Introducing the Barnes & Noble MasterCard

There are always nerds among us, those that prefer the written word to television or film.  I can say that, I’m one of them (at times).  And, for an eternity, the number one name in “brick and mortar” booksellers has been Barnes & Noble.  That business model, of course, has been challenged in recent years[…]

Limited Time Offer on the SimplyCash Business Credit Card

This just in: American Express is now offering a sign-up bonus on their SimplyCash Business credit card. Already hosting a number of benefits, like 5% cash back at office supply stores and on wireless service, this card just got a little sweeter. For a limited time, you’ll receive $250 cash back after spending $3,000 on[…]

The Top Rewards Credit Cards with No Annual Fee

We all hate paying to have a credit card.  We tolerate it, sometimes, if the benefits of the card outweigh the cost of cardmembership.  Cards like the American Express Platinum card can charge hundreds of dollars per year to own the card, if you receive incredible benefits like $200 back from airline fees or free[…]

Card Comparison: Chase Freedom vs. Discover It

Oftentimes, when I’ve given advice to friends and family about “the best card for [insert reason here],” the choice comes between two cards.  “Which one should I choose?” they ask.  It’s an entirely individual question that each of you, dear readers, must answer for yourselves (though feel free to ask me anything in the comments[…]

Business Green Rewards Charge Card from American Express

Membership Rewards points are some of the most valuable points out there on the market.  Its transfer partners, spanning some of the most elite airlines on earth (Emirates, anyone?) and hotel properties around (Starwood!), make it so.  Earning more of these points in a quicker way can benefit a business owner looking to take a[…]

Best Credit Cards for Shopping Rewards

Credit cards, for many, are an enabler to see our world with less stress and out of pocket cash.  Their benefits allow some of us to stay in fancy hotels, travel first class for the first time in our lives, or have a (free!) pre-departure beverage. But, for many others, who maybe don’t value travel[…]

The Best Travel Rewards Credit Card Offers for 2014

It’s early in the year, but we have already seen some top travel rewards credit card offers for 2014. I thought it would be a good idea to do a post that unpacks some of these offers. There are so many travel rewards credit cards to choose from. You have airline, hotel, and fixed value[…]

The Plum Card from American Express Open Card Review

There are many options for credit and charge cards out there for business owners.  Between the major issuers, there are literally dozens.  However, each is targeted at a different business owner, as each business is uniquely different.  The Plum Card from American Express may be a card that you have not heard of before, so[…]