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Marriott Bonvoy Boundless 100K Bonus: Last Day

Marriott's new Bonvoy loyalty program launched earlier this year, and as part of that, we've seen a refresh of the Marriott card portfolios from American Express and Chase. In late February we saw the launch of an increased welcome bonus on the Marriott…

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Filed Under: Chase, Credit Cards
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Ending Thursday: 60,000 United Explorer Card Bonus

This offer will be ending on Thursday, May 16, 2019, so we are sharing this post again for those who may be considering applying for the United℠ Explorer Card before the 60k bonus ends. We often see the welcome bonus on the Explorer Card fluctuate between…

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Filed Under: Chase, Credit Cards
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The 8 Best Business Credit Cards [2019]

Back in the day, it was rare to see big welcome bonuses or generous rewards structures on business credit cards. That has changed, and nowadays we're seeing card issuers place a huge emphasis on business credit cards. This is obviously an area where…

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Filed Under: American Express, Business
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Ink Business Cash Card: 8 Reasons To Apply

The Ink Business Cash℠ Credit Card, is one of the all around most lucrative business credit cards out there. The card has a big welcome bonus, no annual fee, and offers up to 5x points. In conjunction with cards earning Ultimate Rewards points, this…

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Filed Under: Chase, Credit Cards
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10 Best Credit Card Offers For May 2019

Every month I make a post with what I consider to be the best credit card bonuses of the month. While there are several excellent long standing credit card offers, the specifics of the best offers are constantly changing (be it the annual fee, minimum…

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Filed Under: American Express, Chase
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Hawaiian Airlines Business Mastercard 70K Bonus

There's a great new welcome bonus on the Hawaiian Airlines® Business Mastercard®. The card is offering a welcome bonus of up to 70,000 miles, broken down as follows: -- 60,000 miles after spending $1,000 within 90 days -- A further 10,000 bonus miles…

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Filed Under: Credit Cards, Hawaiian
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75K Bonus On AAdvantage Aviator Business Mastercard

In late 2017 we saw the introduction of the AAdvantage Aviator Mastercard from Barclays. This is the business version of the AAdvantage Aviator Red Mastercard. Historically the card's welcome bonus fluctuated between 40,000 and 60,000 miles after making…

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Filed Under: American, Credit Cards
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Are Rewards Points Taxable?

Nowadays you have people earning points for just about everything. This ranges from credit card rewards to points for flights and hotel stays, to earning points through all kinds of other third party transactions, from shopping online to buying flowers.…

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Filed Under: Advice, Credit Cards
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Review: Alaska Airlines Credit Card

The Alaska Airlines Visa® Credit Card is one of my favorite co-branded airline credit cards. It's a card I've had for years (along with the business version of the card, the Alaska Airlines Visa® Business Credit Card), and in this post I wanted to provide…

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Filed Under: Alaska, Credit Cards
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Which Southwest Credit Card Is Best? (Now With A 60K Bonus!)

Chase and Southwest Airlines have just introduced new limited time bonuses on the Southwest Visa Cards, which are valid for applications through June 10, 2019. All three personal versions of the Southwest Visa -- the Southwest Rapid Rewards® Plus Credit…

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Amex International Airline Program: Tickets Now Bookable Online

The International Airline Program is one of the lesser known benefits of The Platinum Card® from American Express and The Business Platinum® Card from American Express. However, it's also one of the perks that I've found to be the most valuable, as it…

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Filed Under: American Express, Credit Cards
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Capital One Adds JetBlue As Newest Transfer Partner

Last December Capital One introduced a transferrable points currency for their Venture and Spark products, which was an exciting development. The Venture and Spark cards were previously useful for earning rewards that could be redeemed as cash towards…

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Filed Under: Capital One, Credit Cards
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Last Day For IHG Premier Card 120K Bonus

In late February, Chase introduced a new best-ever welcome bonus on the IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card. This is IHG's newest credit card, which was introduced last April. If you've been considering this card but haven't yet applied, note that…

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Filed Under: Chase, Credit Cards
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Radisson Rewards Visa Card 120K Bonus (Best-Ever)

For the first time ever, the Radisson Rewards Premier Signature Visa Card has a welcome bonus of up to 120,000 Radisson Rewards points. You can earn those points by spending $3,000 within the first 90 days. While the application link was sent out to…

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Filed Under: Club Carlson, Credit Cards
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How To Check Your 5/24 Status

Chase issues some of the best rewards credit cards out there, though one of the major restrictions associated with being approved for many of their cards is the "5/24 rule." In this post I wanted to provide an update on a previous version of the post…

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Filed Under: Advice, Credit Cards
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Plastiq Promo: Pay Bills With Mastercard For 1.5% Fee (Expired)

Plastiq is a service that lets you pay virtually any bill by credit card (for a fee), even if credit cards aren't ordinarily accepted. The way Plastiq works is that they charge your card for whatever you're trying to pay, and there's typically a 2.5%…

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Filed Under: Credit Cards, Great Deals
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6 Reasons To Get The IHG Premier Card

About a year ago IHG made some major changes to their credit card portfolio, as they introduced the IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card. In the process they stopped issuing the old IHG credit card, which is a loss, but at this point we have to make…

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Filed Under: Chase, Credit Cards