Credit Cards Articles

Relevant Credit Cards articles and tips

What are the pros and cons of credit cards?


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

( 3 min read )

Can anyone get a credit card?


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

( 1 min read )

The pros and cons of getting a higher credit limit

From time to time, your lender will proactively ask you if you’d like to increase the limit on your credit card. But should you agree?


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

( 3 min read )

Uni students can save thousands with this discount guide

If you’re a university student who’s finding it hard to get by on a limited budget, you’ve come to the right place.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

( 3 min read )

Which of my debts should I pay off first?

If you’re wondering which of your debts to pay off first, the answer is simple – whichever has the highest interest rate.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

( 3 min read )

10 savings tips if you have kids

Raising children can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars, once you factor in food, education, clothing, entertainment, holidays, child care and medical bills.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

( 3 min read )

How to maximise your rewards points

The key to getting the most value from rewards programs is to shop smartly rather than extravagantly.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

( 4 min read )

Credit card interchange fee changes – winners and losers

From 1 July 2017, new credit card regulations recommended by the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) will come into effect, including a cap on interchange fees – the fees that credit card providers charge banks to cover the cost of processing credit card transactions.


Mark Bristow

Mark Bristow

( 5 min read )

What your shopping addiction is doing to your wallet

We’ve all felt that rush and sense of achievement when we snag a fantastic retail bargain, but according to experts, around six per cent of the population have a compulsive shopping disorder, or oniomania, and it can have detrimental effects.


Alex Ritchie

Alex Ritchie

( 4 min read )

^Words such as "top", "best", "cheapest" or "lowest" are not a recommendation or rating of products. This page compares a range of products from selected providers and not all products or providers are included in the comparison. There is no such thing as a 'one- size-fits-all' financial product. The best loan, credit card, superannuation account or bank account for you might not be the best choice for someone else. Before selecting any financial product you should read the fine print carefully, including the product disclosure statement, fact sheet or terms and conditions document and obtain professional financial advice on whether a product is right for you and your finances.

Compare your product with the big 4 banks, or add more products to compare
As seen on