The Barclaycard Arrival Plus is increasing the minimum to redeem travel statement credits from $25 to $100. That’s a big jump!
So folks are thinking about other cards with lower minimums on award redemptions.
The Barclaycard Arrival Plus Will Soon Only Allow You to Use Miles to Discount $100+ Travel Purchases. So Which Cards Might You Consider Using for Parking, Tolls, Trains, etc.?
I’ll explain which cards offer similar opportunities to earn points that you can use for travel purchases. And if it’s worth making the switch!
Posted in American Express, AMEX Fidelity, Barclays, Barclays Arrival, Beginner Tips, Cancel Credit Card, Chase, Chase Freedom, Chase Sapphire Preferred, Citi Double Cash, Citi Thank You Premier, Citibank, Credit Cards, Credit Cards, Discover, Discover It, Discover it Miles, Fidelity, Foreign Transaction Fees, No Annual Fee
Now that the busy summer travel season is here, folks are wondering how to see more of Europe for less money.
See More of Europe by Flying Discount Airlines!
One trick is to fly on budget airlines once you get to Europe.
I’ll show you when to use miles and when to pay for flights. And then tell you about a few budget airlines you may want to try!
Posted in Airline Award Booking, Airlines, Airlines, American Express, AMEX Premier Rewards Gold, Barclays, Barclays Arrival, Beginner Tips, British Airways, British Airways, Chase, Chase Sapphire Preferred, Citi Prestige, Citi Thank You Premier, Citibank, Credit Cards, Foreign Transaction Fees, Foreign Transaction Fees, Iberia, Lufthansa, Save Money, Travel Tips
Hilton has a great lineup of credit cards that make it easy to earn award stays at Hilton hotels. There are currently 4 different offers.
Emily and I Have Enjoyed Many Excellent Hilton Hotels Including This View From the Hilton Milano Stucky Venice. Find Out Which Hilton Card Is Best for You!
I’ll explain the pros and cons of each card. And help you decide which card (or 2!) you might consider.
Posted in American Express, AMEX Hilton, AMEX Hilton Surpass, Chase, Chase Hyatt, Chase Sapphire Preferred, Citi Hilton, Citi Hilton Reserve, Citi Thank You Points, Citibank, Credit Cards, Foreign Transaction Fees, Foreign Transaction Fees, Hotel Award Booking, No Annual Fee, Save Money, Travel Tips
Million Mile Secrets reader, Confused, commented:
I’ve gotten 21 cards in the last 2 years and currently only have the Chase Freedom card. Can I product change it to the Chase Sapphire Preferred? (I know I wouldn’t get a bonus but at least I’ll be able to transfer my Chase Ultimate Rewards points.)
I spoke with a Chase representative and was offered an upgrade to the Chase Sapphire Preferred. But NOT to the Chase Ink Plus, as another reader, Allen, asked.
You CAN Upgrade Your Chase Freedom Card to the Chase Sapphire Preferred… but Should You?
I’ll explain why you may want to upgrade your Chase Freedom card. And what you gain AND lose by making the switch. Continue reading
Posted in Beginner Tips, Chase, Chase Freedom, Chase Ink Bold, Chase Ink Plus, Chase Sapphire Preferred, Credit Cards, Credit Cards, Foreign Transaction Fees, Foreign Transaction Fees, Hotels, Hyatt, No Annual Fee, Reader Requests, Save Money, Southwest, Travel Tips, Ultimate Rewards, United Airlines
The Chase Ink Cash and the AMEX SimplyCash are 2 business credit cards that have cash back rewards.
Put Some Cash Back in Your Pocket! The Chase Ink Cash and AMEX SimplyCash Both Have Cash Rewards. But Which Is Better for Your Situation?
Some folks like to get cash back for their purchases. I’ll explain the differences between the 2 cards. And help you decide which 1 (or if both!) might be right for you!
Posted in American Express, AMEX Simply Cash, Business Credit Cards, Chase, Chase Ink Cash, Credit Cards, Foreign Transaction Fees, Foreign Transaction Fees, Gift Cards, No Annual Fee, Rental Cars, Ultimate Rewards