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)
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Good news for all you big spenders out there! Here’s Reuters:
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