The 2012 holiday season may have seen more plastic gift cards bought than ever before. But at least one survey suggests many shoppers were avoiding using their credit cards for seasonal purchases, That's great if you were one of them. But what if you're starting 2013 with more credit card debt than you're comfortable with?
A number of credit card technologies are moving fast. But the ones that looks set to move most quickly in 2013 are those enabling mobile payments.
Brits may want to reconsider, since an investment in switching plastic could have a hefty payoff.
A new generation of U.S. plastic that comes with on-board microprocessor chips are compatible with most foreign payment systems. But they're still far from the solution we'd hoped for.
More and more seniors are struggling to cope with debt -- and especially credit card debt. And things look set to get worse.
How would you like to have an assistant to get a price adjustment on that TV you bought that just went on sale? Citi may be able to help.
Revealing too much personal information on online social networks can make you vulnerable to cybercrime, including credit card fraud.
You might be able to add your child as a secondary card holder on your credit card account. But whether that's a good idea depends on a variety of factors.