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U.S. Bank Cash+ Card 5% Category Choices for Q4 2023

U.S. Bank bonus earning categories for the U.S. Bank Cash+® Visa Signature® Card are open for enrollment for October to December 2023. What makes the U.S. Bank Cash+ Visa unique in comparison to similar cards? You get to choose the bonus categories! Here's how to do so and which categories you can choose from.

Guide to Amex Referral Bonus Offers: How Much Can You Earn?

American Express allows cardmembers to refer their Amex cards for bonus points, miles, or cash back. This is an excellent way to boost your balances. While the number of points you can earn through Amex referral bonuses is capped each year, the counter does reset. In this post, we take a deep dive into Amex referral bonuses, how they work, and how to generate links to send to family and friends.

Build a Winning Combo of Citi ThankYou Rewards Cards

Earning rates on Citi cards are among the best available. With the right combo of cards, you can earn 5x in a category of your choice; 3x on dining, gas, and travel; and 2x on all other purchases. And you'll pay just $95 in total to hold all three cards each year! Here's how to put together a winning Citi card trifecta and build a substantial balance of ThankYou Points in a relatively short period.

Citi Dividend 5% Cash Back: New Q4 2023 Categories and How To Activate

Citi Dividend cardholders can activate their Q4 2023 quarterly bonus categories and earn 5% cash back, up to $300 cash back annually. From October to December 2023, you'll earn 5% cash back when using your card at grocery stores. In the meantime, you can still earn 5% back at gas stations and home improvement stores through the end of this month. Here's how to register and all of the details of how the Citi Dividend works.

Earn 4,000 Bonus Miles With Airline Dining Rewards Program Bonuses

Did you know that you can build up your airline rewards program miles by doing something you do every day? Eating! Many airlines offer a dining rewards program where you can get rewarded each time you dine at an eligible restaurant. Even better, you can get bonus miles when joining an airline dining rewards program as a new member and completing set tasks.

IHG Business Rewards Launches Double Points Promotion for Meeting Planners

IHG Business Rewards is currently running a promotion offering members double bonus points on stays, meeting rooms, and events booked before December 31, 2023 and completed before June 30, 2024. We haven't seen a lot of promotions from IHG Business Rewards, and haven't even promoted the platform much on our website so far, so here's a review of what IHG Business Rewards is and the promotion currently running.

How To Pay Taxes With a Credit Card (And When You Should)

Paying the IRS is never fun. But, if you must, it presents a fantastic opportunity to earn points and miles by paying taxes with a credit card. Most Americans only deal with paying taxes once per year, on April 15. However, some self-employed and contract workers must make estimated quarterly tax payments throughout the year. And next payment is coming up on September 15, 2023. The good news: The processing fee to pay your taxes dropped for 2023!

Discover Unveils New 5% Cash Back Bonus Categories

Each quarter, select Discover cardholders can earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 of spending in eligible categories. And Discover just unveiled its 5% bonus categories for the fourth quarter (October–December) of 2023. Activation isn't retroactive, so we recommend activating your 5% earnings for Q4 now so that you don't miss out on any bonus earnings. Here's how to do so.