Funto Omojola started writing for NerdWallet in 2020. Before joining NerdWallet, she covered personal finance-related topics for financial websites and organizations and has over five years of experience writing about money. Her writing has been featured in MarketWatch, Yahoo Finance, Realtor.com, New York Post, and Nasdaq, among others. Funto earned a bachelor's degree in global and international studies and an MFA from Bard College. She is based in Brooklyn, New York.
- Education: B.A. in global and international studies from Bard College, MFA in writing from Bard College
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8 Under-the-Radar Credit Cards With Hard-to-Find Perks
These lesser-known or less-heralded cards feature rare perks like higher-than-usual rewards rates, uncommon bonus categories or easy-to-snag bonuses.
Best Chase Balance Transfer Credit Cards
These Chase credit cards offer 0% introductory APR periods on balance transfers.
TD Double Up Card Review: 2% Cash Back, With Some Strings
The card features an unlimited 2% back on all purchases, an intro APR promo and a sign-up bonus. But it's not available everywhere, and that 2% rate isn't automatic.
5 Things to Know About the Cabela’s and Bass Pro Shops Cards
The cards can offer decent savings for Cabela's and Bass Pro Shops loyalists who don't mind redeeming rewards solely with the retailers.
Citi Double Cash Moving to Points System — but You Still Get the Same Cash Back
The card, a pioneer among high flat-rate cash-back credit cards, is also eliminating its $25 minimum redemption in most cases.
Best Credit Cards of 2022: The Most Unique Features of Each Winner
From eye-popping rewards rates to unique redemption options, here are the most notable features of this year’s top cards.
How to Optimize Chase Freedom, Discover it Cash Back for Q1 2022
This quarter, you’ll be rewarded for everyday spending, and for more unique purchases as well.
Aeroplan Credit Card Review: Big Incentives for Big Spenders
The card offers a generous bonus and valuable Air Canada-specific perks, and is rewarding in many spending categories
Should I Get the Capital One Venture X Card?
Paying the card’s premium annual fee can be worth it for the lucrative perks and rewards it offers — if you're willing to use the issuer’s travel portal.
5 Things to Know About the GameStop Credit Card
If you're expecting rewards or benefits, prepare to be 'pwned.' Even GameStop loyalists will be better off with a different card.