Credit Cards that Waive Annual Fees for Active Duty Military Personnel (Updated November 2018)by Jess Farley
Thanks to protections laid out in the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA), active-duty military personnel can access credit cards and other financial products with reduced interest rates and fees while serving under orders. We’ll cover the top cards that are worthy of a look if you’re the recipient of such benefits.
Best Credit Cards for Product Return Protection (Updated Decmeber 2018)by Jess Farley
Returning purchased or gifted items back to the retailer can be a pain, often made harder by inflexible store return policies, and there’s a good chance you’ll wind up stranded with unwanted items. The right credit card might come to the rescue.
Which Credit Cards Offer Lost or Damaged Luggage Protection? by Jess Farley
If you’re one of the unlucky millions that find yourself sans-bag when you arrive at your destination, the knowledge you paid with a credit card featuring Lost Luggage Reimbursement can take the sting out of an unfortunate situation. We break down the differences.
How to Avoid Close-in Booking Fees on American & Unitedby Jess Farley
Last minute award booking fees are a penalty assessed by airlines, purely because they can. That said, there are some strategies to avoid these with a little bit of thinking outside the box.
Which Credit Card Offers the Best Baggage Delay Coverage? by Jess Farley
If you’ve ever been the last person standing at an empty luggage carousel waiting for your bags, you’ll understand the frustration of your checked bags getting delayed or disappearing. It can mean hours spent filing reports and on the phone chasing up the location of your bag, not to mention the out of pocket expense of purchasing essentials like phone chargers, a change of clothes, and toiletries. We’ve covered the essential policies to check out.
The Best Rewards Credit Cards for Each Spending Categoryby Jess Farley
One of the easiest ways of increasing your monthly haul of points and miles is picking the right credit card for each purchase. Not only will you earn more points in the short-term, knowing which rewards card nets the best returns in each spending category can direct your long-term card application strategy, allowing you to fill your wallet with top-earning cards and maximize the rewards earned on every purchase.
Ink Business Unlimited℠ Credit Card Reviewby Jess Farley
The Ink Business Unlimited℠ Credit Card is the latest card to join Chase’s standout line of business credit cards. This card is the business version of the popular Chase Freedom Unlimited®, one of the best companion cards on the market for everyday spend earning a solid 1.5 Ultimate Rewards per dollar with no cap on earning.
Last Days for These 100,000 Point Bonusesby Jess Farley
When the Chase Sapphire Reserve® hit the market late in August 2016, it set a new benchmark for rewards earning credit cards. The card featured an introductory signup bonus of 100,000 Ultimate Rewards points after spending $4,000 within three months (NOTE: this bonus has since been reduced to 50,000 bonus points), and premium perks that have set it at the top of travelers ‘must have’ list of cards.