New Benefits for Platinum American Express Cardmembers

Nobody likes a retraction of benefits.  But, owners of the American Express Platinum credit card have seen a lot of that over the past few years.  The biggest one came recently, when American Airlines and US Airways announced that cardmembers will no longer have access to their lounges, and Delta dictating that only the primary[…]

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[…]

Chase Hyatt Hotel Credit Card Review

Those with a taste for luxury will enjoy the metal Chase Hyatt credit card. Though Hyatt may not offer as many properties as the competitors, they tend to be nicer. Plus, this card is one of the most lucrative hotel cards on the market. Though its $75 annual fee isn’t waived for the first year,[…]

Chase Marriott Rewards Premier Credit Card Review

First of all, the Chase Marriott Rewards Premier card is pretty. It’s pure black, somehow both shiny and matte, and distinctly heavy from the real metal inside. Edit: see here for a higher limited time offer.  But beauty is only skin-deep. For the Marriott diehard, this card also promises some valuable rewards. Although the card carries[…]

The Citi & American Express Hilton HHonors Credit Cards Review

  Hilton hotels number over 4,000 and are located all over the world, making the chain a solid choice for the prolific traveler. The Hilton HHonors program comes in four credit cards, two with an annual fee and two without. This article focuses on the two Hilton cards with no annual fee, the Citi Hilton[…]

Visa Signature Card Benefits Guide

We talk about Visa Signature benefits a lot, for good reason. They are thorough and packed with value — and most Visa Signature holders don’t even realize the full extent of it. Here’s your guide to the nitty-gritty. Basically, the Signature cards are Visa’s highest tier of quality. Some well-known Signature cards include the Chase[…]

Friday Feature: Earn 3x Points on Dining with Chase Sapphire Card

Each Friday, we like to inform you of a new credit card feature or deal. Chase recently announced that the Chase Sapphire card, which normally offers you 2x points at restaurants, will now offer you 3x points on the first Friday of the month through 2013. Every point counts! Something to also consider if you[…]

Starwood Preferred Guest: stellar travel rewards

When it comes to rewards credit cards, you often have to pick between value and flexibility. Not so with the Starwood Preferred Guest travel rewards card from American Express. Although the Barclaycard Arrival™ World MasterCard® has a higher sign up bonus, and earns 2x on all purchases – you get flexibility with the Starwood Preferred Guest[…]

Friday Feature: Free Fandango Movie Ticket with Visa Signature Card

For all of you looking for Friday evening plans, maybe this will help. A Visa Signature perk being offered from April 19th to August 2nd is the Buy One, Get One Free offer through Fandango. Your tickets must be purchased on a Friday for a Friday movie, and you can only do this once per[…]