Category Archives: Credit Cards

New Chase Ritz Carlton Bonus — Should You Apply?

  Now, usually when you see a question like that in the title on other blogs, it may mean only one thing — SURE! In this case, however, I honestly don’t know and could address this question to myself. Not that I can apply for the Ritz Carlton card, since I have had one forContinue Reading

Travel Credit Cards Updates and More

  My best travel credit cards lists are updated. Best Travel Credit Cards for Miles — Free Flights Best Credit Cards for Points — Free Stays Sorry for the radio silence. Been swamped with some paid jobs since my return from Sweden that kept me from getting to this labor of love and bundle ofContinue Reading

Travel Credit Card Deals and Other Bits and Pieces: 6.19-6.26.16

  Here are a few noteworthy developments in travel credit card deals. All updated links to the best credit card deals can be found here: Best Credit Cards for Miles — Free Flights Best Credit Cards for Points — Free Stays Travel Credit Card Deals: 30,000 miles for Alaska Business Both BofA Alaska credit cardsContinue Reading

Singapore First Class Suites from the U.S. Are Available Again

  I checked JFK–SIN (via Frankfurt) availability for the next April and May and found at least 8 dates each month, with 2 seats available for most flights. Some other months are available too, but only 2-3 dates. I also checked LAX—SIN (via Tokyo) albeit cursory and found some sporadic availability, too. As a reminder,Continue Reading

Best Travel Credit Card Offers 5/29-6/5

  There have been a lot of new good travel credit card offers in the last couple of weeks. It would feel almost like 2010, if it weren’t for a few tiny little problems. American Express: “Welcome bonus offer not available to applicants who have or have had this product.” Citi: … offer not available ifContinue Reading

Will the Extension of the Chase 5/24 Rule Change the Way You Fly?

  Per Doctor of Credit, the Chase 5/24 rule has gotten extended to most of Chase cards, including co-branded products, as well. The rule is ridiculous, no matter how you look at it. Counting authorized users is utterly counter-productive and a bit sleazy, too. You encourage your cardholders to add authorized users every step of the way,Continue Reading

New Hawaiian Airlines 50000 Miles Credit Card Offer and Other Developments

  The Hawaiian award chart is hard to call generous, but the new Barclay Card Hawaiian Airlines 50000 miles offer can help. It’s not as straightforward as just filling out the application, but it’s not targeted and open to general public. HT: flightmedic How to get Hawaiian Airlines 50000 miles Go to and search forContinue Reading

Here Is the Best Credit Card Bonus Ever!

  Only on Reddit, ladies and gentlemen, where else? If you took this innocent clickbait seriously, shame on you! You shouldn’t expect any best credit cards offers ever. At least until the next economic downturn. Although, between you and me, some of the current offers are pretty damn good! As far as best credit cards go, theContinue Reading

My Wife’s App-o-Rama is 5 for 5, But It Took Forever

On March 30th, I applied for the following cards for my wife: 30K AMEX SPG (Business) 80K + 7K Chase Marriott 25K + $100 BofA Alaska 25K BofA Alaska (Business) Shortly before that she had applied for the targeted 60K Citi AAdvantage card. She was instantly approved for all cards except the Marriott. And thenContinue Reading

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