It’s been a rough start to the year and lucrative points/miles/cashback opportunities are few and far between. Which is why today I’m writing about the BP Visa, a credit card
Today, I wanted to write about using your credit card as a competitive advantage because I have been perusing Reddit and seeing people use cash to handle their business. Reading
The last few months have seen one blow after another to the miles & points and credit card churning games. From devaluations, to mass shutdowns, to reports of MSers being
What the heck is Luxury Card?
Before I begin this review, we need to go over some basic facts. There are three new cards issued by Luxury Card, which supposedly is a “card
I got the Brooks Brothers credit card two years ago to see if it would offer the same sort of occasionally generous promotions that the Banana Republic / Gap /
I’ve written about the Marathon Visa credit card before, first identifying it as the card that earns 7% rewards and later pointing out that falling gas prices are good news for
I know Drury Hotels doesn’t have the cachet of, say, the Park Hyatt Paris-Vendôme, but there’s a free upgrade here so it could be a good deal for somebody out
The American Express Cards
The other day I logged into my AMEX account and noticed a different message between the Platinum and HHonors Surpass cards for when I need to pay
Thought I’d share a short post on some interesting observations from a recent call to Citi.
Calling for my wife’s account, we were asked whether Citi could record her voice, to
The Dillard’s Elite Amex card has been tweaked a bit by Wells Fargo since Wells took over that card from Synchrony last year.
The way to get the Dillard’s Elite Amex
As a recap, here are my cards that have a rotating quarterly bonus:
4 Chase Freedom
1 US Bank Cash+
1 Citi Dividend
2 Discover It
For Q4, both the Freedom and Discover overlap on
A couple of months ago, I had a quick post about why it’s important to build a relationship with your banker. My friend told me about this offer that he
I’ve mentioned that weirdo light-up UMB credit card before, but I had never previously noticed this product, the UMB Simply Rewards card. It has no annual fee but it offers
Believe it or not, not everybody is a rational rewards-optimizing machine when it comes to credit cards. Some people are swayed by other criteria, such as what it’s made of or
There’s a new player in the cashback space, and in a break from the norm, they named it cash forward. My initial analysis is that this is very similar to
Some time in September, a reader alerted me that MyPoints lost the redemption option for United MileagePlus miles. I shot them an email and they had said:
Due to a technical
BJ Wholesale Club–the #3 retailer in its segment after Costco and Sam’s Club–recently opened up a branch more or less right next to my house. Since the nearest Costco or
An introduction to luxury hotel booking portals
American Express Fine Hotels & Resorts (Platinum & Centurion)
Posts coming soon:
American Express Hotel Collection (Gold)
I’ve written a lot about credit cards over the years and covered everything from the Chase Sapphire Preferred and the Hawaiian Airlines World Elite MasterCard to the Pulaski Bank..
A while back I (technically, my wife) got a Banana Republic credit card, one of the many in Synchrony’s retail portfolio, in the hope that I’d one day get a really
While my travel discomfort tolerance is fairly high, I’ll be the first to admit I like nice things too. Sure, schlepping through cheap hostels on a budget Andean backpacking trip..
After many months of waiting since the initial announcement, I have some good news: the Red Roof Inn Visa is here!
Actually, the word “good” is awfully strong here. Maybe “intere..
While it’s a lot of fun to write about the same product as 30,000 other bloggers, such as the Chase Sapphire Preferred or the Hawaiian Airlines® World Elite MasterCard®, it’s als..