67 million Americans may have trouble paying credit card bills

67 million Americans may have trouble paying credit card bills

Even before the spread of COVID-19 brought the U.S. economy to a near standstill, Americans were taking on increasing amounts of debt. Now, around 67 million Americans said they will have trouble paying their credit card bills due to the outbreak and its aftermath, according to a…

Coronavirus and Credit Card Relief

Coronavirus and Credit Card Relief

In these unprecedented times, even credit card companies are stepping up to help. Image source: Getty Images Anxiety and uncertainty feel like the norm these days, but as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread, we’ve also seen people and businesses coming together to assist one…

The 9 best credit cards of April 2020

The 9 best credit cards of April 2020

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US credit card lenders reel as borrowers get laid off

US credit card lenders reel as borrowers get laid off

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The best credit cards of May 2020

The best credit cards of May 2020

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Credit card debt in the U.S. hits all-time high of $930 billion—here’s how to tackle yours with a balance transfer

Credit card debt in the U.S. hits all-time high of $930 billion—here’s how to tackle yours with a balance transfer

The Discover offers on this page are no longer available via CNBC. As a result, Discover offers described on this page may be out of date.The Discover it® Balance Transfer offer is not currently in market. Credit card debt hit a record high of $930…

Contact your credit card issuer: Fees or payments may be waived amid coronavirus pandemic

Contact your credit card issuer: Fees or payments may be waived amid coronavirus pandemic

Your credit card company may cut you some slack during the coronavirus pandemic. With repercussions from the outbreak including job cuts, furloughs and business closings, credit card companies are preparing for some cardholders to have problems making their monthly bills. U.S. companies have already announced more than 1,000 job cuts as…

Here’s how to protect your credit during the coronavirus pandemic if you’re struggling to pay bills

Here’s how to protect your credit during the coronavirus pandemic if you’re struggling to pay bills

Nearly six in 10 Americans say their income has been negatively impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, according to TransUnion’s poll of over 3,000 U.S. adults fielded last week. About 78% are worried about paying their bills and making good on loans. They may be right to worry —…