Transfer Ultimate Rewards When Canceling a Linked Credit Card

Tweet If you are going to cancel an Ultimate Rewards credit card account, it is essential that you transfer your Ultimate Rewards before canceling.  In the last month, I’ve cancelled two Chase Sapphire Preferred cards.  The first was my wife’s card.  The second was my own.  I actually cancelled my Chase Sapphire Preferred Visa in order to open up […]

Tips for The Platinum Card ® from American Express $200 Airline Rebate

Tweet I’ve previously blogged about how I thought the $450 annual fee for the The Platinum Card ® from American Express was insane. I also thought anyone who would pay $450 for the card was too full of herself. However, after having the card for nearly a year, I’d like to say that the annual fee […]

American Express Business Gold 50,000 Bonus Point Expiration is TODAY

Tweet I’m enjoying the weekend/week visiting with families.  My in-laws celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary this weekend.  In the midst of all the activity, I neglected to take the time last night to switch out my Frontier Airline credit card review and tell you about the American Express Business Gold card expiration expiring today. Anyway, […]

Barclay Frontier Credit Card Review and Value Analysis | 35,000 Mile Sign Up Bonus

Tweet This week I was looking for flights for my wife from Denver to Houston.  This market is very competitive, and so prices are usually quite low.  The lowest price was on Frontier Airlines.  When we lived in Houston, we used to fly them quite a bit on flights up to Denver.  I always thought […]

Choice Privileges (10%) and Priority Club (50%) Purchase Points Promotions

Tweet Today both Choice and Priority Club announced bonuses when you buy miles. Choice Privileges Points Purchase 10% Promotion Between November 15th and December 31st, buy Choice hotel points and earn an additional 10%.   As per the Choice Privileges terms and conditions, you can buy up to 10,000 points in a single transaction.  With […]

Chase Ink Products Lower Minimum Spend & Get Help Navigating All the Ink Products

Tweet Let’s start off with the good news first. Chase has lowered the minimum spend on the following Chase Ink products: Ink Bold – 50,000 point bonus after spending $5,000 in the first three months Ink Plus – 50,000 points after spending $5,000 in the first three months Ink Classic – 20,000 after spending $3,000 […]

20% United Mileage Discount, BlueBird/Vanilla Reload Update, General Blog Notes

Tweet There are a couple of messages/questions I want to get out, so today we’ll have a varied post that covers several travel topics and topics related only to this blog. 20% United Economy Mileage Discount to Europe Between now and November 15th, you can book economy United award flights to Europe for 20% less. […]

How to Maximize the Hyatt Credit Card for Suite Upgrades

Tweet The Hyatt credit card by Chase has always been on my list of cards to investigate in the future. I’ve known that there is a possibility to get suite upgrades, but I’ve always had a list of Chase cards that have been on the top of my ‘to apply for list’.  However, since I’ve […]