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Policy details and exclusions vary, but, in general, you must use your credit card that includes the coverage to pay your cellphone service provider's bill. (See Credit cards and cellphone insurance)Care Credit mobile app: New features, but a high APR -- Care Credit has rolled out a new mobile app that allows you to pay for medical procedures without having your card, but consumer advocates warn against getting the card in the first place ...(See Care Credit mobile app )Artificial intelligence: How AI is changing credit cards -- Artificial intelligence is changing credit card rewards and powering financial tools to help you save more, stick to a budget and pick the perfect hotel based on past preferences. (See AI and credit cards)Crypto cash back card rolls out in Europe -- Revolut's Metal card will offer cash back in the form of traditional currency or cryptocurrency, along with perks such as concierge service and travel insurance ...You can become an authorized user or joint account holder on a friend or family member's credit card account.Someone may cosign for you on a small loan that is reported by the lender.Experian also offers the Extended View score, which utilizes information from various public records and other sources beyond credit reports to help lenders determine lending risk.When a person applies for credit but does not have a traditional credit history, the Extended View score provides an additional tool to help accurately identify them as a good credit risk, enabling them gain access to traditional, lower cost credit resources that are important to financial success.Credit scores traditionally were calculated using the information from your credit report, so without a credit report you couldn't have a credit score.
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Experian was the first credit reporting company to include positive rent payment information in its credit reports, helping those without credit establish a credit report for the first time.
Not all rental data is reported to Experian, but the number of accounts is growing each month.
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(See Credit score simulators)Multi-attraction passes help you save on big city travel -- Multi-attraction passes in places such as New York City, Rome and Southern California can help you save money and skip long ticket lines. (See Multi-attraction passes)Credit alternatives target millennials -- Leading millennial brands including Venmo, Starbucks and So Fi have debuted new credit products aimed at credit-card-shy millennials. Paying with plastic means there's no reason to save a bucket of quarters. (See Coin laundries)Mastercard patent could let cardholders pay in bitcoin -- A new patent issued to Mastercard covers a method for “managing fractional reserves of blockchain currency.” Translation: A consumer someday could use a credit card to pay in virtual currency like bitcoin. (See Mastercard bitcoin patent)Metal credit cards aren't just for the wealthy now -- Metal credit cards aren't just for the wealthy now.
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