It seems that all of the cool people have had one or more credit cards hacked in recent weeks. Unfortunately, This is one club I’d rather not be in, but unfortunately I am. I’ve had 2 cards recently compromised and replaced. My Chase Freedom card had a charge from OK Cupid, which is kind of … Read More
There are two new Amex Offers on Twitter – Home Depot and Whole Food Markets.
I recently got the Citibank Prestige Card. Although it is expensive, the $450 fee (or $350 fee for Citigold customers) is offset by a $250 annual Air Travel Credit. $250 Air Travel Credit Purchases made by the Primary cardmember and Authorized Users on the Card Account are eligible for this statement credit. Please allow 1-2 … Read More
Essentials for travel planning for marathons, other road races, and larger events.
At least 10 times this month, I’ve told Won’t Run that he should take advantage of the American Express 40% bonus for transfer of Membership Rewards to British Airways Avios. I emailed, I told him on the phone, and so on and so on. I even sent him links to blogs, with tutorials on how … Read More
Get a $10 Visa Pre-paid card when you enroll Bank of America Visa Credit or Debit Card in Visa Checkout.
I’m drowning in paper: I always say I should go paperless, but I’m somewhat paper-dependent. I have paper-separation anxiety. Most of the “go paperless” offers are trivial, an insult to my neurosis – a chance (in a million) to win $1,000 or something like that. But, today I received an email offer to go paperless … Read More
If you have an Amex Business Card with OPEN (I have the SPG Business Amex), go to your online account and check your Amex Offers for You at the bottom of the page. You should see an offer which looks kind of like this: $150 back AT&T WIRELESS BUSINESS EXPENSES//Spend $ 150 or more, get … Read More
First, the bad news. It looks like the days of getting multiple US Airway Dividend Miles Mastercards is a thing of the past, at least for me. I recently applied, and was rejected. I called a few times, and still got the same response. I think it’s kind of funny that the declination letter recites … Read More
If your account got shut down and you find yourself worried and depressed, know that you are not alone and there is help. SeaKelp!