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AAdvantage Credit Card Reduced Mileage Awards For October-December 2010!

Q4 Reduced Mileage Awards Linky Fly to select cities worldwide for 7,500 less miles than American Airlines regularly charges if you have the AAdvantage World...

HURRY! 3-In-1 Equifax Credit Report With Score Power For Free!!!

Update: Dead! Equifax Score Power Linky Just select the "Score Power-Include your 3 in 1 credit report" for $39.95. When you checkout you don't need to enter...

Chase Freedom Visa: Get $100 Cash Back After Spending $799 And Get 1%-5% Cash Back On Purchases!

Chase Freedom Visa Linky If you are looking for cashback instead of a mileage card this one looks pretty good. You get $100 cash back for...

HOT!!! Signup For The Chase Sapphire Preferred Card, Spend $3K In 3 Months, And Get 25,000 Continental Or British Airways Miles, Or A Ticket...

Chase Sapphire Preferred Linky Need help getting to $3,000? The US Mint should be able to help you there in no time! You get...

HOT! AMEX Premier Rewards Gold Card Now Offering At Least 25,000 Signup Bonus Points!!!

Update: DEAD! Related: “I Got Approved For The AMEX Premier Rewards Gold Card…Now What Do I Do With The Points?” Update 2: HURRY! This offer expires...

HOT! Get 50,000 United Miles For Opening A United Chase Visa Signature Card!

Update: To get the 50,000 miles offer you can enter in the wrong zip code for your account and be transferred to an agent....

Get 2,000 Starpoints For Adding 2 Additional Cardmembers To Your Starwood AMEX Account!

Related: Starwood AMEX Linky Offer Linky -You will get 1,000 Starpoints for adding each new additional cardholder onto your account. -The additional cardholder must spend $150 within...

CNN: “Don’t sweat it: Canceling a credit card won’t hurt your score”

Article Linky This is something that I've always known.  I've opened and closed hundreds of credit cards and still have a pristine credit score along...

Coming Soon: Hyatt Visa Signature Card By Chase!

Hyatt is finally going to be offering a credit card. It will be issued by Chase bank as a Visa Signature card. What excites me are...

New Credit Card Act Goes Into Effect On Monday…

Getting a new credit card may get tougher come Monday when the new CARD act goes into effect. If you are under 21 you may...

Return Protection: AMEX Starwood Vs. Chase Sapphire.

One of my favorite fringe benefits of the AMEX Starwood card is the return protection.  Sure the Starpoints are amazing and other fringe benefits...

Discover Current Teen Debit Card: Free For The First Month And Fundable With A Credit Card!

Update: Per request of Discover, all comments on this post have been removed and future comments on this post are not allowed. Discover Current Debit...

North Of The Border Starwood Envy? Get The Canadian Starwood Mastercard From MBNA!

Update 2: The current signup and spending threshold bonus for the Canadian Starwood Mastercard is slated to expire on 08/31! Be sure to sign...

HOT! Get 25,000 Points For Signing Up For A Chase Sapphire Preferred Card!

Update: Even with already having 3 other personal Chase cards (Continental Presidential Plus MC, United Visa, and Chase Freedom) I was able to get...

HURRY! Last Chance For A Free First Year With Double Points On Gas And Groceries On The AMEX Gold Rewards Charge Card!

AMEX Gold Rewards Consumer Charge Card Linky AMEX is set to eliminate their longstanding offer for the first year free on their Gold Rewards charge...

Free Credit Report With Credit Score For AMEX Cardholders!

www.americanexpress.com/creditreport This is for 30 days access to your "Experian Plus" score, you do not need to cancel the service, it will cancel automatically after...

Double Miles For Paying Your Taxes With A United Credit Card!

Offer Linky Read T's And C's for full rules.

AMEX Offers Ending Soon!

Delta Consumer AMEX: Fee-free for first year. Get 20,000 bonus miles with your first purchase, and 5,000 additional bonus miles for requesting 2 additional...

HOT! AMEX Is Now Giving A 25,000 Mile Signup Bonus When You Get A Delta AMEX Consumer Or Business Card!

You can now get a free domestic ticket on Delta or their Skyteam partners (Continental, Northwest, etc.) when you apply for either of these...

And The Winner Is…

Congratulations to Avi Rubenfeld of Chesterfield, MO for winning last week's credit card promo!

3 Day Flash Promo: Apply For A Credit Card And You May Win A Free One-Way Business Class Ticket!

Today is the last day for this promo! There's no better time than now to finally switch to that Starwood card that you know...

More Info On Fico ’08, And What It Will Mean For You!

Credit scores will be changing at all 3 credit agencies over the course of this year, here is some of what's known about the...

AAdvantage Credit Card Reduced Mileage Awards For January-March 2008!

Related Post: AAdvantage Credit Card Reduced Mileage Awards Special Edition For January-February 2008 Linky Q1 Reduced Mileage Awards Linky Fly to select cities worldwide for 7,500...

SMOKING HOT! GET $50 CASH BACK FOR SIGNING UP FOR A FREE 30 DAY TRIAL WITH CITI IDENTITY MONITOR AND GET ALL 3 OF...

Update 2: Don't forget to cancel this if you don't want to pay the $12.95 monthly fee!  Update: By now you should have received the...

How To Build Credit 101

You're 18 years old and you're ready to play the lucrative miles game! Only problem, you've applied for some great-sounding credit cards and have been...

HOT!!! Continental Airlines World Business And Consumer Mastercards: Open Up Either One And Transfer The 20,000 Signup Miles To Get $2,000 In Hotel Stays...

Update: There's been some interesting discussion in the comments about whether you will be able cancel the card once you get the miles and...

Amtrak Guest Rewards Mastercard From Chase…

Correction: This article originally indicated that the Amtrak World Mastercard included car rental liability insurance everywhere in the world. It does not have that...

Special Edition Of Citi AA Platinum Card Reduced AAdvantage AAwards!

Related Post: AAdvantage Credit Card Reduced Mileage Awards For October-Decmber 2007 Linky These are valid from any US48 city for AA flights between 01/08/08 and...

Get A 15% Bonus When You Transfer AMEX MR Points Into Delta Skymiles!

If only Delta's Saver reward availability wasn't so incredibly poor, this would actually be a sweet deal... Offer Linky

HOT!!! Get Free Stuff For Enrolling In AMEX’s Premium Insurances!!!

AMEX has a number of premium insurances, some of which are actually quite a sweet deal. Without going too much in depth into each one,...

Starwood AMEX Personal Card Goes Up To $45 After The First Free Year.

The Starwood AMEX personal card annual fee went up from $30 to $45 this past week. The fee for the first year continues to be...

AAdvantage Credit Card Reduced Mileage Awards For October-December 2007 Released!

Quarterly reduced mileage awards are one of the benefits of the AA Credit Card. Related Posts: AAdvantage Credit Card Reduced Mileage Awards For July-September 2007...

Still Alive-Get 25,000 AMEX MR Points For Opening A Free Business Gold Rewards Card!

Update: Links fixed. Anyone Can Easily Get A Business Card 25,000 AMEX MR points can be easily transferred into 25,000 Continental miles. 25,000 Continental miles is enough...

American Express Financial Review-What Is It And How To Avoid It…

American Express occasionally freezes the credit card accounts of individuals with high-risk patterns. They request lots of personal information, such as IRS returns, that most...

Current AMEX Promos For The Month Of July!

Reminder: Apply for these special signup offers before it's too late!Originally posted on 07/08Related Links:Google Credit Card Processing LinkyHow Anyone Can Easily Get A...

Another Special Edition Of Citi Reduced AAdvantage AAwards!

Related Post: AAdvantage Credit Card Reduced Mileage Awards For July-September 2007 LinkyThese are valid from any US48 city for AA flights between September 7,...

Get ANOTHER 2,500 Starwood Points When You Are Activating Your Starwood Consumer Card!!!

Related Post:Hot AMEX Signup Bonuses For July!This is really simple, but it may not work for everyone.I discovered this after activating a few family...

Current AMEX Promos For The Month Of July!

Related Links:Google Credit Card Processing LinkySee the knowledgebase for numerous additional articles.Consumer Cards:Jetblue:Annual fee=$40Special Offer:-Get 50 award points (instead of the regular 25) with...

An Attempt At Clarifying People’s Confusion Regarding Starpoints…

Note: Even if you didn't follow these steps and you signed for the starwood credit card before getting a starwood number, you will still...

SMOKING HOT! Get 25,000 AMEX MR Points For Opening A Business Gold Rewards Card!

Related Post:How To Get A Business Credit CardAmex Business Gold Rewards 25,000 MR Points Offer LinkyThe first year on this card is fee-free!25,000 Amex...

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