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Why You Won’t Be Able to Use American Express at Costco Anymore

Why You Won’t Be Able to Use American Express at Costco Anymore
April 21, 2015 No Comments »

A month ago, I wrote about how Citi and Visa partnered with Costco, thereby kicking American Express out in the process. That new arrangement will begin on April 1st, 2016, at which point Amex credit cards won’t be accepted by ... Read More »

Discover Launches On/Off Switch for Credit Cards

Discover Launches On/Off Switch for Credit Cards
April 20, 2015 1 Comment »

I think just about everyone has misplaced their credit card at one time or another, only to find it just minutes or hours later. The problem is that you don’t want to keep that misplaced credit card active while it’s ... Read More »

What Is the American Express Please Pay By Date?

What Is the American Express Please Pay By Date?
April 16, 2015 No Comments »

If you have an American Express charge card, you may have encountered the now infamous “Please Pay By” date on your credit card statement. According to the American Express website, “This is when we request you make your payment to ... Read More »

How to Get 50,000 Bonus Miles from Chase Explorer

How to Get 50,000 Bonus Miles from Chase Explorer
April 14, 2015 No Comments »

For a while now, Chase has been the leader in offering credit card sign-up bonuses. They constantly blow away the competition, though without a healthy dose of it, one might worry that they’ll have less incentive to keep the lucrative ... Read More »

Use Your Wedding to Pay for Your Honeymoon

Use Your Wedding to Pay for Your Honeymoon
April 13, 2015 No Comments »

One of the great things about throwing a wedding is that when it’s finally over you get to go on vacation. Unfortunately, honeymoons are often very expensive getaways because the bride and groom expect the best of the best, not ... Read More »

Watch Out for Fake Credit Card Miles

Watch Out for Fake Credit Card Miles
April 6, 2015 No Comments »

Lately, I’ve seen a growing trend in what I refer to as “fake credit card miles.” I call them fake because the use of the word “miles” is a bit of a misnomer. You see, many of these so-called miles ... Read More »

Last Chance to Get Free Lounge Club Passes from Chase Ink

Last Chance to Get Free Lounge Club Passes from Chase Ink
March 31, 2015 No Comments »

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 ... Read More »

Serve Will No Longer Allow Non-Amex Credit Card Loads

Serve Will No Longer Allow Non-Amex Credit Card Loads
March 16, 2015 No Comments »

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 ... Read More »

Get 5% Cash Back on Uber Until the End of March with Discover

Get 5% Cash Back on Uber Until the End of March with Discover
February 24, 2015 No Comments »

Do you use Uber a lot? Or a similar ridesharing service like Lyft? Well, how about getting some cash back with that? Wouldn’t that be nice? I think it would. I use Uber a lot to get around town because ... Read More »

The Other Reason Why You Should Rent a Car with a Credit Card

The Other Reason Why You Should Rent a Car with a Credit Card
February 11, 2015 No Comments »

These days, most folks seem to know that a lot of credit cards provide some form of insurance when used to rent a car. For example, Chase Sapphire Preferred offers primary auto insurance coverage on rental cars via a Collision ... Read More »