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Bill Hardekopf

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Bill Hardekopf is chief executive of, which compares and rates more than 1,000 credit cards. He is the co-author of "The Credit Card Guidebook."

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How to Choose an Emergency Card for Your Teen

By Bill Hardekopf

How responsible are your kids? The cards they carry for emergencies are ultimately your responsibility.

09:30AM 03/24/14

Young Love for Prepaid Debit Cards? We Take Them Out Once a Month

By Bill Hardekopf

Prepaid debit cards have become a popular alternative to checking accounts for more of us, especially those of us under the age of 50.

09:30AM 03/17/14

You Can Pay Your Taxes with a Credit Card. Should You?

By Bill Hardekopf

Consider all your options before paying taxes with a credit card. A smarter solution may be out there.

09:30AM 03/10/14

ID Thieves Took Less Money Last Year

By Bill Hardekopf

Don't relax, though. Identity theft is happening all the time, literally.

09:30AM 03/03/14

In U.S., Massive Card Fraud Is Still Cheaper Than Safety

By Bill Hardekopf

The United States still lags behind the rest of the world on moving to more secure EMV credit cards.

09:30AM 02/03/14

Here Are the Credit Card Companies We Complain About Most

By Bill Hardekopf

The results of this collection of complaints flip when you look at purchase volume.

09:30AM 01/28/14

10 Signs Your Identity's Been Stolen

By Bill Hardekopf

Your personal information, email, credit cards and bank accounts are not as private and protected as you think.

09:30AM 01/27/14

What Happened Last Year in Credit, Debit Cards

By Bill Hardekopf

Identity theft and reforms by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau dominated the credit card headlines in 2013.

09:30AM 01/04/14

10 Tips for Reducing Credit Card Debt in 2014

By Bill Hardekopf

Holiday shopping has concluded, and millions of consumers bought things they probably couldn't afford. Now what?

09:30AM 12/30/13

10 Tips to Better Holiday Credit Card Management

By Bill Hardekopf

The holidays can add plenty of charges to your credit card, especially if you let the emotions of gift giving overcome common sense.

09:30AM 12/09/13

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