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Beverly Harzog

Beverly Harzog

Credit Card Expert, Bestselling Author & Consumer Advocate

My mission in life is to help you stay out of credit trouble. But if you’re already having a credit card crisis and you have debt, I’m here to help you break free from it.

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Capital One Secured MasterCard Review

Here's a freshly updated review of the Capital One Secured MasterCard. About a year ago, there were changes regarding the security deposit and credit limits. Rest easy, I got your back. It's all good and I'll explain it in the "Rates & Fees" section below. And just so...

BankAmericard Secured Credit Card Review

Note to my subscribers: If you've gotten this post twice, my apologies. When it went out two days ago, I had not published an updated review for it. In fact, I have no idea why that went out since the pub date was January 17, 2017. Anyway, this is now updated! Sorry...

SunTrust Secured Card with Cash Rewards Review

SunTrust is based in my hometown, Atlanta, Georgia, so I see branches all the time. When I saw one yesterday, it reminded me that I need to update my review for the SunTrust Secured Credit Card. So here ya go! And I'm so glad I reviewed it again because a lot of happy...

primor Secured Visa Classic Card Review

How does a fixed rate and no credit check sound to you? Well, if you're in a situation where this sounds pretty darn good, then the primor Secured Visa Classic Card has your back. And there's also the Secured primor Gold credit card. It appears that you need to apply...

U.S. Bank Secured Visa Card Review

This is an update of my review of the U.S. Bank Secured Visa Card. There have been some slight changes since my last review, but this credit card is still a good option for anyone who wants to rebuild or establish credit. Readers have generously shared a lot of...

Citi Secured MasterCard Review

For the longest time, I had to tell folks that they could only apply for the Citi Secured MasterCard in a Citi bank branch. Thank goodness that changed because it really limited access to this card. When it comes to secured credit cards, the Citi Secured MasterCard is...

Chase Freedom Credit Card Review

Since I recently reviewed the Chase Freedom Unlimited credit card, I decided it was a good time to update my review of the Chase Freedom card so you can compare the two cards. Now, the Chase Freedom credit card has always been one of my favorite cash back cards for...

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