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Chase recently added Emirates as a transfer partner — here are the best ways to use points for award flights and seat upgrades

Several Chase credit cards, including the Chase Sapphire Reserve and Chase Sapphire Preferred Card, earn Ultimate Rewards points, which you can transfer to airline and hotel travel partners. While Chase’s rewards program is among the most valuable, it’s made updates in response to other programs like Amex Membership Rewards and […]
Chase recently added Emirates as a transfer partner — here are the best ways to use points for award flights and seat upgrades
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7 ways my credit cards make travelling cheaper, easier, and more fun

For the last eight years I’ve successfully used rewards credit cards to travel for pennies on the dollar. Even though cards like the Hilton Honours Aspire Card from American Express and the The Business Platinum® Card from American Express carry high annual fees, they provide benefits like free nights at […]
7 ways my credit cards make travelling cheaper, easier, and more fun
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6 signs you’re using the wrong credit card

Different credit cards work better for different people, and factors like how much debt you carry and how often you travel can play a role. If you’ve had the same credit card for a decade or longer, there’s a good chance you would benefit from upgrading to a new card […]
6 signs you’re using the wrong credit card
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The 7 best hotel credit cards from Hilton, IHG, Marriott, and more

The best hotel credit cards of 2019: Best for Hilton elite status: Hilton Honours Aspire Card from American Express Best for IHG stays: IHG Rewards Club Premier Credit Card Best for Hilton stays with a non-premium annual fee: Hilton Honours American Express Surpass® Card Best for Hyatt stays: The World […]
The 7 best hotel credit cards from Hilton, IHG, Marriott, and more
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The best credit card for Delta flyers in 2019 isn’t even a Delta card

Although Delta offers a few co-branded credit cards, there’s a different credit card that’s actually a better choice for the airline’s regulars. The Platinum Card® from American Express is more useful for Delta passengers, since it offers much more extensive airport lounge access than Delta’s equivalent card, up to a […]
The best credit card for Delta flyers in 2019 isn’t even a Delta card
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I have 26 credit cards, but there are just 5 I use on a daily basis

Credit card expert Holly Johnson has 26 different personal and business credit card accounts alongside her husband, but she doesn’t carry all the cards at once. For her, the Chase Sapphire Reserve is a no-brainer for travel and dining expenses since consumers earn 3x points for each dollar they spend. […]
I have 26 credit cards, but there are just 5 I use on a daily basis
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You can now earn MYER one Credits no matter where you shop

Ask any good financial adviser for their best tip for saving and it will inevitably be something along the lines of “make your money work harder for you, don’t work harder for your money.” Your credit card should be no exception – if you’re on a good rewards program. One […]
You can now earn MYER one Credits no matter where you shop
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After years of trying to maximise my credit card points I stumbled on a system to get the most value from my daily spending, and I’d tell anyone to try it

Personal Finance Insider writes about products, strategies, and tips to help you make smart decisions with your money. Business Insider may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. Trying to find the perfect credit card can be overwhelming, […]
After years of trying to maximise my credit card points I stumbled on a system to get the most value from my daily spending, and I’d tell anyone to try it
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After years of trying to maximise my credit card points I stumbled on a system to get the most value from my daily spending, and I’d tell anyone to try it

Personal Finance Insider writes about products, strategies, and tips to help you make smart decisions with your money. Business Insider may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. Trying to find the perfect credit card can be overwhelming, […]
After years of trying to maximise my credit card points I stumbled on a system to get the most value from my daily spending, and I’d tell anyone to try it
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10 Things To Consider Before Getting A New Credit Card In 2013

[credit provider=”Instagram/ericabibi_” url=”http://statigr.am/viewer.php#/detail/330701328408357971_245075490″] It’s time for new beginnings, and perhaps that means a new credit card.Finding a good card — and managing it well — can boost your buying power and credit score. But be careful.
10 Things To Consider Before Getting A New Credit Card In 2013
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8 Ways To Buy Holiday Gifts With Just Rewards Points

[credit provider=”Daniel Goodman / Business Insider”] Cash-poor this holiday season? Maybe it’s time to dust off those credit card rewards points.They’re great for this time of year and can bail out your bank account with big discounts on just about everything you buy.
8 Ways To Buy Holiday Gifts With Just Rewards Points
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There Are Only 5 Credit Cards That Will Help Fund Your Retirement

[credit provider=”Dr. Hemmert/Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/tommyhj/168522711/sizes/m/in/photostream/”] Credit cards can do a variety of things: Buy items, facilitate auto-billing, earning rewards, and more. Some might even call them the Swiss Army Knife of the financial world.But, can credit cards be used to help build a retirement nest egg? The answer is, yes.
There Are Only 5 Credit Cards That Will Help Fund Your Retirement
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The Wackiest Things You Can Buy With Rewards Points

[credit provider=”Virgin Galactic/Mark Greenberg”] Sure, credit card rewards can earn miles toward airline flights, hotel stays and even cash.But there are some other, weirder gifts out there you can also buy with points. From sod to outer space, not much is off limits.
The Wackiest Things You Can Buy With Rewards Points
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Jet Setters Will Love These Credit Cards For Hotel Rewards

[credit provider=”Flickr / Sebastian Niedlich (Grabthar)” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/2716678425/in/photostream/”] If you’re a casual traveller, signing up for a hotel credit card can qualify you for upgrades and special perks usually reserved for touring rock stars.Frequent guests can cover the costs of personal trips to the kinds of resorts not usually covered under […]
Jet Setters Will Love These Credit Cards For Hotel Rewards