The first level of elite status is getting harder to obtain, and less valuable to have. Airlines often value their credit card holders as much as first-tier elites. For folks who fly regularly but not enough for status, just getting the airline's card (and not putting spending on it) may be the right strategy. Continue reading Make Your Own Airline Elite Status...
More and more newlyweds are putting off their honeymoons. A lot of busy couples reach this decision because of scheduling conflicts, while others simply see no hurry to rush it. But other soon-to-be-married couples are putting off their honeymoons for one reason only: money. Show More Summary
As I wrote about a few weeks back, in celebration of National Small Business Week, Chase is offering increased sign-up bonuses on two of their most popular business credit cards. I figured I'd post a reminder, because today, May 25,Show More Summary
Several companies are rolling out high-tech cards that promise to replace all your credit and debit cards with one secure option
Two of my favorite rewards credit cards, the Ink Plus and the Ink Cash business cards from Chase, both have increased sign-up bonuses that are advertized to end today, Monday May 25th. Getting the largest sign-up bonus for the cardShow More Summary
Digital payment providers are trying to make your wallet obsolete. Our partners at CNET are reporting on “smart cards” technology that allows you to keep all your credit and debit card information in one place. CNET senior editor Dan Ackerman joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss how it works.
Smart cards want to replace your wallet full of debit and credit cards with one dynamic smart card. Here's what you need to know.
HDFC Bank Diners Club Credit Cards come with an unexpected benefit. Tonnes of targetted and secular reward point promotions. Here is a low down on some of them, and how to make the most of it. The post I am loving the HDFC Bank Diners Club Black Credit Card appeared first on Live from a Lounge.
A recap of our posts from the past two weeks in the categories of: credit cards, deals, manufactured spending, travel, questions & answers & more. The post Long Term REDbird Strategy, Advanced Gift Card Arbitrage, 300k Miles from 4 Cards, Free Miles, Money & More! appeared first on Miles to Memories.
Waking up and seeing no mysterious bar charges on your credit card bill is a joy that you did not know existed until now.
I don’t write a whole lot about Capital One credit cards for a number of reasons, mainly being that their points are fixed value points which aren’t usually my favorite, they are known for pulling your credit from all three credit bureaus when you apply for a card (most just pull from one), and their sign-up bonuses aren’t always that exciting. Show More Summary
This is a quick reminder that the increased sign up bonus for the Chase Ink Plus and Chase Ink Cash credit cards are ending tomorrow Monday May 25, 2015. Both of these offers are experiencing an additional 10,000 points on top of the...Show More Summary
Yandex.Money, a Russian money transfer service, have updated their Windows Phone app to version 2.4. The app lets users make payments, purchase virtual goods, top up their phone and more, supporting more than 220,000 services. The update brings support for the use of any credit card to make transfers and payments to other users of […]
How to Close Citi Credit Cards Online Last year during the AAdvantage Executive 100,000 mile deal, I picked up a total of The post How to Close Citi Credit Cards Online appeared first on Miles to Memories.
When my main credit card got yanked for some kind of fraud activity earlier this month (as it seems all of them do, sooner or later) I had the unpleasant task of going back over my bills to see what companies I’d need to give a new credit card number. Among those many (Amazon, Apple, […]
With all the things you have to be concerned about in life, you'd think by the time you hit your 50s or 60s, you could stop worrying about having a good credit score. You may have bought and sold homes, paid off credit cards, successfully negotiated lease agreements, and paid off [...]
Snapchat is investing in shopping app Spring, according to Re/code. Spring is a mobile app like a virtual mall, where items from hundreds of brands can be purchased with a pre-uploaded credit card and a single button swipe. Neither Spring nor Snapchat would confirm the investment to me. Show More Summary
Debit Card Data Thefts at All Kinds of ATMs Soar Criminals are stealing card data from U.S. automated teller machines at the highest rate in two decades, preying on ATMs while merchants crack down on fraud at the checkout counter. From January to April 9, 2015, the number of attacks on [...]
Apple has started shipping out the gold Apple Watch Edition to pre-order customers. A number of people are reporting that Apple has started shipping out the gold Apple Watch Edition models. Customers have seen their credit cards charged,...Show More Summary
Starting on Monday of this week, Apple began preparing to ship out the first batch of gold Apple Watch Editions to customers who pre-ordered in April. MacRumors readers have begun seeing credit card charges for the devices and have received shipping notifications and courier information from Apple. Show More Summary