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How to avoid gift card fraud this holiday

How to avoid gift card fraud this holiday

Gift cards have become one of the most popular gifts for the holiday season. While these can be extremely helpful stocking stuffers – and last minute gifts (we won’t tell anyone) – they are also susceptible to fraud and criminal

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Best way to pay for things while traveling

Best way to pay for things while traveling

When you’re on vacation, money is the last thing you want to worry about. But when getting away from your normal routine, simple questions like “am I carrying enough cash?” can become a big deal when you need to buy

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Why you should enroll in PenFed Card Security Text Alerts: A true story.

Why you should enroll in PenFed Card Security Text Alerts: A true story.

The reality. You’re busy. The second reality. You’ve got a lot going on during your day and you use your debit or credit card almost every single day on expenses like gas, groceries, dining, travel, and entertainment. Using your debit

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What to do if you are the victim of credit card fraud

What to do if you are the victim of credit card fraud

Credit card fraud can be a scary proposition in which you and your hard-earned cash are separated from one another. This could be because your card has been lost or stolen, or it could mean that your card number has

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16 common myths about your credit score

16 common myths about your credit score

With so many good reasons to get a credit card, the fact is that mismanaging your payments can leave you with a puny credit score that’s too weak to qualify you for that big wish list item you’ve been hankering

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PenFed Platinum Rewards Visa Signature Card

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