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The Best Card for Your Credit Style

Zero in on the best card by figuring out how you handle credit.

There's more to picking a credit card than comparing annual percentage rates. A bad fit could mean paying more fees or a higher interest rate than you need to. To find the best card for you, consider the following:

And if you're transferring a balance, compare low introductory rates, and how quickly they will disappear.

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