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Amex Business Platinum Fee Going Up On 1/13/22: Save Yourself A Benjamin

Update 1/13/22: This change has been made and the fee is now $695. A few months ago, American Express announced that the annual fee on the Business Platinum card would be increasing by $100 from...

Better offer: Wyndham Earner 30K + $50

Stephen alerted me this morning to the fact that there is an increased dummy booking offer on the Wyndham Earner credit card that adds a $50 statement credit after first purchase on top of...
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Alaska Visa up to 60K and $100 statement credit

The Alaska Airlines Visa Signature card is now featuring a welcome offer of 60,000 miles and a $100 statement credit along with the usual $99 (plus tax) companion certificate with $3,000 in purchases in...

[Live] United Club Infinite card: Nice new benefits for the same price.

Update 1/8/22: Reminder that the new IHG benefits should now be live (as of 1/1/22). That means IHG Platinum status and a $75 statement credit for IHG purchases for United Club Infinite cardholders between...

(Update: Extended Through 6/30/22) Chase Sapphire Reserve & Preferred add Peloton benefit (up to...

Update 1/5/22: In October 2020 Chase Sapphire Reserve and Sapphire Preferred cardholders received a benefit giving statement credits when paying for Peloton memberships. Those credits were due to expire on December 31, 2021 and so...

Dining and groceries to count toward Prestige card $250 travel credit in 2022

Miles Talk reports that Citi is once again allowing both dining and grocery purchases to count toward the Citi Prestige card's annual $250 travel credit. Citi had previously broadened the categories that qualify for the...

Debating the Hyatt dummy booking offer

For about a year now, the new cardmember offer on the World of Hyatt visa card has stunk. While Amex has marched around on a points parade and co-branded cards from United, Southwest, and...

Capital One lets you see your credit card number online

Capital One lets you view your entire credit card number and details like expiration date and CVV code online from your desktop browser or you can create a virtual number in the app. Here...

Friends don’t let friends get inferior offers

They say it's not what you know, it's who you know. Sadly, that statement sometimes rings true with referral offers: your friends might be better off knowing you than me when it comes to opening...

A well-timed retention offer yields 18.75x without a new account

The points parade marches on. I was going through credit card statements the other night when I realized that the annual fee posted on my wife's Platinum card. In late 2020, she had opened the...

Chase launches Ink Business Premier in-branch [Update: Points not combinable or transferable]

Update from Greg: There has been a lot of confusion over whether the rewards earned with the Ink Business Premier card can be transferred to other Chase cards and/or to airline and hotel programs....

It’s Time: Get Your Southwest Companion Pass [100K Offers Expired]

Now is the time to set the wheels in motion towards your Southwest Companion Pass.  The end of the calendar year is the ideal time to sign up for Southwest credit cards in order...

Awesome credit card combos w/ transferable points

A number of banks have their own points programs, and in some cases it's possible maximize value by combining the benefits of multiple cards.  For example, you can use one card to earn more...

Aeroplan Encourages Gaming: Ready Player 1?

This week, Air Canada introduced a new credit card to the U.S. market and it's surprisingly interesting!  The card seems to be specifically designed for The Games We Play.   On this week's episode of Frequent...

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