Choosing Credit Cards

Physician's Money Digest, September30 2003, Volume 10, Issue 18

Shopping for a credit card can be alot like shopping for clothes—you wantto find something that suits your style. Ifyou pay the entire bill every month, lookfor a card with no annual fee. If youcarry a balance, interest rates are crucial.If you like the perks that using the cardcan earn you, make sure the goodies youget relate to your lifestyle. If you're atraveler, for example, look for a cardthat gives you frequent-flyer miles witheach purchase. Just be sure to opt for acard that partners with a carrier that fliesout of your local airport. If travel isn'tyour thing, you can choose a card thatgives you cash back. Whatever you'relooking for, the best place to comparecards is online at Bankrate.com.