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Discover, AmEx tie for tops in customer satisfaction

By Fred Williams
Published: August 28, 2014

American Express, the perennial leader in J.D. Power's ranking, shares the top satisfaction score for the first time since the survey started in 2007

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One mistake results in big credit score drop --A single mistake on a card bill caused a huge drop in a customer's score and highlights a credit rule: The bigger the score, the harder the fall... (more)
Speaking of Credit
How closing cards and student loans affects FICO scores --Keeping cards active and paying loans on time is best way to maintain a strong credit score... (more)
Maxing out card might be worth temporary credit score ding --Maxing out your card will have a negative effect on your credit score, however, the potentially positive payment history might just be worth it... (more)
Don't expect big score boost when unpaid debt falls off credit report --Is an old debt, charged off seven years ago, finally falling off your credit report? Sorry, but there's not likely to be a big rise in your score. It could even fall... (more)
Understanding credit limits and how they work --Understanding how charging and repayments work with your first card can save you from financial headaches in the future... (more)
Time-barred debt can still do damage even after 13 years --Credit checks for mortgages go deep and collection efforts may restart, so even on a debt 13 years old, potential damage can linger... (more)