Best No Annual Fee Business Rewards Credit Cards

Using a small-business rewards card gives you a huge advantage to accumulate points for travel. The banks are more motivated than ever to find new customers, and that means offers are getting far more generous. But that doesn't mean you should settle for a card with an annual fee—especially if your expenses are limited. Here are the top no-annual-fee cards that can supercharge your rewards.
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Earn Triple Bonus Hilton Points When You Book with Mobile App

Hilton Honors is currently running the Double Up promotion through the rest of 2016, where you can earn 2x base points, and they’ve just stacked this promotion where you can earn a total of 3x base points for stays booked through the Hilton Honors mobile app. If you’ve already registered for the Double Up promotion you won’t need to register for this promo, but be sure you’ve previously registered.

Marriott Gold or Platinum Status the Old Fashion Way No Longer Makes Sense

With both Marriott and Starwood, the mid-level elite status is known as Gold Elite, while the high-level elite status is known as Platinum Elite. The Gold status level benefits with both are similar, although as we have recently explained, Marriott Gold Elite status is a somewhat more valuable than Starwood Preferred Guest Gold. The reasoning is that Marriott provides complimentary breakfast and lounge access to Gold Elites and Starwood does not.

How to Get Instant Gold Status with Both SPG and Marriott from One Credit Card

One of the significant benefits of the Marriott-Starwood merger is the ability to status match between Marriott Rewards or Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest. In other words, any elite status you hold with either Marriott or Starwood can now be instantly matched to the other. To reach elite status levels with either of these programs, you typically have to meet some nights or stays requirements per year. However, there are a couple of shortcuts to these stay or night conditions that can instantly grant you Gold Elite status across both programs.

FAQs About Marriott & SPG Merger

To help its customers understand the relevant aspects of the Marriott-Starwood merger, Marriott has put together an FAQ section on its website. The FAQ is quite extensive (excessive even), so to simplify the process we have sorted through all of them…

SPG & Marriott Status Match and Points Transfers Live

It’s been roughly a year since Marriott launched its takeover bid for Starwood Hotels & Resorts, and the following months have read like a Hollywood rendition of a corporate takeover. The surprise intervention of Chinese conglomerate, Anbang Insurance Group, creating…