Tuesday, January 28, 2020

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The Chase Sapphire Reserve Card is starting 2020 with quite a few changes to its fees and benefits—some for the better, some for the worse. On January 12, 2020, the card’s annual fee jumped to $550. To counter this increase,...
Back in October 2019, we reported that American Express had announced an overhaul to its card benefits, scheduled to take effect January 1, 2020. Well, now that 2020 is here and those major changes have been implemented, we’ve combed...
One of the many perks of top-tier credit cards is an annual travel credit to help soften the blow of a large annual fee. While travel credits are major selling points for elite credit cards, many card users never...
We hope you’ve enjoyed our 2019 articles tailored to elite credit card holders and affluent travelers (who love their points and miles). Here are the highlights of what we covered throughout the year. Detailed Credit Card Reviews and Product Comparisons Each...
We write quite a bit about the power of earning and redeeming airline miles and credit card points, and we get that sometimes the information can seem rather abstract. While we always like to include real-life examples in our...
As much as the holidays entail a tradition of material gift-giving, there’s also an important element of giving back associated with the festive season. And thanks to collaborations with select charities, credit card holders can actually donate points and...
Price Protection is now officially a benefit of the past.

R.I.P Price Protection

Every year, leading up to the holiday season, we do a story on how to get the best price for your purchases (during the holidays and year-round) by taking advantage of a lesser-known credit card insurance known as price...
Trending now: the overhaul of credit card travel and shopping benefits. First, Citi eliminated 10 major benefits on its Prestige and Premiere cards in late September 2019. Next, Barclay Card instituted several changes—mostly negative, but some positive—to a number...
In December 2018 the rewards program of Hyatt hotels and resorts, World of Hyatt, embarked on a fabulous new partnership with Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH). SLH is a collection of 520 independent—and often highly coveted—boutique hotels...
If you recently received an ominous email from Barclay Card titled “Your benefits are changing,” you are not alone. Without going into much detail, Barclay Card outlined upcoming changes—mostly negative, but some positive—to a number of Barclay Card Mastercard...

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