Robert Harrow

Credit Card Expert

Robert is the head of the Credit Card vertical at ValuePenguin and has been covering the card industry since 2014. His work has been featured in Reuters, Marketwatch, the New York Times and more.

How To Evaluate Credit Card Sign-Up Offers

Credit card bonuses are everywhere. Offers come to us in the mail, pop-up online, and are even pushed on us by bankers. We break down how...

Credit Card Travel Insurance: Is It Enough?

Find out whether you can rely on your credit card for travel insurance benefits. We go over what’s typically covered, what you need to do...

Police Gain The Right To Search Credit Cards Without A Warrant

The information stored on a credit card has been deemed not part of the Fourth Amendment. After a monumental decision by The US Court of...

Credit Card Interest Laws Everyone Should Know

Nobody wants to pay high credit card interest – more so if they don’t have to in the first place. We outlined credit card interest...

The Worst Credit Mistakes New Homeowners Make

With how much they have going on, new homeowners may not realize the small credit mistakes they are making. If left unchecked, these can...

How To Use Credit Cards To Protect Your Purchases

When you charge a purchase to a credit card, you potentially unlock a number of protections. If your item is damaged, stolen, or defective...

What You Should Know About Cards With No Pre-Set Spending Limit

Having no pre-set spending limit can be an enticing benefit. However, to get the most out of cards with this perk, it’s important to...

How To Build Up A Business Credit Score

Find out what you should know about building up your company’s credit score. We go over some of the most vital components in getting on the...

Chase Ultimate Rewards® Adds Flying Blue As Partner

After a new deal, select Chase Ultimate Reward users can now transfer their points to Flying Blue. But should they? We examine the new...

Dealing With Mistakes On Your Credit Report

With how prevalent credit mistakes are, everyone should know how to combat them. We detail how consumers can find errors and what steps...

How To Manage A Budget With Credit Cards

Budgeting with credit cards is often difficult to do. We go over some of the most common problems people run into when trying to do it, and...

Why High Net Worth Individuals Prefer Cash Back Rewards

Though they have lower rewards rates, cash back credit cards hold some of the biggest saving potential of any rewards program. We go over...