Don’t Get this 75K Offer Ending Mondayby Jess Farley
Monday March 18, 2019 marks the final day of Chase’s limited-time 75,000 mile offer on the United℠ Explorer Business Card, but we think most business owners will get far more long-term value with the Ink family of business cards. In today’s post, we break down how the rewards stack up.
Which Chase Ink Business Card Should I Get?by Jess Farley
Chase Ink Business credit cards provide a great opportunity to accelerate your rewards earning by adding a small business Ultimate Rewards earning credit card to your wallet, which pairs nicely with any of the handful of consumer Ultimate Rewards cards available.
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.
American Express® Business Gold Cardby Jess Farley
The Business Gold Rewards Card from American Express offers a fantastic return on business spend and a high-value welcome bonus. The card has relatively few application restrictions, making it an excellent option for folks that don’t qualify for the Ink Business Preferred℠ Credit Card due to 5/24.
How to Check Your 5/24 Statusby Jess Farley
Of all the restrictions placed on credit card applications, Chase’s 5/24 policy is the most prohibitive. The policy applies to the majority of Chase-issued rewards cards, including crowd favorites like the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card, Chase Sapphire Reserve®, and Ink Business Preferred℠ Credit Card, restricting approvals to applicants with less than five new credit card approvals in the previous 24 months. If you’ve received five or more personal cards in the last 24 months, it’s highly unlikely you’ll get approved for another card on Chase’s 5/24 list.