Tag Archives: Discover

When Discover cuts benefits, I’ll use another card

Kelly Dilworth

For years, I’ve taken my credit card benefits, such as rental car insurance and an extended warranty, for granted. Not anymore. With Discover canceling some card benefits in February, I’m realizing I will lose a lot when those extra perks…
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Credit scores are hot, cool cars are not

Brady Porche

If you have a high credit score and you’re single, you’re ready to mingle – even if you drive a ’92 Ford Taurus. The latest in a string of surveys supporting the sex appeal of the credit score superstar comes…
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Will identity theft monitoring be the next big card perk?

Kelly Dilworth

Discover’s new free tool scours the dark web for a cardholder’s Social Security number and sends alerts by text or email if it turns up anything. So far, the tool hasn’t turned up my SSN on any risky websites. I’m…
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Usernames and passwords, don’t slow me down!

Kimberley Carmona

Like most people my age, I use my mobile phone for everything. I use my phone to connect with people, check the weather and order groceries. I also track how much I have in my bank account using my mobile bank app. I…
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Despite good credit, I got socked with a high APR card

Kelly Dilworth

The opacity of credit card offers hit home for me recently when I was approved for a Discover it Miles card. Within minutes of applying, I was pleasantly surprised to see that I had been approved for a $13,000 credit…
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