How to Pay Taxes With a Credit Card (and When You Should)

Self-employed taxpayers have another quarterly tax payment due September 15, 2020. While paying the IRS is never fun, it does present a fantastic opportunity to earn points and miles by paying taxes with a credit card. In this post, we’ll cover everything you need to know about paying taxes with a credit card so you can build up those points balances.

Earn up to 12X Membership Rewards Points This Labor Day Weekend Through Rakuten

Rakuten (formerly known as eBates) is launching another fantastic sale this holiday weekend. Members can earn three times the normal Cash Back with participating retailers. Plus, if you’re not a Rakuten member yet, you can earn 3,000 bonus Membership Rewards points by signing up for a new account and linking your account to a Membership Rewards-earning card. We will show you step-by-step how to take advantage of this incredible offer.

New Bonus Categories for Chase Freedom Unlimited Now Active

The Chase Freedom Unlimited® has always been a great card for daily use thanks to its 1.5% cash-back earning on everything you buy. Starting on September 15, 2020, cardholders can take advantage of three new bonus categories: 5% on travel purchased through Chase, 3% on dining, and 3% on drugstore purchases.

Earning Points as a Team with the Freedom Unlimited

Chase Ultimate Rewards are the perfect type of points to earn as part of a two-person strategy. My wife, Gabriela, is just getting started with points and miles, and the Freedom Unlimited is the ideal choice for her first rewards card. In today’s post, I’ll share our strategy for earning rewards as a team—and how you can do it too.

Earn British Airways Avios From Airbnb Stays

British Airways overhauled its relationship with Airbnb. Going forward, members will only earn 2 Avios per £/$/€1. This is a downgrade from the previous 3 Avios per dollar. However, first-time bookers will earn 6 Avios per £/$/€1.

Best Credit Cards for Groceries and Supermarkets in 2020

Using the best credit card for groceries can mean a lot of extra points each year. Here’s our roundup of the best cards to maximize your rewards. If you’re curious about whether a specific store will earn a bonus, our merchant lookup tool lets you check how many points were earned in recent transactions by other AwardWallet members.