Understanding Rewards Credit Card Application Rules and Restrictions by Jess Farley
Along with keeping track of rewards card applications and managing your credit score, it’s essential to understand the credit card application rules for each credit provider. There is a lot of incomplete and misinformation about what you can and cannot do, we wanted to provide a resource that shares information available from both financial institutions and those that share their personal experiences in one place.
Best Credit Cards for Extended Warranty Coverage by Jess Farley
The majority of rewards cards provide a host of ancillary benefits, outside of points and miles, that can have a significant impact on which card you use for each purchase. Here, we’re shining a light on extended warranty policies offered by major credit providers and highlighting the best rewards cards to use when making a purchase.
Best Rewards Cards for Dining & Restaurants by Jess Farley
We all love eating out. So much so that according to USDA statistics, over 30% of all spending on food in the U.S. is spent dining out, representing a considerable portion of overall credit card spend each year. If you’re not maximizing the points for every dining purchase, you’re leaving thousands of points and miles on the table every year.
Best Rewards Cards for Travel Purchases in 2019by Jess Farley
Bear in mind, the ‘best’ card is subjective. You need to factor in your circumstances to decide what card works best for you. Take into account your current travel goals and upcoming holiday plans. Which flexible currency transfers to your chosen airline? Is there a card with ancillary benefits that provide additional value like free checked bags or a particular insurance benefit? The answers to these questions will help you nail down an earn and burn strategy to reach your travel goals.
How to Receive Elite Hotel Benefits Without Elite Statusby Jess Farley
If you want the benefits of elite status within a hotel program but don’t happen to have that status, leveraging luxury hotel programs could deliver just what you’re looking for. Upgrades, complimentary breakfast, and late check-out are just a few of the perks you’ll be eligible for with the right program.
Chase Sapphire Reserve® Insurance Benefits in Detailby Jess Farley
The Sapphire Reserve provides some of the most comprehensive benefits simply for being a cardmember. While its signup bonus and rewards-earning gets most of the attention, you’d be remiss in ignoring all the benefits available when using this card.
The Chase Sapphire Reserve Visa Infinite Credit Card by Howie Rappaport
The Chase Sapphire Reserve Visa Infinite Credit Card is Chase’s ultra-premium Ultimate Rewards earning travel rewards card. Competing with the likes of the Amex Platinum and Citi Prestige card, you’ll pay a hefty annual fee to keep this card, but the benefits truly are second to none.
Which Hotel Programs Can I Transfer Citi Thank You Points To?by Sam Helmy
Citi ThankYou Points do not transfer to any hotel programs. A relationship did exist, however, with the Hilton co-brand credit card relationship moving to American Express, the termination of this relationship was to be expected.
Overview & Best Value Avianca LifeMiles Sweet Spotsby Jess Farley
With the relative ease of obtaining miles and the lack of carrier-imposed charges, the Avianca loyalty program is relatively appealing. This program is definitely worth a look.
Singapore Devalues Star Alliance Award Chart And Introduces Online Bookingsby Sam Helmy
Singapore has announced a devaluation to its Star Alliance partner award chart. The change will come into effect starting December 7, 2017.