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Most Students Think Debit Cards Build Credit (They’re Wrong)

By Steven Shaw on 9/28/2015
Sure, debit cards look almost identical to credit cards, but they’re very different. Among the biggest differences between these products is one of the most important: Debit cards do not have an effect on your credit score.
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Most Students Think Debit Cards Build Credit (They’re Wrong)

By Steven Shaw on 9/1/2015

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Sure, debit cards look almost identical to credit cards, but they’re very different. Among the biggest differences between these products is one of the most important: Debit cards do not have an effect on your credit score.

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Google Goes Analog With a Real Debit Card

By Steven Shaw on 11/22/2013

Google Goes Analog With a Real Debit Card

Google now offers a Google Wallet Card as a physical extension of the credit-, debit- and loyalty-card management app Google Wallet, allowing users to withdraw cash from ATMs and pay with the card in stores.

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Should You Use Credit or Debit When Shopping Online?

By Steven Shaw on 7/15/2013

Should You Use Credit or Debit When Shopping Online?

There’s nothing wrong with shopping online — it’s fast, easy and convenient — but it’s also important to make sure you know and trust the online companies you’re frequenting.

We recently received this question from a reader on how to cyber-shop safely:

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