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8 Ways to Meet Minimum Spending Requirements ...

There are always lucrative credit card sign-up bonuses on offer, but in many cases you’ve got to spend an awful lot of money to actually ...

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So you’re thinking about traveling abroad.  Sweet, but before you jump on that plane, there’s plenty to do to ensure you have a safe and ...

What’s a Good APR for a Credit ...

Credit card Q&A: “What is a good APR for a credit card?” Everyone always want the best, the lowest, the cheapest, etc. It makes perfect ...

Chase Sapphire vs. Chase Sapphire Preferred

These days it’s pretty common to see two versions of a certain credit card. The “preferred” version and the “classic” version. And perhaps one of ...

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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

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 »

Spend $50 at Smart & Final and Get $25 Back with Amex Offers

Spend $50 at Smart & Final and Get $25 Back with Amex Offers
April 20, 2015

Awesome deal alert! At the moment, American Express is offering $25 back when you spend $50 or more at Smart & Final stores in the United States by June 30th, 2015. Fortunately, there is a store just a few minutes ... Read More »

Discover Launches On/Off Switch for Credit Cards

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

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

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

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

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 »

Earn 5% Back on Amazon Purchases with the Amazon Prime Store Card

Earn 5% Back on Amazon Purchases with the Amazon Prime Store Card
April 9, 2015

Do you shop at Amazon like all the time? Yes, I used the word like on purpose for some reason. If you do, are you taking advantage of the 5% discount you can get on all purchases there? If not, ... Read More »

Watch Out for Fake Credit Card Miles

Watch Out for Fake Credit Card Miles
April 6, 2015

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

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 »

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

Citizens Bank CashBack Platinum MasterCard Offers 10% Cash Back on Gas
March 25, 2015

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 ... Read More »