Make Sure to Use Your New Credit Card Statement Credits
Many of our favorite credit cards offer lucrative statement credits every year. With 2021 well underway, now’s the perfect time to go through your card portfolio and start making use of them all. To help you with this, we’ve compiled a list of valuable statement credits that cardholders should use in the new year.
Start the Year With 30 Marriott Elite Night Credits
One of the best benefits of having a Marriott Bonvoy credit card recently got even better. Marriott has updated the terms and conditions for its co-branded card products. Bonvoy members can now receive up to 30 elite night credits per year just from having Marriott credit cards!
New American Express Platinum Perk: $30 Monthly PayPal Credit
The monthly streaming and cell phone service credits have now expired for the Amex Platinum. In their place, American Express is adding a temporary monthly $30 PayPal credit for Amex Platinum cardmembers. Here’s what you need to know to utilize this new credit.
How to Get Hotel Elite Status for Free (or Almost Free)
The traditional route to elite status, earning the base number of points or night credits needed for each elite tier within a hotel chain, requires a substantial investment of time and money. Thankfully, we have a number of options that will allow us to get hotel elite status for free.
American Express Extends Lufthansa Lounge Access in Frankfurt and Munich Airports
American Express just extended its Lufthansa lounge access policy, but only for a limited time. Select Amex cardmembers can access Lufthansa business, Senator and first-class lounges at Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Munich (MUC). Here are the details of the extended program.
[Expired] American Express Cardmembers Can Activate a Free Year of Calm Premium Membership
American Express announces a new partnership with the Calm app. All U.S. Amex cardholders can now signup for a free premium subscription to the app for one year. That’s 12 months of access to guided meditations, calming music, and even soothing bedtime stories—all for free!
Chase Partners With Peloton, Adds Up to $120 in Membership Credits to Sapphire Cards
Chase just announced a new benefit for Chase Sapphire cardholders: statement credits toward Peloton memberships. If you’re a Peloton member or considering becoming one, this will be good news for you if have a Chase Sapphire Reserve or Sapphire Preferred. If you don’t have a Chase card and are a Peloton member, perhaps now is the time to get one.
Confirmed: Amex Gold is Losing the $100 Airline Fee Credit in 2022
One of Amex’s go-to benefits for justifying high(er) annual fees is the Airline Fee Credit. This credit reimburses cardmembers for making eligible purchases with their airline of choice every year. However, for the Amex Gold, this benefit is in its last years. Starting in January 2022, Amex will no longer offer the annual $100 Airline Fee Credit to Amex Gold cardholders. What’s next for this card?
How To Use Marriott Boundless Free Night Certificates
The Marriott Boundless Anniversary Free Night Award is one of the card’s top benefits and can return an excellent value to cardholders year after year. However, using these certificates is not always a straightforward process. To make things easier to understand, we’ve pulled together everything you need to know about earning and redeeming Marriott Boundless free night certificates.