Best Cash Back Credit Cards with Mileage Transfer Options

Tweet Last week I introduced 7 situations where cash back credit cards beat miles credit cards.  At the end of the article, I alluded to the fact that your best option is to find a card that allows you to do both – earn cash back or earn miles.  A card that allows that will […]

What Can You Do With Ultimate Rewards Points?

Tweet There is currently several credit card options for earning Ultimate Rewards Points. Chase Sapphire Preferred 40,000 point sign up bonus after spending $3,000 in the first three months. Chase Ink Bold (business card) 50,000 point sign up bonus after spending $5,000 in the first three months. Chase Plus (business card) 50,000 point sign up bonus after […]

Get 20-25% More Value Out of 50,000 Chase Sapphire Preferred Points

Tweet The thing to love about the 40,000 Ultimate Rewards offer is the flexibility of the points.  This is especially true if you already have a stash of air miles.  The Ultimate Rewards program will help you to get closer to the ever illusive free vacation. In this post, you’ll learn how to s-t-r-e-t-c-h your […]

Chase Sapphire Preferred and Sapphire Preferred Ultimate Rewards Value Analysis

Tweet Today we’ll be looking at the the points system associated with Chase Sapphire and Chase Sapphire Preferred.  Here at Help Me Travel Cheap I’m in the process of comparing the travel value of different credit card rewards programs. **Update: As of May 16th, 2011 Chase is offering a 40,000 sign up bonus for the […]