Top 10 Rewards Credit Cards for October 2018by Jess Farley
When assessing the best credit card deals available to points and miles fans, we weigh up the current welcome offer, annual fee (or lack thereof), the ongoing value the card provides, and, to some degree, any special considerations such as application restrictions or transfer policies. The list includes a few limited-time offers, and although not every card features a monster 100K+ welcome bonus, we think these cards provide outstanding value.
Comparing American Express Cash Back Cardsby Jess Farley
Looking for a cash back card to add to your arsenal of rewards cards? Cash back cards play an essential role in any rewards strategy, putting money back in your wallet with every purchase charged to the card, while at the same time keeping things simple and straightforward.
Which Credit Cards Earn Delta SkyMiles?by Jess Farley
American Express has many co-branded Delta SkyMiles credit cards which allows you to pick a card that best fits your goals. If you’re looking for flexible rewards that can transfer to Delta, look to either American Express Membership Rewards or Marriott Rewards.
IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card Reviewby Jess Farley
The IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card is one of two new IHG co-brand cards from Chase, replacing the discontinued IHG® Rewards Club Select Credit Card. While it sports a higher annual fee it comes with increasing earning capabilities and some new perks. Definitely worth a look if you’re an IHG loyalist.
The Blue Business℠ Plus Credit Card from American Express (Updated September 2018)by Jess Farley
We’re constantly asked about what we think the best card for everyday spend is — well here it is. The Blue Business℠ Plus Credit Card from American Express is one of the most rewarding business cards available.
Which Credit Cards Earn Marriott Rewards Points?by Jess Farley
While none of Marriott’s co-brand cards offers the return on non-bonus spending of the SPG cards of old, cardholders can still collect a ton of Marriott points by stacking credit card spending on bonus categories with shopping portal bonuses and Marriott promos, and by taking advantage of any bonus points awarded for in-hotel spend.
The Best Voice And Data Plans For International Travelby Jess Farley
We’ve all been there, touching down after a magical experience of travel and exploration and settling back into daily life, only to be confronted with a massive phone bill full of excess data roaming and text message charges. Here are your options, and what our go-to option is.
Airline Award Ticket Change and Cancellation Policiesby Jess Farley
Due to award availability, it’s often necessary to book award flights months in advance to secure your seat, particularly for business and first-class awards. With such a long period between the date you book and the date you fly, it’s easy for a change of plans to require alterations to an award, or worse, for you to cancel your flight and request your miles be returned to your account. In case you need to make a change, here’s a list of fees you can expect to pay.
Redeem Rewards Points for Experiential Awards with Marriott Momentsby Jess Farley
In addition to the original auction site, Marriott’s expanded Moments platform now includes a car rental portal in partnership with Hertz, and a supersized experiences marketplace for custom tours and activities in cities all over the globe which Marriott claims is “the worlds largest selection of tours.”
Marriott & SPG Co-Brand Credit Card Application Rulesby Jess Farley
Starting August 26, 2018, American Express and Chase introduce a complex set of application restrictions for the Marriott and SPG co-brand cards, including the latest luxury card from SPG, making it much harder for applicants to obtain welcome offers on more than one card.