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Recently, credit card companies have been implementing some changes discouraging people from applying for the same card multiple times. The company that took the most extreme approach is American Express - you can now only get the sign-up bonus on each of their cards once per lifetime! Chase also has a limiting factor, but not on sign-up bonuses, it's on…

balance transfers count towards minimum spend

I recently got asked this question a few times so I figured writing a post about it is a good idea. Do balance transfers count towards minimum spend? The quick and short answer is NO. And you also can NOT earn points on balance transfers from any of the rewards credit cards out there, at least as far as I know.…

Miles-and-points-beginners-guide

I've always said that my favorite way of boosting up my points and miles accounts is credit cards sign-up bonus. In this post I will list 11 of the top travel credit cards all of which I got in 2015 and I will give a brief overview of their benefits.   Always remember though, you have to be very responsible…

Chase Freedom Cash Back Categories

The Chase Freedom credit card is my favorite $0 annual fee card, largely because of the chase freedom cash back categories that change quarterly. Chase just announced the 5% cash back bonus categories for 2016. You can earn up to 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in combined purchases each quarter in the above categories. You also earn unlimited 1% cash…

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