When Should You Buy Airline Miles?

When is it worth it to buy airline miles? Can you accumulate enough miles by “mileage running,” as some refer to it—the practice of adding in connections and flights just to get more frequent flyer miles in your account? There is certainly a trade-off when it comes to time and convenience, but what is that[…]

How Many Credit Cards Should You Have?

When was the last time you took a look at your free credit report? Were you surprised to see how many credit cards you had open in your name? How often have you been lured at the cash register to sign up for a store credit card to save 10-15% on the spot? All of[…]

The 5 Best Airline and Travel Rewards Credit Cards

Credit cards for travel rewards are some of the most popular credit cards that are offered. Many people are enticed by the idea of earning a free or super-low-cost vacation, but with so many cards to choose from, how do you know which one is going to offer you the best value? Luckily, we have[…]

The Chase Sapphire Preferred Changes its Benefits

Chase has recently announced several changes to the Chase Sapphire Preferred credit card, so we wanted to make our readers aware of what’s new! If you didn’t already know, the Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card is a top choice when it comes to credit cards for travel rewards. Because of the high points earning potential and flexible redemption[…]

Card Comparison: The Discover it and the Discover it Chrome

Discover it offers two different options for you—the regular Discover it and the Discover it Chrome. Let’s take a look at the similarities and differences so that you can decide if one or the other is better for you. Each of these cards currently offers two separate ways to enjoy the benefits, so, hopefully we[…]

The Best American Express Credit Cards for Travel Rewards

 I’ll admit it, I’m a pretty big American Express fan.  My first credit card was a Starwood Preferred Guest credit card by American Express, and I now proudly hold a American Express Platinum card in my wallet.  So, yes, I’m happy with the company and their suite of credit cards.  But, which ones are the[…]

Ways to Redeem Chase Ultimate Rewards Points

So, you have been busily spending your hard earned dough and trying to earn enough reward points to make it worth your while, maybe get a great trip or some fun new stuff? Wondering how you can make the most out of your points when you redeem them? With the Chase Ultimate Rewards Points, you[…]

The Best Credit Cards for Restaurant Dining

Love dining out? Then maybe getting a credit card that helps you specifically earn points for dining is a great idea for you. There are several cards out there that are aimed toward those who just love being in restaurants—whether you prefer sitting on a nice outdoor deck during the warm summer months, or cozying[…]

How to Earn Chase Ultimate Rewards Points

For the last five years, Chase customers have been using the Ultimate Rewards Program to earn tons of points for travel perks. As the program has developed, many travel partners have been added, including airlines, hotels and more. Let’s take a look at some of the best ways for you to earn Chase Ultimate Rewards[…]

First Progress Platinum Prestige Secured Credit Card

First Progress is offering a variety of options for those seeking secured credit cards. The First Progress Platinum Prestige MasterCard Secured credit card offers all of the advantages of any MasterCard, and, while being a secured credit card, can help you build up credit if you have none or if your credit is poor. Secured[…]