No. of Recommendations: 0
I need to apply for a credit card so that I can use it for a one-time purchase. I have a dying tree in my yard that I need to be removed as soon as possible.

I have a credit score of 711, but I also have some outstanding credit card debt that I am paying off.

0% introductory APR for 12 months is a must.
Any rewards or bonuses are not s important to me.

My goal is to pay the balance off before the introductory 0% APR expires.

Is this the best path to take?
If not, should I consider a home equity loan to cover the expense of having the tree removed?

Any feedback would be greatly appreciated.
Print the post  

Announcements

UGC Disclosure Notice Regarding Credit Card Posts
Community board discussions about credit cards are not provided or commissioned by banks who may have advertising relationships with The Motley Fool. Responses have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the bank advertiser. It is not the bank advertiser's responsibility to ensure all posts and/or questions are answered.
TMF Credit Center
The Motley Fool Credit Center arms you with real tools and simple messages, that will help you in every credit situation.
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.