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Welcome to CreditCardAssociate.com a human edited credit card resource and your independent source for all things credit card related.

What We Do

We strive to provide visitors with valuable information on all credit cards, which they will need in order to make an educated decision when choosing. We also research each card's interest rate, fees, credit rating required for approval, customer service phone number, links to online bill payment, and more.

Why We Are Different

This is an independently owned website; we do receive revenue from the Ads displayed on the website, but we do not use affiliate advertising, which can be much more manipulative, and the Ads on this site do not interfere with our editorials or our reviews.

We review each card honestly and thoroughly, reading through all of the fine print and pointing out any danger signs, whether it be lackluster rewards or an high interest rate. We don't try to steer visitors to any specific card, our loyalty lies with the consumers; we merely show them the facts and let them decide.

Other sites try to suggest cards based solely on higher affiliate commissions; we are not one of them!

If you come across a word you aren't sure about; read our credit card dictionary where we define most financial terms.

Latest Reviews

eBay MasterCard
 
3.3
"The eBay MasterCard compliments the most avid eBay shopper...."
MLB Extra Bases Credit Card
 
3.8
"The MLB Extra Bases credit card gives baseball fans a..."
Amazon.com Store Card
 
2.5
"The Amazon Store credit card gives Prime members the option..."
CarCareOne
 
1.3
"Under no circumstances should you apply for the CarCareOne credit..."

Latest News and Blog Entries

EMV Chip Card Fail

EMV Chip Card Fail

I was out shopping at my local Walmart for my nephew's birthday present. He was having his birthday party that weekend, and the theme of the party was Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. After picking out a birthday card I made a beeline towards the toy's section more specifically the area that held the turtle toys. I picked out a Shredder action figure after getting over the shock of toy's prices.

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New Blogging Features

​Much of 2015 was spent looking for and updating the blog section of the website. There were two key features I wanted to ensure the new blog component could handle. First it needed to include a biography section in a post, and second I wanted to be able to give registered website users a chance to post their own blog entries.

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Coin The Crowd Funded Credit Card Release Date Fall 2015

Coin The Crowd Funded Credit Card Release Date Fall 2015

Coin the crowd funded credit card device is now available for preorder! After missing several release dates the public can finally purchase their own Coin.

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Citi Reaches Agreement with CostCo to Issue Credit Cards

Citi Reaches Agreement with CostCo to Issue Credit Cards

Financial analysts have been chomping at the bit in anticipation of who would scoop up the CostCo credit card portfolio after American Express failed to renew their contract. The wait is finally over as Citi announced on March 2, 2015 that they're the apparent new partner and will issue VISA CostCo cards beginning April 1, 2016.

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Staples to Acquire Office Depot

Staples to Acquire Office Depot

Staples is set to buyout their rival Office Depot to become the biggest retailer in the office supply market.

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