I was e-mailing with Stephen M. about his son's credit card strategy, credit score, and options. He observed that he's been focused on getting the most from rewards 'for at least 8 years' but "it is kind of funny, I tell people who travel a lot about it, but very few do it seriously." When frequent flyer programs began in the U.S. Show More Summary
Earning one mile per dollar spent on your rewards earning credit cards will usually get you nowhere fast, but if you start increasing that rate to 2x, 3x, 5x, or even 10x points per dollar spent, then award trips obviously come into view much, much faster. Show More Summary
The news that the discontinued, but grandfathered, Chase Marriott Rewards Premier Visa and Chase Amazon.ca Rewards Visa cards will be terminated has been circulating for a few days now. I have been waiting for my letter in the mail for confirmation, but still have yet to receive it. Show More Summary
PenFed Credit Union has just launched its own new travel rewards-focused card: the PenFed Pathfinder Rewards American Express® Card. This card is benefits-rich versus being the best for spend, though it's reasonably strong there too for a no annual fee card. Continue reading New Top 5 No Annual Fee Card Launched With Rich Benefits...
It's a new year, and you spent a bit too much this holiday season. Take the load off with a 0% interest card. There are plenty in the market, most with no annual fee and credit card rewards included as well! The post Which 0% Interest Credit Cards should you consider? appeared first on No Mas Coach!.
Wyndham Rewards currently offers one of the best value loyalty promotions for early 2018 with 15,000 bonus points after 3 stays using Visa Checkout. Simply register a Visa credit card through Visa Checkout and select this payment method for Wyndham brand hotels reservations completed by February 28, 2018. Show More Summary
Traveling for free with credit card points seems easy — until you try to do it yourself.
Any parent who has flown with a toddler or endured a 12-hour car ride with a screamer can tell you that, no matter how glamorous family travel seems, it’s not for the feint of heart. Even worse, family travel is usually a lot more expensive than single or couples travel. Show More Summary
I love my rewards credit cards for many reasons, and one of those reasons has nothing to do with the miles and points they earn me, but rather the price protections they provide. Stuff goes on sale all the time, and it can be massively annoying when something you bought today shows up for half price the next time you notice it online or in the store. Show More Summary
Chase issues some of the best rewards credit cards out there, though one of the major restrictions associated with being approved for many of their cards is the "5/24 rule." With Chase’s 5/24 policy, you typically won’t be approved for a card if you’ve opened five or more new accounts in the past 24 months. Show More Summary
I’m a big fan of the Alaska Airlines Visa Signature card, and it’s not just because I like to fly with Alaska Airlines. In fact, it’s not even because the card offers particularly generous rewards. While you can earn 3 miles per dollar...Show More Summary
The best perk of the excellent IHG® Rewards Club Select Credit Card is that it offers an anniversary free night certificate that's valid at virtually any IHG property in the world. Given that the card only has a $49 annual fee (which is waived the first year), that's like paying just $49 for a free night annually at any IHG property. Show More Summary
It’s been a while since I did a credit card post, though not much has changed since then. But, here’s my credit card strategy for 2018. If you didn’t already know, credit card rewards are the primary way in which I travel. This isShow More Summary
This past December my wife and I had the pleasure of a two night stay at the Ritz-Carlton, Santiago… and this is our story… dun dun! The Booking As a part of my sign-up for the Chase issued Ritz-Carlton Rewards credit card (not subject to Chase... The post Hotel Review: Ritz Carlton, Santiago (Remodeled!) appeared first on AcCounting Your Points.
You might be enjoying the benefits of a credit card with robust rewards today, but odds are when you were first getting started, it was hard to get even close to a card like that. That’s because, for those just getting started or who...Show More Summary
If you fly a lot, it makes sense to get a credit card with airline rewards. Now, if moderately priced Swedish furnishings are your thing, soon there will be a card specifically for you. READ MORE »
My two favorite hotel credit cards issued by Chase are The Hyatt Credit Card and the IHG® Rewards Club Select Credit Card. My favorite benefit of each card is the annual free night certificates they offer, which to me more than justify the annual fees. However, there are lots of other perks to the cards. Neither of these…
HDFC Bank Diners Club cardholders are getting another shot at HDFC 10X Reward Points for international spends. Through March 2018, you will be able to get 33% cash back or points for your international spends on this credit card. The post HDFC 10X Reward Points for International Spends (Diners Club) appeared first on Live from a Lounge.
American Express is one of the best credit card issuers in Canada because they have excellent rewards and benefits with their products. One exclusive is their AMEX Offers promotions. Generally, they involve a statement credit with a minimum purchase. Show More Summary
The new year is here and that means it is time to develop a 2018 Amex airline fee credit strategy if you have an Amex Platinum Card or the Amex Premier Rewards Gold Card so you don't leave money on the table since both come with annual...Show More Summary