Last Chance to Get Free Lounge Club Passes from Chase Ink

One of the many perks of the Chase Ink cards is the free airport lounge access they afford cardholders. However, the complimentary “Lounge Club” program is coming to an end on April 30th, so you need to act fast if you haven’t already taken advantage of this benefit. The Lounge Club offer provides Chase Ink … Continue reading “Last Chance to Get Free Lounge Club Passes from Chase Ink”

Citizens Bank CashBack Platinum MasterCard Offers 10% Cash Back on Gas

Does that headline sound too good to be true? A full 10% in cash back on all gas purchases with the Citizens Bank CashBack Platinum MasterCard? No way! Well, it is, sadly. Because there’s a huge caveat. That 10% cash back on gas is only good for the first $1,000 in gas purchases. And they … Continue reading “Citizens Bank CashBack Platinum MasterCard Offers 10% Cash Back on Gas”

Serve Will No Longer Allow Non-Amex Credit Card Loads

Big (bad) news for those of you who use American Express Serve to pay monthly bills and increase your credit card spending. Come April 16th, 2015, you will ONLY be able to load your Serve account with a credit card if it’s an American Express card. Put another way, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa credit cards … Continue reading “Serve Will No Longer Allow Non-Amex Credit Card Loads”

Bank Launches Scented Credit Card to Attract Female Customers

Forget about Apple Pay and virtual wallets. Plastic credit cards are still being innovated and we’ve yet to really maximize their potential. That is…until now. A bank in the United Arab Emirates has just launched a credit card that emits an odor that is pleasing to women. The aim of the new “LAHA Al Hilal” … Continue reading “Bank Launches Scented Credit Card to Attract Female Customers”

The Citi Costco Credit Card: Coming in 2016

For Citi and Visa, it’s great news. For American Express, not so much. Last month, American Express announced that it was ending its ongoing relationship with Costco, which included a co-branded credit card and merchant acceptance agreements. The current arrangement is set to end on March 31st, 2016, at which point American Express cards will … Continue reading “The Citi Costco Credit Card: Coming in 2016”

American Express Is Raising Interest Rates: Who Cares!

So major media recently reported that American Express is raising interest rates after discovering that its APRs were “significantly lower than market rates.” They have already begun sending out letters to customers who are affected by the change. The move apparently affects a “small percentage” of the company’s 55-million strong customer base, with the average … Continue reading “American Express Is Raising Interest Rates: Who Cares!”