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Aug 24

Chase Sapphire Reserve: Up to $1,500 Sign-Up Bonus

I wasn’t going to bother writing about this card, mostly because I have written too much about credit cards recently, but I got enough questions about it that it seemed worthwhile. And, let’s face it, being able to say “up to $1,500” sounds kind of cool. Chase Sapphire Reserve The card in question is the Chase …

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Jul 22

Are Bank Credit Card Points The Way To Go?

I’m normally not a big fan of having points just for the sake of having them (unless you got those points for free). There’s no need, for instance, to apply for a United Airlines credit card if you are never going to fly them. Thus, do you need Chase Ultimate Rewards points or Citibank ThankYou …

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May 07

A big British Airways promo and an upgraded credit card bonus

I got an email today with an offer for “up to 115,000 Bonus Avios” from British Airways (“Avios” is their fancy term for miles, since just saying “miles” would be too commonplace.).  This was it; I was sure it was going to be their annual offer of 100,000 Avios for the credit card sign-up.  Alas, …

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Oct 07

Chase Ink Plus: 70,000 points sign-up bonus ($700-875 or 70,000 miles)

The single best reason to get any rewards credit card is for the sign-up bonus.  And Chase just put out a whopper in its Ink Plus Business card, offering 70,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards (UR) points for spending $5,000 in the first three months.  These points can be exchanged for a $700 statement credit or for …

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