The countdown is on! The end of the year is an essential time to tidy up your wallet and get ready for the start of a whole new year of earning credit card travel rewards. Here’s 12 to do’s to finish off 2017 strong and be ready for lots of award travel in 2018,
Any opinions, analyses, reviews, or recommendations expressed here are those of the author’s alone, and have not been reviewed, approved, or otherwise endorsed by our partners, including American Express and Chase If you’re not yet thinking about your finances and credit card rewards potential for next year, you should be. Many people don’t start thinking about […]
A few weeks ago we talked about what it means when you hear people talking about the “Chase 5/24 Rule”.
In short, the rule prohibits anyone from opening a new rewards-earning Chase credit cards if they have had more than 5 new credit cards opened from any bank in the last 24 months–but just like all rules, this one has some exceptions!
While most Chase travel rewards credit card offerings fall under the 5/24 umbrella, there are a few Chase cards you can apply for that are not subject to this ruling.
If you’ve been following Cards for Travel for awhile, or have applied for more than a couple of credit cards over the last few years, you’ve most likely stumbled upon what the internet refers to as the Chase “5/24” rule. What’s it all about?
Any opinions, analyses, reviews, or recommendations expressed here are those of the author’s alone, and have not been reviewed, approved, or otherwise endorsed by our partners, including American Express and Chase. Have a big SkyTeam flight on the horizon, but short some points to make that booking via Delta? If you’ve got a credit card that’s […]
To help you figure out where to use your two free hotel nights, we’ve lined up five of our favorite Hyatt hotels in the world where you can be sure to get lots of value from your bonus—and where you’ll be guaranteed an amazing time!
Wondering what to do with the big stash of Avios? Or wondering how you can better make use of the Ultimate Rewards or Membership Rewards transfers to British Airways for travel across the Oneworld Alliance?
Looking for some creative travel ideas to put your balance of Chase Ultimate Rewards points to good use? This week our Cards for Travel team took on a challenge to plan an ultimate 5-day Ultimate Rewards tour of Seoul, South Korea. Here’s how we did it and how you can do it to!
Planning to spend your summer vacation visiting one–or maybe all 58– of the U.S. National Parks? We’ve picked 10 of our favorite parks in the western US and prepared a travel strategy to use your credit card points to get to there.
Christian and Annabelle have been using their Southwest Companion Pass since May 2016, and calculate that they’ve already racked up almost $4,000 in free flights with much more travel to come. Learn how they earned their pass, how they’re maxing out its value and what tips they have for you to get yours.