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The Best Credit Cards to Use Abroad ...

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 ...

Get Massive Sign-Up Bonuses When You Apply ...

It’s time for another credit card review, this time I’ll be looking at the Ink cards from Chase. This is actually a new credit card ...

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Don’t Upgrade If You Still Have the Old Blue Cash Card from American Express
June 11, 2014 No Comments »

If you still carry the original American Express Blue Cash card in your wallet, don’t go “upgrading it” to the newer Blue Cash Everyday cards. There are several compelling reasons why you shouldn’t, which I will outline here.  First and ... Read More »

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June 9, 2014 No Comments »

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June 5, 2014 No Comments »

Here’s a little credit card tip. If you’re trying to maximize your cash back or bonus point categories, you should know that ridesharing services like Lyft and Uber count as travel to most credit card providers. After all, they are ... Read More »

Sam’s Club Credit Card Offers 5-3-1 Cash Back Categories

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June 4, 2014 No Comments »

If you’re a member of Sam’s Club, you might be interested in their new credit card, which comes with tiered rewards on popular everyday expenses. The so-called “5-3-1 Credit Card Cash Back Program” offers healthly rewards to Sam’s Savings, Sam’s ... Read More »

How Chase Defines the First Three Months from Account Opening

How Chase Defines the First Three Months from Account Opening
May 23, 2014 No Comments »

I recently applied for the Chase Ink Bold charge card, which comes with 60,000 bonus points if I spend $5,000 during the first three months from account opening. This was a no-brainer application for me, given the fact that no ... Read More »

Your Chase Slate Card Is Becoming a Chase Freedom Card

Your Chase Slate Card Is Becoming a Chase Freedom Card
May 10, 2014 No Comments »

Have you received a letter from Chase informing you that your Chase Slate card is changing to a Chase Freedom card? Or more specifically, that it’s being updated to a Chase Freedom card so you can start earning cash back? ... Read More »

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Wells Fargo just launched two new travel rewards credit cards backed by American Express with attractive sign-up bonuses. The new “Propel World Card” comes with 40,000 bonus points if you spend $3,000 during the first three months as a cardholder. ... Read More »

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