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Credit Cards

The number one way to rack up a lot of points/miles is through credit cards. Whether it is taking advantage of a great sign-up bonus or maximizing bonus categories, we are here to help.

Credit Cards for Beginners

If you are just getting started, then we have some advice for you. There are a few things you should learn before making your first applications. Read these posts to help:


Getting to Know the Banks

As you delve deeper into miles/points you will start hearing about the various banks and credit card products. While there are a ton of banks that offer rewards cards, the three biggest players are Chase, Citi and American Express. Each of these banks has their own rewards program and quirks.

Program Overview

Ultimate Rewards

Credit Cards


Program Overview

Membership Rewards

Credit Card Benefits



Credit Card Reconsideration

Once you have learned about the basics and studied the banks, then it becomes time to apply. If you aren’t approved right away, we have some tips that could help you turn that fate around.


Credit Card Retention

Rewards cards come with annual fees and not every card is worth keeping long term. When you try to cancel, sometimes banks try to keep your business with lucrative offers. Here is some information on maximizing those offers.


More Help

In the section below you’ll find links to all of our credit card related posts. You can also find even more relevant articles on our resources page. We have five years worth of dedicated credit card content to explore.

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All Credit Card Related Posts

Neiman Marcus Amex Offer – Get $50 or 5K Membership Rewards...

There is a new Neiman Marcus Amex offer that can net you $50 or 5,000 Membership Rewards points for a $250 purchase. It was found on a few different cards.

Amex RAT on the Prowl – Clawing Back Self Referral Bonuses

Amex RAT on the Prowl - Clawing Back Self Referral Bonuses American Express made referrals easier last year. They now let you refer to any...

Upgrade to Marriott Bonvoy Boundless and Get Two Free Night Awards

If you have a Marriott Premier credit card, you can get free nights for upgrading to the new Marriott Bonvoy Boundless card. There's several offers available that will vary for each account.

Get a $400 Bonus with the TD Business Solutions Card

TD Bank has an increased signup bonus for its TD Business Solutions Credit Card. You can now get $400 when you are approved for a new card.

How to Easily Remove A Chase Account from Your Online Banking...

Nothing bothers me more then needless clutter on my online accounts. I show you how to easily remove a Chase account online once you have closed it.

(Rumor) Could Citi DoubleCash Be The Next “New” Hotness – Potential...

There is a change coming for the Citi DoubleCash card this fall. It could end up making the Citi DoubleCash the IT card or it could be a dud.

Increased Offers for Delta Credit Cards Still Available

Luckily these same offers that expired a few days ago, are still be available through referral links until 7/31/2019.

(New Link!) More Pay Over Time Offers Sent Out – An...

People are reporting that they have been getting new Pay Over Time offers which means they are getting the easiest 10,000 points possible.

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