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Chase Freedom Q1 and Q2 Bonuses Announced for 2017!

The Chase Freedom credit card comes with rotating quarterly bonus categories where you can earn 5x points on your purchase (up to $1,500 per quarter) instead of the regular 1x point per dollar spent. Since 2016 is coming to an end, Chase recently announced the 2017 Q1 and Q2 rotating categories for this card. These bonus categories…

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Approved Despite Chase’s “5/24”!

Once December hit I was finally cleared for Chase’s “5/24” rule. I had been anxiously waiting for the day when I could finally apply for another Chase card! In November of 2014, I was approved for two credit cards, so once December 1st hit, I was brought down 4 personal credit card applications approved in…

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My $300 Travel Credit with the Chase Sapphire Reserve Card

Exactly a week ago I applied for the Chase Sapphire Reserve credit card. My goal was to get this card just in time to utilize the $300 travel credit in 2016. For those unaware, your $00 travel transaction on the card must hit by your December statement close date, you do not actually have until the…

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Chase Ink Preferred 80,000 Point Bonus!

The Chase Ink Preferred card is a new business credit card replacing the Chase Ink Plus card. With this card, you’ll earn 80,000 Chase Ultimate Reward points after you spend $5,000 on the card within the first 3 months. This is a great bonus offer, especially since I put a high value on Ultimate Reward points. This…

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Top 10 Questions About the Chase Sapphire Reserve Credit Card

With the current offer for the Chase Sapphire Reserve credit cards, I’ve receive many emails with some valid questions regarding both the card and the offer that I wanted to share with all readers. Feel free to comment with any more questions you might have and I’ll be sure to respond! Top 10 Chase Sapphire…

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How Does the Chase Sapphire Reserve $300 Travel Credit Work?

Last week I wrote about a brand new credit card with an awesome sign up bonus called the Chase Sapphire Reserve card. While I have detailed out many of the benefits of the card in that prior post, I really wanted to highlight probably the most lucrative perk of the card, the $300 travel credit. What Exactly…

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$10 Free to Amazon for Chase Ultimate Reward Customers

You can get $10 off a $10 or more purchase at Amazon.com by linking your Chase Ultimate Rewards account and using your points for the purchase. While using points is typically a bad redemption, you only need to use 1 point to qualify which is awesome. And while this is a great offer to get $10 for…

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50,000 Bonus Points for the Chase Sapphire Preferred Credit Card

I wanted to let you know that the very popular Chase Sapphire Preferred credit card is offering an increased sign up offer at 50,000 points. This is actually one of my favorite “travel” cards and am glad to finally see a higher bonus. And fortunately, it looks like this offer will stick around for awhile.…

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Transferring Chase Ultimate Reward Points to Amtrak…. Is it Worth it for Northeast Passengers?

First off, you only have a few days left to transfer Chase Ultimate Reward points to Amtrak. On December 8, 2015, they are discontinuing their partnership, so that leaves you through midnight of December 7, 2015 to actually make any transfers to Amtrak if you so desire. With that being said, is transferring Chase Ultimate Reward points…

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5 Reasons I Recommend the Chase Sapphire Preferred for Newbies

I am constantly asked the question “Which credit card should I get?” And of course the answer is always “It Depends!” It depends on your everyday purchases, the amount you spend per month on your credit card, how you like to earn and redeem your points, etc. Typically there is much more of a conversation…

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