Should You Cancel a Credit Card You Don’t Use?

Before you call up to cancel your old credit card account, make sure you know everything that needs to be considered. We go over the...

Debit Cards vs Credit Cards: Does It Matter How You Swipe?

Find out the difference between using a debit card versus a credit card. We break down the benefits and features that matter the most in...

Why It Matters How You Redeem Your Reward Points

You worked hard to pick the right credit card and earn your points. However, your job isn’t done. How you use those points or miles matters...

What to Do If You Lose Your Debit/Credit Card?

Find out what you should do if your credit card, debit card or entire wallet goes missing. Are you on the hook for any unauthorized charges...

2016 Analysis of Regulatory Violations & Consumer Complaints

With the news of mass customer exploitation by Wells Fargo, we evaluated consumer complaints and regulatory violations to see how the rest...

Wells Fargo Agrees to Pay $185M in Regulatory Fines and Eliminate Product Goals for Bankers

The CFPB has ordered Wells Fargo to pay the largest penalty they Bureau ever imposed. Find out what happened and how it affects Wells Fargo...

Best Store Credit Cards 2019: What’s Worth Signing Up For?

These are the top store credit cards currently available to consumers, based on a number of different needs and factors. We also looked at...