Avianca 787

Transfer Citi Points To LifeMiles With 25% Bonus

Citi ThankYou has just announced their latest transfer bonus. Through December 11, 2019, the US Citi ThankYou program is offering a 25% bonus when you transfer points to Avianca LifeMiles. The transfer ratio is usually 1,000:1,000, so during the promotion…

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Filed Under: AviancaTaca, Citi
Dining Watermark

What Are The Best Credit Cards For Dining? (2019)

There are lots of great ways to earn points -- you can earn them through credit card welcome bonuses, you can earn them by maximizing everyday spending, and you can even buy them directly from loyalty programs when there are sales. The most straightforward…

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Filed Under: American Express, Chase
Four Seasons Seychelles Room Watermark

Which Credit Card Should You Use At Hotels?

I'm often asked by readers which credit card they should be using to maximize points for a given hotel stay, or if there's an overall best hotel credit card. Typically recommending which credit card is best for a particular bonus category (like dining,…

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Filed Under: Chase, Citi
Japan Airlines First Class Watermark

10 Best Credit Card Offers November 2019

Every month I make a post with what I consider to be the best credit card offers at the time, with a particular focus on the best travel credit cards. While there are several excellent long-standing credit card offers, the specifics of the top offers…

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Filed Under: American Express, Bank of America
Uber Watermark

Best Credit Cards For Uber Rides (2019)

Many of us rely on ridesharing services to get around. It's pretty crazy to think how much the "sharing" economy has changed our behavior, both when at home and when traveling. While Uber has had its fair share of issues the past few years, it continues…

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Filed Under: American Express, Chase
Singapore First Class Watermark

Which Transferable Points Are Most Valuable?

The best way to maximize your credit card rewards for travel is to earn transferrable points currencies. However, the value propositions and specifics of the currencies are constantly changing. So a couple of times per year I like to take a big picture…

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Filed Under: American Express, Capital One
American Admirals Club Sao Paulo – 10

Citi AAdvantage Executive Card Review (2019)

Co-branded credit cards are big businesses for airlines, and in many cases a majority of their profits actually come from frequent flyer programs, and the lucrative arrangements they have with banks. When thinking of premium credit cards (let's say those…

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Filed Under: American, Citi
Aeromexico Business Class 1

Aeroméxico Added As Citi ThankYou Transfer Partner

The US Citi ThankYou program has just added a new transfer partner, meaning they have a total of 15 airline transfer partners. Citi ThankYou points can now be converted into Aeromexico Club Premier points at a 1:1 ratio. The Citi ThankYou transfer page…

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Filed Under: Aeromexico, Citi
Admirals Club Lax – 7

Citi AAdvantage Executive Card NOT Adding Authorized User Fee

Earlier Citi updated their website to indicate that a change would be made to one of my favorite cards that they issue, though fortunately it looks like that was a mistake. I'll still share below what we believed was happening. Historically I've considered…

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Filed Under: American, Citi
Park Hyatt St Kitts Watermark

The 25 Credit Cards In My Wallet Right Now

Maximizing credit cards is one of the best ways to elevate your travel. This can include signing up for the credit cards with the best welcome bonuses, using the right credit cards for your everyday spending, and also taking advantage of other credit…

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Filed Under: American Express, Bank of America
Lufthansa First Class Watermark

The Six Fantastic No Annual Fee Credit Cards I Have

I have a lot of credit cards. Many of them have annual fees, which I consider to be worthwhile given the perks they offer in return. Every year when the annual fee is due on cards, I do an analysis as to whether or not it makes sense for me to keep the…

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Filed Under: American Express, Chase
Credit Cards Watermark 1

Premium Credit Cards With Waived Annual Fees

Nowadays there are more great credit cards to choose from than ever before. Whether you're looking for a card that earns cash back or points, or a card that has an annual fee or doesn't, you have many choices. Personally I think there's a lot of value…

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Filed Under: American Express, Chase
Japan Airlines 777 First Class – 1

Citi American AAdvantage Business Card Review (2019)

In this post I wanted to take a detailed look at the CitiBusiness® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® World Mastercard®, which has an exceptional welcome bonus at the moment. If you have a small business and don't yet have this card, this is a strong reason…

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Filed Under: American, Citi
Credit Cards Watermark 1

The Best Cards For Everyday Spending (2019)

For those in the US with good credit, the best way to rack up points is through credit cards. This can include the welcome bonuses offered by credit cards, the points offered for spending on the cards, and all kinds of other offers. I've written in the…

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Filed Under: American Express, Bank of America
Money Watermark

Citi Double Cash Card Review: Earn 2x Points Everywhere

In this post I wanted to take a look at what has more or less overnight become the single most lucrative personal credit card out there. The Citi® Double Cash Card has just gone from being one of the best cash back credit cards, to being one of the all…

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Filed Under: Citi, Credit Card Reviews
Jetblue A321xlr

Transfer Citi Points To JetBlue With 25% Bonus

The latest transfer bonus has just been announced for the Citi ThankYou program. The Citi ThankYou program is offering a 25% bonus when you transfer points to JetBlue TrueBlue through October 19, 2019. With Citi ThankYou, the transfer ratio to JetBlue…

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Filed Under: Citi, Credit Cards
Air France 787 Watermark

AMAZING: Citi Double Cash Now Earns ThankYou Points

The Citi® Double Cash Card is one of the all around most lucrative cash back credit cards. The card has no annual fee and offers 1% cash back when you make a purchase, and 1% cash back when you pay for that purchase. In my opinion this is a card that…

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Filed Under: Citi, Credit Cards
Citi Rewards+

Citi Rewards+ Card Review: Round Up Points With No Annual Fee

At the beginning of 2019 Citi introduced the Citi Rewards+℠ Card, and in this post I wanted to take a closer look at that card, because there's quite a bit that makes it unique. The Citi Rewards+ Card is a no annual fee card that a lot of people could…

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Filed Under: Citi, Credit Card Reviews