Credit Card Category

Founded in 1997, Merrick Bank is FDIC insured and recognized as a top-20 issuer of VISA cards. In total, it serves nearly 3 million cardholders. It offers credit cards to help consumers with poor credit to build credit history and to receive FICO credit scores for free.

Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, Celtic Bank is a privately owned industrial bank chartered by the State of Utah. Celtic Bank has ranked as one of the top ten SBA lenders nationally since 2013. Celtic Bank has a proven track record in a range of industries. Celtic Bank offers a number of credit cards for consumers to earn cash back or build credit history.

A Credit Strong account is the fusion of a secured consumer installment loan and a savings account. During the life of your Credit Strong account you build both credit history and savings. Credit Strong accounts are available in all states in the United States except for North Carolina, Wisconsin and Vermont.

Synchrony is the provider of Sam's Club Mastercard, which has no annual fee, gives 5% cash rewards on gas purchases, 3% back on dining and travel.

Banco Popular de Puerto Rico is a financial services company that has operated in Puerto Rico, mainland United States, and Virgin Islands for over 120 years. It offers travel credit cards that allow you to earn Avianca LifeMiles. Avianca is the largest airline in Colombia and second largest in Latin America. Avianca is a member airline of Star Alliance.

Bank of America is one of the world's leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle-market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk management products and services. The company provides unmatched convenience in the United States, serving millions of consumer and small business clients with thousands of retail financial centers and ATMs, and award-winning digital banking. Bank of America credit cards offer perks such as $500 bonus, 3% cash back, travel rewards, 0% on balance transfers, business rewards.

Business credit cards let small businesses earn rewards on business purchases and manage expenses properly. They allow business owners to separate business expenses from personal expenses, give employee cards, and receive exclusive access to events that are ideal for entertaining clients or treating staff, etc. Many small business credit cards come with perks such as 0% interest on purchases and balance transfers, customized business credit lines, cash back or travel rewards for spending at gas stations, restaurants, office supply stores. Compared with personal cards, business credit cards tend to have higher credit limits. And business credit cards may offer better rewards on purchases of office supplies, gas, etc. You may apply for business credit cards as a sole proprietor if you haven't registered an LLC or corporation.

Capital One issues credit cards in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom and is one of the largest credit card issuers. It offers a wide variety of credit cards that are designed for people from all walks of life. Its credit card portfolio include credit cards for people with good or excellent credit, which usually come with bonus and cash back, entry-level credit cards for people with limited or average credit, which help them build credit history, secured credit cards for people with no credit or sub-prime credit, and business credit cards for small business owners.


Self Lender provides credit monitoring services and credit-building loans regardless of your credit score. It can be used as an ideal tool for people with bad or damaged credit ratings to improve their credit scores. Self Lender helps you get a small loan that you save in a CD for 12 or 24 months (FDIC- insured certificate of deposit bank account). No hard credit pull and no credit history required. Self Lender reports to all 3 credit bureaus.


Amalgamated Bank of Chicago (ABOC) is a commercial bank headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, United States. In addition to its downtown Chicago office, the bank has a branch office in Warrenville, Illinois. Founded in 1922, the bank has more than $750 million in assets and manages more than $7 billion in pension funds. It offers credit cards that let you earn $150 bonus and rewards on everyday purchases, with 0% introductory APR and no annual fee.