Author: Aaron Crowe

Aaron Crowe is a journalist who specializes in personal finance. He has written for AOL Real Estate, HSH.com, US News & World Report, Wisebread, LearnVest, AOL Daily Finance, AARP, Wells Fargo, Allstate, the USC Marshall School of Business, and Credit.com, as well as other insurance, credit and investment websites. Check out his website at AaronCrowe.net.

What To Do If You Lose Your Credit Card

Losing something can put you in a panic. If it’s a credit card, losing it can be especially troublesome. A thief who steals it or someone finds it could ring up charges on your credit card, which you may have to pay some of if you don’t report …

How to Get Cash From A Credit Card

If you don’t have any cash on you, walking by an ATM without enough money in your bank account to cover a withdrawal can be frustrating Many credit cards, however, can be used to withdraw cash from an ATM, whether it’s your bank or not. Just like that, …

Soft Inquiry Vs. Hard Inquiry

Sometimes it’s the little things in life that can make all the difference. A small ding to your credit score can drop it just enough from being in the excellent credit score range to the good score range. That can be enough to cause lenders to charge you …

Can You Buy Bitcoin with a Credit Card?

If you’re going to join the roller coaster ride of investing in Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies, buying virtual currency can take more effort than it does to make typical investments online. You’ll likely have to buy it through an exchange — a website to trade one currency for …